Archive for the ‘In Memoriam’ Category
Mary Hunter Schaub
(June 28, 1943 – September 25, 2009)
Barbara Bova, literary agent and wife of Dr. Ben Bova, passed away Wednesday in Naples FL. Mrs. Bova had been fighting cancer.
Gene Van Troyer
Gene Van Troyer, a science fiction writer and poet who worked as an English teacher in Japan, died July 17, 2009 of cancer. He was 58.
Locus magazine is reporting the very sad news that Charles Brown has passed away. He was a major force in the industry and will be missed.
Paul O. Williams
The BBC reports that novelist, essayist and short-story writer James Graham (JG) Ballard died on Sunday morning, April 19, 2009 following several years of illness. He was 78. Ballard was a British citizen who was born in Shanghai, China and educated at Cambridge University. He wrote 19 novels and dozens of short stories. His most […]