Oral Histories

Interview of A. E. Van Vogt

Science fiction author.
Subtitle:
A. E. Van Vogt
Topic:
Literature
Interviewer:
Dixon, Elizabeth I.
Interviewee:
Van Vogt, A. E.
Supporting Documents:
Records relating to the interview are located in the office of the UCLA Library's Center for Oral History Research.
Length:
359 leaves : index.
Language:
English
Copyright:
Interviewee Retained Copyright
Abstract:
Early life in Canada; family background; outline of writing technique and philosophy; relationships between writers and publishers; involvement with Dianetics and L. Ron Hubbard; development of Scientology; association with Hubbard Foundation of California; role of California Association of Dianetic Auditors; discussion of writings, particularly The Violent Man.