Poetry. Award-winning SF author Brian Aldiss ventures into new territory with this, his first, full-length poetry collection. Named Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America in 2000, Aldiss authored The Saliva Tree, the Helliconia series, Trillion Year Spree, and Jocasta-books beloved to SF lovers everywhere. Three of his works have been adapted to the big screen, including Spielberg's 2001 film AI:Artificial Intelligence. Whether you're a current or potential Aldiss fan, you'll enjoy the range, vigor and intimate self-portrait of these poems. This self-revealing volume allows readers to,
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Brian Wilson Aldiss, OBE (born August 18, 1925 in East Dereham, Norfolk, England) is a prolific English author of both general fiction and science fiction. His byline reads either Brian W. Aldiss or simply Brian Aldiss. Greatly influenced by SF pioneer H. G. Wells, Aldiss is a vice-president of the international H. G. Wells Society. He is also (with Harry Harrison) co-president of the Birmingham Science Fiction Group. His brilliant writings of space and time can be compared to that of Isaac Asimov, Greg Bear and Arthur C Clarke.Review:
"[Aldiss'] voice is assuredly his own, and his style is elegant, sometimes elegiac, always carefully honed, never affected." --Willis E. McNelly
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Book Description Mayapple Press, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0932412610
Book Description Mayapple Pr, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 71 pages. 8.75x6.00x0.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 0932412610