Richard Matheson (1926-2013)

I never got around to reading a book by Richard Matheson. His novel I am Legend (1954) has been on my reading list forever, and somehow it never feels like the right time. I also never saw The Omega Man and have managed to skip seeing the 2007 film with Will Smith.
So I have no personal tidbit or insight into the man’s work to write about. And I probably wouldn’t have written this post at all if it hadn’t been for Michael Swanwick and his post on this US author and screenwriter. Without it, I probably would not have known Richard Matherson also wrote Twilight Zone scripts and short stories. Am definitely going to look for the short stories!



About Mihaela Marija Perkovic

Mihaela Marija Perkovic was GUFF laureate 2013 and is now the European GUFF Adminstrator. She is also a writer. And Mum. PR wizard. Journalist. Translator. Clutz. Copywriter. SF fan. Writing workshops aficionado. SFera member. Conrunner. Lousy photographer.
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