Ryan Britt is the author of the forthcoming book PHASERS ON STUN! How the Making (and Remaking) of Star Trek Changed the World (Plume 2022) He also wrote the essay collection Luke Skywalker Can’t Read (Plume 2015). Ryan’s other writing has been published in Inverse, Den of Geek!, Vulture, Tor.com, the New York Times, and StarTrek.com. He is also an editor at Fatherly. Ryan lives with his wife and daughter in Portland, Maine where he teaches creative non-fiction for the Maine Writers and Publisher’s Alliance. He is represented by the Fischer-Harbage Literary Agency.