Bradford Lyau

Entrepreneur and Independent Scholar
Participates in 5 items
Bradford Lyau has been in fandom for over forty years. A historian by training (BA, UC-Berkeley; MA, PhD, University of Chicago), he taught at several universities in California and Europe. He presently works for a start-up company and is a political activist/consultant. He has published academic articles on American, British, European, and Chinese science fiction. He was an invited program participant in 1984 for the George Orwell Conference in London, and in 1991 for the Utopian Conference held in Switzerland, as part of its 700th anniversary celebration. His book, The Anticipation Novelists of 1950s French Science Fiction: Stepchildren of Voltaire, received very positive reviews from leading academic SF journals and is a reference for further reading in the “France” entry in the Encyclopedia of Science Fiction. In 2019 he received the Sam Moskowitz Archive Award (given by First Fandom), for both collecting and scholarship, at the Dublin World SF Convention.

Sessions in which Bradford Lyau participates

Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
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Thursday 30 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
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Friday 31 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
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