Ryan Britt is a longtime contributor to Inverse and the author of the book forthcoming book ‘PHASERS ON STUN! How Making (and Remaking) of Star Trek Changed the World.’ (Plume Books 2022.) He’s also the author of the essay collection’ LUKE SKYWALKER CAN’T READ’ (Plume Books 2015.) He's been published in Den of Geek!, SyFy Wire, 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.