Capturing a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the world of science fiction, this unique autobiography by Robert Silverberg shows how famous stories in this genre were conceived and written. Chronicling his career as one of the most important American science fiction writers of the 20th century, this account reveals how he rose to prominence as the pulp era was ending-and the genre was beginning to take on a more sophisticated tone-to eventually be named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America.I thought it was a pretty good book at the time, and perhaps it was, but ita#39;s a very early work of mine indeed. ... though he let me know hea#39;d be delighted to publish something of mine, he turned down the first few stories I sent him, offering great regrets ... The specific genesis of aWarm Mana came at the famous Milford Writersa#39; Conference of September, 1956, where I was the youngest author, surrounded byanbsp;...
|Title||:||Other Spaces, Other Times|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2014-05-29|