NYRSF 20th Anniversary, South Street Seaport September 9, 2009 (Photo: Houari Boumedienne)
From 1997 until 2014 Gordon Van Gelder served as the editor and
eventually publisher, a role he still maintains, of The Magazine
of Fantasy & Science Fiction. During his
tenure, he won two Hugo and World Fantasy Awards. Van Gelder’s time
as the managing editor of The New York Review of
Science Fiction from 1988 to 1993 garnered him several Hugo
Van Gelder has
edited several anthologies of stories that first appeared in F&SF
including The Best From Fantasy & Science Fiction: The
Fiftieth Anniversary Anthology (1999 with Edward L. Ferman), THE VERY BEST OF FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION: 60TH ANNIVERSARY ANTHOLOGY (2009), and THE VERY BEST OF FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION: VOLUME 2 (2014). He’s also edited Welcome to the
Greenhouse (2011), Lonely Souls (2013), Go Forth
and Multiply (2017), and Welcome to Dystopia (2017).
All of us at Tachyon wish the eclectic Gordon a happy birthday!
For more info on THE VERY BEST OF FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION: 60TH ANNIVERSARY ANTHOLOGY, visit the Tachyon page.
Cover art by David A. Hardy
Cover design by Bryan Cholfin
For more info on THE VERY BEST OF FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION VOLUME TWO visit the Tachyon page.
Cover by Thomas Canty