Entry updated 29 September 2020. Tagged: Author.
(1941-2020) US Catholic cleric, ultimately Archbishop of Newark 2001-2016, who collaborated with his friend (since childhood) Gary K Wolf on the short story "The Unhardy Boys in Outer Space" (in Amityville House of Pancakes, Volume 3, anth 2006, ed Pete S Allen) using the pseudonym Jehane Baptiste; the tale is set on the International Space Station. His second collaboration with Wolf, this time writing as Archbishop John J Myers, was the retro Space Opera Space Vulture (2008), written in explicit homage to the heyday of Planet Stories. [DRL]
John Joseph Myers
born Earlville, Illinois: 26 July 1941
died Ottawa, Illinois: 24 September 2020
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