CRAMER, John G(leason)


CRAMER, John G(leason)
(1934-)
   US experimental physicist (Professor of Physics at the University of Washington) and writer; father of Kathryn CRAMER; author of the Alternate View series of science articles in ASF from the 1980s onwards. His HARD-SF novel, Twistor(1989), engagingly describes the eponymous invention, which sends folk into other DIMENSIONS, where they find copious supplies of food, while a villainous corporation attempts - in the end unsuccessfully - to corner the device for its own ends. As the novel closes, several new and virgin worlds stand at the brink of being used by humans.
   JC

Science Fiction and Fantasy Encyclopedia. . 2011.


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