Groff Conklin

(1904 – 1968)

Edward Groff Conklin was a leading SF anthologist who was nominated for the 1951 Best Professional Editor Retro Hugo. He was a member of the Hydra Club.

He edited 40 anthologies of science fiction, one of mystery stories, wrote books on home improvement, and was a freelance writer on scientific subjects. He was also a published poet.

From 1950 to 1955, he was the book review editor for Galaxy Science Fiction magazine and was nominated for the 1956 Best Book Reviewer Hugo. He was a judge for the IFA.

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