J G Ballard

J.G. Ballard (15 November 1930 - 19 April 2009) was an English novelist, short story writer, and prominent member of the New Wave movement in science fiction. His best-known books are Crash (1973), adapted into a film by David Cronenberg, The Atrocity Exhibition (1970), and the semi-autobiographical Empire of the Sun (1984), made into a film by Steven Spielberg.

Personality Profile For J G Ballard

J G Ballard

The following is a personality profile of J G Ballard based on his work.

J G Ballard is shrewd and skeptical.

He is independent, he has a strong desire to have time to himself. He is laid-back as well: he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. But, J G Ballard is also empathetic: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with achieving success: he makes decisions with little regard for how they show off his talents.


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