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Franson, Robert Wilfred

(?   -    ) US author of the Overflight sequence beginning with The Shadow of the Ship (1983; rev 2014), set in a universe where interstellar travel is accomplished through a kind of Parallel World desert, by caravans; a disparate group of human-like voyagers trek across this desert – demonstrating the virtues of a communal variety of libertarianism (see Libertarian SF) as they go – in search of what seems to be a crashed Spaceship. Franson also edits Troynovant, an online critical journal [see links below]. [JC]

Robert Wilfred Franson

born Eugene, Oregon

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Overflight

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Entry from The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (2011-current) edited by John Clute and David Langford.
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