Leslie Fish

Leslie Fish

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Leslie Fish is a filk musician, author, and anarchist political activist. Along with The DeHorn Crew, in 1976 she created the first commercial filk recording, Folk Songs for Folk Who Ain't Even Been Yet. Her second recording, Solar Sailors (1977) included the song "Banned from Argo," a comic song parodying Star Trek which has since spawned over 80 variants and parodies. These two albums (originally on vinyl) have recently been put back into print on joint CD, entitled Folk Songs for Solar Sailors. She recorded the comic song "Carmen Miranda's Ghost," which was the source for the short story anthology Carmen Miranda's Ghost Is Haunting Space Station Three, edited by Don Sakers (in which she has one story and the notes on the song). Her song "Hope Eyrie" is regarded by some as being as close to the anthem of science fiction fandom as is possible in such a disparate group.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 184 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 11mm | 277g
  • Fer Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136662310
  • 9786136662312