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Kim Stanley Robinson was born on March 23, 1952 in Waukegan, Illinois, USA. He has been married to Lisa Howland Nowell since 1982. They have two children. See full bio »

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The Universe
The Universe Himself - Author, 'Sixty Days and Counting'
Prophets of Science Fiction
Prophets of Science Fiction Himself - Author / Himself / Himself - Science-Fiction Writer / Himself - science fiction author / science-fiction author


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 2007 Encounters at the End of the World (Documentary) (thanks)
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 2014 The Real History of Science Fiction (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Time (2014) ... Himself
- Space (2014) ... Himself
 2011-2012 Prophets of Science Fiction (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Author / Himself - science fiction author / Himself - Science-Fiction Writer / ...
- Robert Heinlein (2012) ... Himself - Author
- Isaac Asimov (2012) ... Himself - Author
- Arthur C. Clarke (2011) ... Himself - science fiction author
- Philip K. Dick (2011) ... Himself - Science-Fiction Writer
- Mary Shelley (2011) ... Himself / science-fiction author
 2008 The Universe (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Author, 'Sixty Days and Counting'
- Unexplained Mysteries (2008) ... Himself - Author, 'Sixty Days and Counting'
 1994 Arena (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Interviewee
- Philip K Dick: A Day in the Afterlife (1994) ... Himself - Interviewee
 1993 Brave New Worlds: The Science Fiction Phenomenon (TV Movie documentary)

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Book: The Memory of Whiteness: A Scientific Romance. New York: TOR. ISBN 031293467X See more »

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It felt to me that [science fiction] was how to best express what Southern California was about. Even though it was in symbolic terms, this sense of rapid change and history spinning out of control. ... It was the way Southern California felt. When I was a kid, Orange County was orange trees, and I was reading Huckleberry Finn and thinking I was in Hannibal, Missouri. As a kid, I was pretty wrong... See more »


Robinson wrote his Ph.D. thesis on Philip K. Dick while at University of California in Davis; it was revised and published as a book in 1984. See more »

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