Rheingold, Howard (E.)

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RHEINGOLD, Howard (E.)

RHEINGOLD, Howard (E.). American, b. 1947. Genres: Science fiction/ Fantasy, Information science/Computers, Technology. Career: Science fiction novelist and nonfiction writer. Editor of Whole Earth Review. Publications: FICTION: Mama Liz Drinks Deep, 1973; Mama Liz Tastes Flesh, 1973; Secret Sisterhood, 1973; Jack Anderson against Dr. Tek!, 1974; War of the Gurus, 1974. OTHER: (with H. Levine) Talking Tech: A Conversational Guide to Science and Technology, 1982; (with W. Harman) Higher Creativity: Liberating the Unconscious for Breakthrough Insights, 1984; Tools for Thought: The People and Ideas behind the Next Computer Revolution, 1985; (with H. Levine) The Cognitive Connection: Thought and Language in Man and Machine, 1987; Excursions to the Far Side of the Mind: A Book of Memes, 1988; They Have a Word for It: A Lighthearted Lexicon of Untranslatable Words and Phrases, 1988; (with S. LaBerge) Exploring the World of Lucid Dreaming, 1990; Virtual Reality, 1991; The Virtual Community: Homesteading on the Electronic Frontier, 1993. EDITOR: K.R. Bonnett, Ace It! Use Your Computer to Improve Your Grades, 1984; K.R. Bonnett and G. Oldfield, The Everyone Can Build a Robot Book, 1984; D. Remer, P. Remer, and R. Dunaway, Silicon Valley Guide to Financial Success in Software, 1984; The Millennium Whole Earth Catalog: Access to Tools and Ideas, 1994. Contributor to periodicals. Address: c/o Keynote Speakers, Inc., 425 Sherman Ave., Suite 200, Palo Alto, CA 94306, U.S.A.