Evelyn C. Leeper's Home Page: Books, Travel, and More

Last updated 18 Jul 2014
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This week's MT VOID contents :

Dealing in Science Fiction Classics at Readercon
21 Jokes So Clever You Probably Won't Understand Them 
     (comments by Mark R. Leeper)
The V-2 Missile Was a Huge Mistake (comments by Mark R. Leeper)
The Hugo Nominations for Best Dramatic Presentation 2014 
     (screed, diatribe, and ramble by Dale L. Skran, Jr.)
PARTICLE FEVER (film review by Mark R. Leeper)
DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES (film review by Mark R. Leeper)
ANCILLARY JUSTICE by Ann Leckie (book review 
     by Dale L. Skran, Jr.)
WARBOUND by Larry Correia (book review by Joe Karpierz)
HARD MAGIC by Larry Correia (book review 
     by Gwendolyn Karpierz)
DESTINATION SPACE (television review by Dale L. Skran, Jr.)
GREASEPAINT (film review by Mark R. Leeper)
This Week's Reading (THE SMARTEST KIDS IN THE WORLD and 
     (book comments by Evelyn C. Leeper)
Quote of the Week

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Featured articles, trip logs, and convention reports:

Mark and I were Fan Guests of Honor for Windycon XXIX, November 8-10, 2002. Here are:

What I do:

If you want to get some idea of my philosophy, check out my .sig quotes.

I have been nominated for the Hugo Award for Best Fan Writer twelve times, most recently in 2001.

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[photo of George Eliot]

"Enveloped in a common mist, we seem to walk in clearness ourselves, and behold only the mist that enshrouds others." --George Eliot, "Leaves from a Note-Book"

Here are some links to sites of interest:

Also available are:

  • Details on the "Danish King and the Star of David" story
  • George Eliot's "Shadows of the Coming Race" (an interesting piece of futurism, including discussion of what came to be called Von Neumann machines!)
  • Edward Everett Hale's Brick Moon
  • Mark Twain's "War Prayer"
  • Ambrose Bierce's "Killed at Resaca"

    Evelyn C. Leeper