Alan Ira Gordon: Tales from the Quantum Cafe
Discussion and book signing with Alan Ira Gordon, author of Tales from the Quantum Cafe
Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at 5:30pm
A collection of oddments created over lunch! There's an homage to the Thimble Theater; a treatment of the Revolutionary War in terms of a baseball game; small-town environmental problems; a random pun here and there; life on the Outback; the secret of the Drake equation; an off-beat look at Disney; and much, much more!
Alan Ira Gordon is an urban planning professor at Worcester State University and writer of science fiction/fantasy poetry and short stories. His fiction has been published in various genre magazines and anthologies. His poetry publications include Analog Magazine and The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction and he’s a frequent contributor to Star*Line, the quarterly journal of the Science Fiction & Fantasy Poetry Association (SFPA).
Alan’s science fiction/fantasy poetry has received seven Rhysling Award nominations, a Dwarf Star Award nomination and an Analog Magazine year’s best nomination (Second Place Award). He has two published poetry collections, Planet Hunter and The Doggo Book (Hiraeth Books). Planet Hunter was nominated for the SFPA Elgin Award. Alan guest-edited Issue #24 of Eye To The Telescope, the on-line publication of the Science Fiction & Fantasy Poetry Association (SFPA). His poetry, short stories and articles have been published in various genre magazines and anthologies, a partial list of which can be found on his website at www.alaniragordon.com.