For other characters named Alan in the universe, see Fallout Alan.
The following is based on and has not been confirmed by cut content Fallout canon sources.
“ Oh, well, I mostly study philosophy and stuff. I mean, if we're going to bring about peace, then we need a good grounding for it, right? ”
Alan is a member of the Followers of the Apocalypse around 2161.
He mostly studies philosophy at the Followers' library.
He aspired to be a guard, but a defeat in hand-to-hand combat demoralized him, and he thus continued his more studious pursuits.  He does not leave the library too often. 
Interactions with the player character Edit
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Alan was to appear in the original
, but was Fallout cut from the final version of the game. His dialogue file can still be found in master.dat.
Alan's dialogue file, line 110
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Alan's dialogue file, line 121 and 123