... is scheduled
as the guest speaker for the 184th meeting of the Karl Hess Club, to convene
on October 19, 2009.
Hastings, Charles Hammill, and Lydia van Vogt on "Sound of Liberty."
Hastings, Hammill, and Vogt will
discuss their new collaboration: the Sound
of Liberty project.
J. Kent Hastings will discuss his
upcoming The Essential Konkin audio book, and the adaptation of Prometheus
which he co-wrote with KHC co-founder Brad Linaweaver.
Adaptations of other Prometheus Award-winning
works will be announced at future meetings.
Lydia van Vogt will discuss the audio
adaptation of the Isher
stories, based on Linaweaver's script, and co-produced with the late
Chuck Hammill and the Atlanta Radio Theatre Company.
Charles Hammill will discuss his
late son, and of his ongoing support of this project.
Hastings is a co-founders of the
KHC. He blogs at PermKent, explaining
that Permaculture is "a design system based on ecological principles (according
to its co-founder David Holmgren), which builds sustainable relationships
between people and nature. Blogs build relationships with readers. The name of my blog is thus PermaKent."
Charles Hammill is the father of
Chuck Hammill, and a privacy advocate, defender of liberty, political writer,
real estate investor, landowner, and science fiction fan.
Lydia van Vogt is the widow and literary
executor of A.E. van Vogt, the science fiction writer who died in 2000.