Ben Bova

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(1932 --)

Ben Bova is a US SF writer and former editor of Analog. He lived in Boston for many years while a writer for Avco Everett Research and was active in NESFA.

He succeeded John W. Campbell as editor of Analog 1972-1978, and was then editor of Omni through 1982 before returning to full-time writing. He was president of SFWA from 1990-1992. He was GoH at Chicon 6 the 2000 Worldcon. He was nominated for Best Professional Editor 1973-1980 , winning in 1974--1977, and 1979. He was also nominated for the 1971 Best Short Story Hugo, and the 1998 Best Non-Fiction Book Hugo

Awards, Honors and GoHships:


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Also involved: - Anthony R. Lewis - Astounding Science Fiction - Baycon '92 - Boskone 11 - Boston Science Fiction Society - CONtraflow VI - Cepheid Variable - ConClave II - Conebulus 2 - Conglomeration 2007 - Contagion II - Eniznaf - I-Con XXIV - Isaac Asimov - Keycon 11 - Les Johnson - Millennicon -2 - Minicon 4 - Minicon 7 - Minicon 9 - OASIS 15 - Philcon 1980 - SF Expo - Stanley Schmidt - Tropicon XIII - Tropicon XVI

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