News & Updates
Recent Website Changes
- October 2004
A general cleanup and freshening. Also added two
magazine article facsimiles to the Multimedia
- 19 April 2004
Added a link to a nice German translation of the FAQ to
the Links page.
- 11 February 2004
Added a link on the Archives/Originals page to an online copy of
Major Douglas's Social Credit,
referenced in two early novels.
- 8 February 2004
A marvelous paper by Jane Davitt
and Tim Morgan, listing all of Heinlein's book dedications and
explaining who each individual is, has been added to the Data
page of the Archives.
- 2 February 2004
A pair of postcards showing "Electric Park" in the era of
Heinlein's childhood have been added to the Multimedia archives.
- 29 January 2004
Added Rodger Young material to the Links page.
- 27 January 2004
The June 1952 article on the Heinleins' Colorado Springs house
has been added to the Archives, in the Multimedia section. My
thanks to Jim Nowotarski for breaking apart his copy of the
magazine to provide these fine scans!
- July 2007
The Heinlein Centennial is held in
Kansas City on the July 7th weekend and is a
tremendous success. Oh... wait... timeslip...)
- January 2004
Heinlein's last major unpublished work, For
Us, The Living, is published.
- 18 January 2003
Virginia Heinlein dies while hospitalized.
- 28 August 2001
The Heinlein Chair in Aerospace Engineering, established with
a $2.6 million grant, is filled by its first holder. (There does
not appear to be a good summary page for this position. However,
the USNA Press Release can be found here.)
Comments and suggestions welcome.
- The FAQ will continue to be extended.
- A new short biography of Heinlein will be posted.
- The "Panshin Papers" project will be restored with considerable
- Several major essays are in the planning, research and writing
stages and will appear at intervals.