Entry updated 12 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1942- ) US author of The Time of the Emergency (1977), an sf novel set in a world subsequent to a nuclear Holocaust – but how much farther into the future it is hard to distinguish – so that the abstract desert and surreal hotel that provide a stage for the four protagonists' shattered behaviour may in fact be described as inhabiting a Ruined Earth. [JC]
born San Francisco, California: 23 February 1942
- The Time of the Emergency (Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, 1977) [hb/]
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