Gardner Dozois

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(July 23, 1947 -- May 27, 2018)

American prozine editor, anthologist and short fiction writer.

Besides editing numerous themed anthologies (often with Jack Dann), he edited the magisterial Year's Best Science Fiction from 1984 until his death. Being Gardner Dozois by Michael Swanwick published by Old Earth Books is a book-length interview with Dozois, covering his entire fiction output.

He was married to Susan Casper.

A tribute appeared in Scientifiction: The First Fandom Report (New Series #56, 2nd Quarter 2018).

Awards, Honors and GoHships:

He was editor of Asimov's from 1986 to 2004 and during his tenure, the magazine was the unquestioned leading prozine. Dozois won the Best Professional Editor Hugo from 1988-1993, 1995-2001, and 2003-2004. And he was nominated for it in 1987, 1994, 2002, 2005, and 2007.

As a fiction writer, he was nominated for the 1972 Best Novella Hugo, the 1973 Best Novelette Hugo, the 1974 Best Novella Hugo, the 1975 Best Novella Hugo, and the 1984 Best Short Story Hugo. (He was also one of the founders of the Hugo Losers Party.) He was a member of the Guilford Gafia.


Person Search: Fanac, Fan, Pro, SFE, Wikipedia, Reasonator 19472018

Also involved: - 1987 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1988 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1989 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1990 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1991 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1992 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1993 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1994 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1995 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1996 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1997 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1998 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1999 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2000 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2001 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2002 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2002 Best Related Book Hugo - 2003 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2004 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2005 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2007 Best Editor, Short Form Hugo - 2008 Best Novelette Hugo - 2008 Best Short Story Hugo - 2009 Best Novella Hugo - 2019 Best Editor, Short Form Hugo - Algol Press - Andy Porter - Ann Leckie - Archon 31 Tuckercon - Bubonicon 36 - Conestoga '99 - Disclave 15 - George R. R. Martin - Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine - MileHiCon 43 - Nebula Awards - Noreascon 3 - Philcon 1978 - Philcon 1997 - Shawna McCarthy - Sheila Williams - Year's Best

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Also- 1987 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1988 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1989 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1990 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1991 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1992 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1993 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1994 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1995 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1996 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1997 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1998 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 1999 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2000 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2001 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2002 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2002 Best Related Book Hugo - 2003 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2004 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2005 Best Professional Editor Hugo - 2007 Best Editor, Short Form Hugo - 2008 Best Novelette Hugo - 2008 Best Short Story Hugo - 2009 Best Novella Hugo - 2019 Best Editor, Short Form Hugo Also- Nebula Awards