Monday, February 07, 2011

A. E. van Vogt 1912-2000 SFRevu Tribute - Ernest Lilley

Including bits by these authors : Van is Here, But Van is Gone by Harlan Ellison
Poul Anderson / Ray Bradbury / Sir Arthur Clarke CBE

Jack L. Chalker / James Gunn / David Langford / Paul Levinson / Richard Matheson / Jerry Pournelle / Mike Resnick / Robert J. Sawyer / Michael Swanwick / Jack Williamson

"These prefatory words are, in truth, far shorter than their subject deserves. Alfred E. van Vogt, since the appearance of his first two stories --'Black Destroyer" and "Discord in Scarlet" (Astounding Science Fiction, July and December 1939) the most memorable debut in the long history of the genre - has been a giant."

4.5 out of 5