Book (w/Charles Harness): "The Paradox Man"
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Brian W. Aldiss
Did You Know?
My wife Margaret and I sold our house to Sir Roger Penrose
and his wife. Roger Penrose is basically a mathematician. He held a position at the Mathematical Institute in Oxford, but also he's so multi-talented, so curious, such a quick brain, that he's mastered a number of other fields. Cosmology, for instance. And then this glorious subject of human consciousness. Talking to Roger, I found we both...
His son, Clive, was born in May, 1955; that same year, his first book, "The Brightfount Diaries", was published by Faber & Faber. In 1956 he quit book-selling to become a full-time writer.