The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #85728   Message #1590270
Posted By: michaelr
25-Oct-05 - 01:24 AM
Thread Name: BS: Growing Up SF
Subject: RE: BS: Growing Up SF
When I was a kid, I gobbled up the whole gamut from utter crap ("Perry Rhodan" anyone?) to thinkers like Asimov, but Frank Herbert was the first SF writer I read whose work seemed to go deeper: he was ecology-minded, and interested in comparative religion study. Reading "Dune" really opened up my mind in several ways.