Wyman Guin

(1915 – 1989)

Wyman Woods Guin was an American pharmacologist and advertising executive best known for writing SF. Born in Wanette, Oklahoma, he started publishing during 1950, and gained attention the next year with his novella "Beyond Bedlam" in Galaxy Science Fiction.

He is known best as a short story writer and was associated strongly with Galaxy. He produced only one novel, The Standing Joy (1969).

In 2013, he was named as recipient for the Cordwainer Smith Rediscovery Award at ReaderCon 24.

See also http://www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/guin_wyman


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