Log In

Not a Coast Insider Member? Sign up

 
0 SHARE ON
ON AIR NOW: LISTEN LIVE
Advertisement

Forrest J Ackerman, 92

Forrest J Ackerman, 92

(2)Forrest J Ackerman, the writer and editor credited with discovering author Ray Bradbury and coining the term "sci-fi", has died. He was 92. Known for his love of all things science fiction, Ackerman said he fell in love with the genre as a small boy and saw an issue of Amazing Stories. He held onto the publication for the rest of his life. Ackerman also founded the sci-fi pulp magazine Famous Monsters of Filmland. More from BBC News(1).

1. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/7769184.stm
2. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/7769184.stm

More Articles

Advertisement

Last Night

Jerry Wills talked about his experiences with ayahuasca. Lori Williams on remote viewing a Sasquatch, and William Gazecki on Robert Van Den Broeke.

More »

Upcoming

Full Schedule »
Advertisement

CoastZone

Sign up for our free CoastZone e-newsletter to receive exclusive daily articles.
Advertisement