James Patrick Kelly is a SF author who sold his first story in 1975.
He graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1972, with a B.A. in English Literature.
- 1987 Best Short Story Hugo
- 1996 Best Novelette Hugo <winner> for "Think Like a Dinosaur"
- 1998 Best Short Story Hugo
- 2000 Best Novelette Hugo <winner> for "1016 to 1"
- 2002 Best Novelette Hugo
- 2004 Best Novelette Hugo
- 2005 Best Short Story Hugo
- 2006 Best Novella Hugo
- 2011 Best Novelette Hugo
He is a friend of SF author John Kessel, and they have collaborated on several stories.
Kelly has served on the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts since 1998 and chaired the council in 2004. At present he is on the Popular Fiction faculty at the University of Southern Maine.
His short fiction has been collected in Think Like a Dinosaur and Other Stories (1990) and Strange But Not a Stranger (2002).
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