Putnam is president of the U.S. chapter of Space Renaissance
International and Kepler Space Institute’s vice president of
communications. A former AP reporter and editor, Middle East
and current fiction writer, Walt has four decades of experience as a
journalist, including major stories in the U.S. and work as a foreign
As Rome Collier, he has authored The Planet of Games, C.S.A.: The Centennial, and The Second Coming.
Read his Lifeboat Foundation blog post Space Renaissance: Dawn of a New Age of Civilization.
Walt earned his BA in Journalism at the University of South Carolina-Columbia in 1971.
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