RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 138,169
Posts: 5,344,874
Members: 24,601
Currently online: 574
Newest member: Capt_n_Admiral

TrekToday headlines

Klingon Beer Arrives In The US
By: T'Bonz on Jul 22

Star Trek: Prelude To Axanar
By: T'Bonz on Jul 22

Abrams Announces Star Wars: Force For Change Sweepstakes
By: T'Bonz on Jul 22

New Funko Trek Figure
By: T'Bonz on Jul 21

Saldana As A Role Model
By: T'Bonz on Jul 21

San Diego Comic-Con Trek Fan Guide
By: T'Bonz on Jul 21

Cumberbatch As Turing
By: T'Bonz on Jul 21

Retro Review: In the Pale Moonlight
By: Michelle on Jul 19

Trek Beach Towel
By: T'Bonz on Jul 18

Two New Starships Collection Releases
By: T'Bonz on Jul 17


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Entertainment & Interests > Science Fiction & Fantasy

Science Fiction & Fantasy Farscape, Babylon 5, Star Wars, Firefly, vampires, genre books and film.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old October 26 2013, 07:16 PM   #1
Neopeius
Admiral
 
Neopeius's Avatar
 
Location: OSF Headquarters
Blog: 50's science fiction/fantasy from the point of view of a 50's fa

I can't imagine a better place to post this than here:

http://galacticjourneys.dreamwidth.org/

Imagine living through the post-Golden Age of science fiction and fantasy. What would it be like to experience this journey at the plodding, one day per day pace?

Galactic Journeys is a blog written from the point of view of someone living in the past writing about then-contemporary science fiction and fantasy, particularly fiction found in magazines.

Where did this come from? In 2009, I embarked on a chronological tour of my voluminous science fiction digest collection at a pace mirroring the march of time, but delayed 55 years. Thus, in February 2009, I began reading the April editions of the magazines I have in my collection.

After four and a half years at this entertaining project, it dawned upon me that I might enjoy sharing the experience with others. I've tried to capture the feel of the time. It helps that I'm a professional historian with an emphasis on the late 50's/early 60's.

If you like it, do let me know!
__________________
'50s science fiction from the point of view of a '50s fan!

http://galacticjourney.org/
Neopeius is offline   Reply With Quote
Old November 10 2013, 06:39 AM   #2
Neopeius
Admiral
 
Neopeius's Avatar
 
Location: OSF Headquarters
Re: Blog: 50's science fiction/fantasy from the point of view of a 50'

Updates continue anew! Check it out--I bet you'll be hooked, and I'd love company.

http://galacticjourneys.dreamwidth.org/
__________________
'50s science fiction from the point of view of a '50s fan!

http://galacticjourney.org/
Neopeius is offline   Reply With Quote
Old November 17 2013, 09:38 PM   #3
publiusr
Commodore
 
Re: Blog: 50's science fiction/fantasy from the point of view of a 50'

One of my favorite sites is http://space1970.blogspot.com/
publiusr is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 05:53 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.