Bruce Schneier

From Fancyclopedia 3
Jump to navigation Jump to search

(January 15, 1963 –)

Bruce Schneier is a fan living in Boston. He published the fanzine Ramblings.

He was married for many years to fellow fan Karen Cooper and lived in Minneapolis; they divorced in 2022. Schneier and Cooper were nominated in 2000 for the Hugo Award, in the category of Best Related Book, for their Minicon 34 Restaurant Guide, a work originally published for the Minneapolis SF convention Minicon 34.

Before moving to Minneapolis, where he belonged to Minn-stf, Schneier lived in Chicago, where he was active in local fandom. He is a member of General Technics.

Schneier is a native of Brooklyn. He holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Rochester and a master’s from American University in Washington, D.C. He is professionally a very well-known cryptographer, computer security professional, privacy specialist, and writer on related subjects.


Awards, Honors and GoHships:

Person 1963
This is a biography page. Please extend it by adding more information about the person, such as fanzines and apazines published, awards, clubs, conventions worked on, GoHships, impact on fandom, external links, anecdotes, etc. See Standards for People and The Naming of Names.