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(TV Series) (conceptual consultant - 110 episodes)
"The Glass Teat. Essays of Opinion on Television"
1 Print Biography |
7 Interviews |
6 Articles |
Cord Wainer Bird | Cordwainer Bird
5' 2½" (1.59 m)
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I was giving a lecture, and afterwards a student put up his hand and said 'Mr Ellison, you keep mentioning this person Dachau, like he's someone I'm supposed to have heard of. Who is Dachau, please?' I'm sorry but your kids are stick-stone, out-and-out, downright stupid!
He is famous for his hot temper and outspoken nature, which has led to more then his share of high-profile feuds. The most famous of them was with Star Trek
(1966) creator Gene Roddenberry
, who had Ellison's famous television script ("City on the Edge of Forever") heavily rewritten to fit with Roddenberry's more utopian ideas of the future. Roddenberry would not allow him to put his pseudonym "...
Outspoken abrasive personality