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Andrew May

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Andrew May is a former scientist with an MA from Cambridge University and a PhD in Astrophysics from Manchester University. After a thirty year career spanning the academic, government and private sectors, he has now settled in the South-West of England where he works as a freelance writer and consultant on subjects as diverse as defence technology, history, physics, Forteana and New Age beliefs.

A reasonably productive year

Andrew May writings 2020


In spite of all the difficulties this year, I’ve still managed to do a reasonable amount of writing as the following table shows:





Year
Books
Magazine articles


2019
3
12


2020
2
9



The main book this year (on the left in the picture above) was The Science of Sci-Fi Music from Springer. I also did a couple of music-related articles for Fortean Times – “Charles Fort and the Viennese Trichord” in FT390 and “T

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