Re: [wpmac] OT: Early Adopters of Electronic Writing
- I believe Jerry Pournelle collaborated with Larry Niven on a couple of novels, if I recall correctly.
On Apr 16, 2012, at 1:28 PM, topcatdrc wrote:
> Dear John (em315):
> Just re-read - over the weekend - posts about someone researching the origins of "word processing". IF you could pass along this thought to him: Contact Jerry Pournelle (I HOPE! he is still alive!) former columnist of Byte Magazine. His friend "Zeke" (a Z-80 computer) is 'enshrined' in the Smithsonian. He has written about his use of computers in his writing since (about) "day 1". Oh, I forgot to mention he is a Science Fiction novelist (from 'way back').
> Thomas Clayton
Writing the Past, Writing the Future: Time and Narrative in Gothic and Sensation Fiction