Science fiction now fact for Shatner; Space travel is a fantasy for too many

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  • Author(s): By:Eileen Rivers
  • Source:
    MetroWest Daily News, The (Framingham, MA), October 19, 2021 News FRA-Metrowest, 4pp
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    • Abstract:
      It's hard not to pay attention to William Shatner going into space, at least for people like me. I am a Trekkie. As a young, Black girl, I hung onto Shatner's every move as Captain Kirk. I indulged in the original "Star Trek" (and nearly every version that came after), fascinated by the possibilities of its quirky, campy science fiction becoming science fact...