Tag: Ali Mirdekvandi
The Art of Leo and Diane Dillon
As a follow-up to my article about Ali Mirdrekvandi’s book, No Heaven For Gunga Din, here’s a page dedicated to the Art of Leo and Diane Dillon. They illustrated the covers of books by Ray Bradbury, Kurt Vonnegut, Clifford D. Simak, A.A. Milne, Madeleine L’Engle, Mark Twain, Philip K. Dick, Roald Dahl, and many, many…
Meta Mystery or Zoroastrian Scholarship?
I first saw the name on Gary Westfahl’s vast science fiction reference and biographical site, World of Westfahl. But, does Westfahl know more than he is telling? Is Ali Mirdrekvandi really the name of a self-educated Iranian author of a 1965 book called No Heaven for Gunga Din, or a pseudonym for another writer? The…