- WILLINGHAM, Calder (Barnard Jr)
- (1922-1995)US novelist and scriptwriter whose flamboyant Southern regionalism was most fully expressed in Eternal Fire (1963). His sf novel, The Building of Venus Four (1977), a SEX-loaded spoof SPACE OPERA, failsto convey much sense of his best work. An original filmscript for Stephen SPIELBERG had been completed just before his death.JC
Science Fiction and Fantasy Encyclopedia. Academic. 2011.