Elizabeth Bowen
Siren's Call: A talk with Michael Moorcock

Where do you begin with Michael Moorcock? His career and background range as far and wide as his characters do across the multiverse. Novelist, short story writer, editor (of New Worlds and other publications), journalist, musician -- and, in the case of this column, a very gracious interviewee. His detailed answers below, like those found on his website, Moorcock's Miscellany, seem designed to help enthusiasts and scholars alike to a better understanding of his multiverse. Moorcock's works -- which include the Elric and Jerry Cornelius series, "London Bone," "Behold the Man" and much more (the SF Site has a good overview) -- are celebrated by the fine San...