The Frank Gasperik Memorial Chat
...on 23/05/2007 at 3:08:49 PM by Mark

Frank Gasperik passed away on May 3rd.

Many readers of Larry Niven dot Org knew or have met Frank. He was a musician, filker, frequent con attendee and performer, and the character basis for Harry Reddington in Footfall and Fallen Angels, and a dear friend of mine.

Those of us who knew and miss Frank Gasperik will be meeting in the #knownspace IRC Chatroom on Memorial Day at noon California time for a Memorial Chat, Virtual Wake.

The easiest way to get there is through the JAVA site from "Known Space: The Future Worlds of Larry Niven" web site:

Frank was instrumental in getting us this IRC Chatroom, and a gem in reminding people to show up for our regular chats. He could be found there looking for a conversation almost any evening.

Frank also has a website, with various of his writings, and a precious few of his filk performances at

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