Damien Broderick Biography

    Biography

    Damien Francis Broderick (born 22 April 1944) is an Australian science fiction and popular science writer and editor of more than 50 books. His science fiction novel The Dreaming Dragons (1980) introduced the trope of the generation time machine, his The Judas Mandala (1982) is sometimes credited with the first appearance of the term \"virtual reality,\" and his 1997 popular science book The Spike was the first to investigate the technological Singularity in detail.