Evelyn C. Leeper's Home Page: Books, Travel, and More

Last updated 10 Jul 2016
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This week's MT VOID contents :

Elongated (comments by Mark R. Leeper)
Retro Hugos: Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form (comments 
     by Mark R. Leeper)
Michael Swanwick (summary of presentation by Evelyn C. Leeper)
OUTLAWS AND ANGELS (film review by Mark R. Leeper)
UPROOTED by Naomi Novik (audiobook review by Joe Karpierz)
5x5: A Review of the First Five Jack Reacher Novels by Lee Child 
     (book reviews by Dale L. Skran)
Space Development (letter of comment by Gregory Benford)
Samuel Pepys and Houses (letters of comment by Tim Bateman, 
     Peter Trei, Kerr Mudd-John, and Paul Dormer)
SLAN (letter of comment by Tim Bateman)
Quotes (letter of comment by Kip Williams)
THE DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS by Samuel Pepys (Part 7) (comments 
     by Evelyn C. Leeper)
This Week's Reading (Retro Hugo finalist novellas 
     and novelettes) (book comments by Evelyn C. Leeper)
Quote of the Week

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Featured articles, trip logs, and convention reports:

Mark and I were Fan Guests of Honor for Windycon XXIX, November 8-10, 2002. Here are:

What I do:

If you want to get some idea of my philosophy, check out my .sig quotes.

I have been nominated for the Hugo Award for Best Fan Writer twelve times, most recently in 2001.

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[photo of George Eliot]

"Enveloped in a common mist, we seem to walk in clearness ourselves, and behold only the mist that enshrouds others." --George Eliot, "Leaves from a Note-Book"

Here are some links to sites of interest:

Also available are:

  • Details on the "Danish King and the Star of David" story
  • George Eliot's "Shadows of the Coming Race" (an interesting piece of futurism, including discussion of what came to be called Von Neumann machines!)
  • Edward Everett Hale's Brick Moon
  • Mark Twain's "War Prayer"
  • Ambrose Bierce's "Killed at Resaca"

    Evelyn C. Leeper