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Laura J. Sweeney is the author of the reference book The Origins of the Star Trek Phenomenon: Gene Roddenberry, the Original Series, and Science Fiction Fandom in the 1960s.
She earned a Master's in History at California State University San Marcos. Her areas of specialization include United States and World History, 20th Century World and US Social/Cultural History, 19th and 20th Century US Gender and Race in Media History, History of Science and Technology, 20th Century Film History, 1960s US History, Nazi Germany and World War II, The Cold War, and Digital History.
- LauraJSweeney.com – official site