Gary K. Wolfe

Emeritus Professor
Roosevelt University
Participates in 1 Session
Gary K. Wolfe is Emeritus Professor of Humanities at Roosevelt University and a reviewer for Locus magazine since 1991 and for the Chicago Tribune since 2013. His reviews have been collected in Soundings (BSFA Award 2006; Hugo nominee), Bearings (Hugo nominee 2011), and Sightings (2011), and his Evaporating Genres:  Essays on Fantastic Literature (Wesleyan) received the Locus Award in 2012.  Earlier books include The Known and the Unknown: The Iconography of Science Fiction (Eaton Award, 1981), Harlan Ellison: The Edge of Forever (with Ellen Weil, 2002), and David Lindsay (1982). For the Library of America, he edited American Science Fiction: Nine Classic Novels of the 1950s in 2012, with a similar set for the 1960s forthcoming. He received the Pilgrim Award from the Science Fiction Research Association, the Distinguished Scholarship Award from the International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts, and a World Fantasy Award for criticism. His 24-lecture series How Great Science Fiction Works appeared from The Great Courses in 2016, and he appeared on the TV series James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction (AMC, 2018). He has received seven Hugo nominations, two for his reviews collections and five for The Coode Street Podcast, which he has co-hosted with Jonathan Strahan for more than 300 episodes.

Sessions in which Gary K. Wolfe participates

Saturday August 18, 2018

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