See treasures from Maine (MDI) author Kristen Britain's official archives
in a live online event with a personal tour from Jeremy Brett, curator of
the The Science Fiction and Fantasy Research Collection at Cushing Library
at Texas A&M Univeristy, which is one of the largest collections of its
kind in the world. It holds thousands upon thousands of books and
monographs ranging from 17th-century works of proto-science fiction to the
most recent titles of significance; serials, including over 90% of the SF
and other genre American pulp magazines published in the 20th-century; a
growing number of archival collections from authors and other creators such
as Kristen Britain, George R.R. Martin, Michael Moorcock, Robert A. Howard,
Andre Norton, Elizabeth Moon, Lisa Tuttle, Martha Wells, Howard Waldrop,
and Robert Silverberg; and fanworks such as fanzines, fanvids and filksong.
The event will be online at Ms. Britain's official author Facebook Page (
www.facebook.com/kristenbritainofficialfanpage/ ) this Friday, June 19, at
3pm EST / 2pm CST.
Kathy Woodside, M.Ed.
Jesup Memorial Library
34 Mount Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609