Alfred Van Vogt was born on a farm in Edenburg, a Russian Mennonite community east of Gretna, Manitoba, Canada, Alfred was one of the most popular and highly esteemed science fiction writers of the 1940s. Alfred Van Vogt’s first published Science Fiction story, “Black Destroyer” (Astounding Science Fiction, July 1939), was inspired by The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin. In the 1950s, van Vogt briefly became involved in L. Ron Hubbard’s projects. Alfred Van Vogt operated a storefront for Dianetics, the secular precursor to Hubbard’s Church of Scientology, in the Los Angeles area for a time.
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