Richard Leis is an editor for Tiny Donkey, a reader for Fairy Tale Review, and a writer of speculative fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. He’s also the Downlink Lead for the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) team at the University of Arizona.
- “Editor’s Note: Magic Mirrors on Every Wall.” Tiny Donkey. 6 January 2016. Web.
- “Fairy-Tale File Special Report: Cosplay Buffet.” Fairy Tale Review. Co-written and edited by Jon Riccio. 14 August 2015. Web.
- “What We Lose.” Tiny Donkey. 12 August 2015. Web.
- “Fairy-Tale File: Once Upon a Microchip.” Fairy Tale Review. Edited by Jon Riccio. 5 June 2015. Web.
- “Fairy-Tale File: The Technologists Grimm.” Fairy Tale Review. Edited by Jon Riccio. 20 February 2015. Web.
2014 Hattie Lockett Undergraduate Student Poetry Award | about Hattie Greene Lockett | award judge Karen Brennan | other winners Sally McCallum and Mason Gates
Recent Journal Posts
- From Tiny Donkey: “Hungover and Fever Dreaming” (11/18/2015)
- Friday Fairy-Tale Files: Plight of the Coyote (11/13/2015)
- Mystery Science Theater 3000 Could Be Coming Back! (11/10/2015)
Interviews and Mentions
- “Richard Leis, HiRISE Downlink Lead.” HiRISE. 10 December 2014. Web.
- Rose, Shari. “Cryonics believers alive and well in Scottsdale.” The Republic. 10 September 2014. Web.
- Gonzalez, Robbie. “See all the landing hardware that Curiosity scattered on the surface of Mars.” io9. 7 August 2012. Web.
- “NASA releases video of Curiosity’s descent, rover returns images of Martian mountain.” Fox News. 7 August 2012. Web.
- “Richard Leis Interview.” Immortality Institute. 15 February 2009. YouTube videos. Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6
- McGrath, Kelly. “With medical advances, many put faith in freezing.” Cronkite News Service. 8 December 2008. Web.
- Kaliher, Jerad. “Member Profile: Richard Leis, Jr.” Cryonics. 2nd Quarter 2008, Volume 29:2, p. 16. PDF file.
- Messina, Irene. “Can technology and science add to our human existence? Transhumanists think so.” Tucson Weekly. 14 August 2008. Web.