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27 May 2016 @ 06:23 am
Harlan Ellison is an honorable man*  
Remembering Roger Zelazny remembering other writers.
*There appears to be no Shakespearian irony here.

Thanx to Tor.com.
(no subject) - Tom Jackson on May 27th, 2016 02:19 pm (UTC) (Expand)
El Coyote Gordo: actualsupergee on May 27th, 2016 02:40 pm (UTC)
Never knew the man, but loved a lot of his work.
Randy Byers: powers expdtrandy_byers on May 28th, 2016 03:05 pm (UTC)
I didn't know that Zelazny was from Cleveland. Makes me wonder whether Jerry Kaufman knew him. I'll have to ask.

The Delany/Tricon story reminds me of one Delany told at a reading, about how a young guy (I can't remember now if he was pre- or post-pubescent) sidled up to him and asked if he was the Samuel R. Delany who wrote Babel-17. When Delany said yes, the kid asked if threesomes as depicted in the book happened in real life. When Delany said yes to that, the kid gave a huge, happy sigh.