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Nichols, Robert [2]

Entry updated 12 August 2018. Tagged: Author.

(1919-2010) US poet and author of the Daily Lives in Nghsi-Altai sequence describing in fictionalized terms a pacific, agricultural, myth-driven Utopia, beginning with Red Shift: An Introduction to Nghsi-Altai (1977) with Peter Schumann and ending with Exile: Book IV of Daily Lives in Nghsi-Altai (1978). From the Steam Room: A Satire of Global Perspective on the Financial Ruin of New York (1993) is a Near Future Satire set in a bankrupt New York; the tale is told in a tone of hallucinated dismay. It has been wrongly suggested that Nichols's full name is Robert Malise Bowyer Nichols Jr, and that he is the son of Robert Nichols (see above). [JC]

Robert Brayton Nichols

born Worcester, Massachusetts: 15 July 1919

died Thetford, Vermont: 14 October 2010

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