Nathan Jerpe

Biography

Nathan D. Jerpe is a recovering software engineer with a background in computational electromagnetics from Clemson University. He runs Roguelikefiction: a small press which explores experimental forms of text, narrative, and the spaces where video games and fiction intersect. In 2008 he released Legerdemain: a surreal computer role-playing game featuring a world drawn entirely with Unicode glyphs. He is currently at work translating future volumes of epic poetry.

Where to find Nathan Jerpe online


Where to buy in print


Books

The Boviniad: Book II - Epidermis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,380. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Boviniad – a new verse translation of one of the most famous epic poems of post-antiquity. In this volume we join the crew of a pleasure ship in its journey throug the skin of a giant cow orbiting Venus. Nights of revelry abound as the ship travels deep into a strange bovine country, where the surface is little more than a memory. Features eleven full-page illustrations by Maxwell Sebastian.
The Boviniad: Book I - The Injection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Boviniad – a new verse translation of one of the most famous epic poems of post-antiquity. Join us in this new retelling of a classic UFO invasion as we embark upon an odyssey that takes us inside the body of a giant cow, with side trips to Venus, an alternate France, and worlds previously unconceived. Featuring eleven full-page illustrations by Maxwell Sebastian.

Nathan Jerpe's tag cloud

comedy    epic    giant cows    humor    poetry    postmodern    scifi    surreal    weird