GOING AFTER THE RUBBER CHICKEN; DAN SIMMONS PRESENTS THREE GUEST OF HONOR SPEECHES.

1991. First edition. Pen and ink self-portrait by Simmons reproduced on the front wrap. Arvada, CO: Roadkill Press, 1991. 8¼" x 5½"; 72 pp. The complete text of three Guest of Honor Speeches delivered by Simmons at regional science fiction conventions in 1990 and 1991. He insightfully comments on the mortality of writers and their legacy to readers, posits an extended metaphor for the horror writer as Grendel, and conducts a wide-ranging and candid interview with himself. Clearly Simmons takes these honorifics seriously and has a high regard for the intelligence of his fans. Signed by Simmons on the title page. Beige laid paper wraps, printed in brown. A fine copy. Item #58072

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