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Gregory Norman Bossert (born January 9, 1962) is an American writer and filmmaker. He has won the World Fantasy Award and is a finalist for the Sturgeon Award. He lives in Marin County, California and works at Industrial Light & Magic.[1]

Gregory Norman Bossert
Born (1962-01-09) January 9, 1962 (age 57)
Boston, Massachusetts
OccupationWriter, Filmmaker
NationalityAmerican
Period1981 - present
GenreSpeculative fiction, science fiction, fantasy (genre), horror fiction
Website
www.gregorynormanbossert.com

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WritingEdit

Bossert's first sale was to Asimov's Science Fiction in 2009.[2] He attended the Clarion Workshop in 2010.[3] His story "The Telling" from Beneath Ceaseless Skies #109, November 2012, won the World Fantasy Award for Best Short Story, and his story "Bloom" from Asimov's Science Fiction, December 2013, is a finalist for the 2014 Theodore Sturgeon Award. Both stories also appeared on Locus Online yearly recommended reading lists.[4][5]

FilmEdit

Bossert works in the feature film industry.[6] He also creates short animated films, including the One Minute Weird Tales series for Weird Tales,[7] and promotional videos for Abrams Books[8] and Cheeky Frawg Books.[9]

AwardsEdit

BibliographyEdit

Short fictionEdit

Stories[12]
Title Year First published Reprinted/collected Notes
The Union of Soil and Sky 2010 "The Union of Soil and Sky". Asimov's Science Fiction. 134 (4&5). Apr–May 2010. Novella
The Telling 2012 "The Telling". Beneath Ceaseless Skies. 109. Nov 2012. Winner, World Fantasy Award—Short Fiction, 2013
Lost Wax 2013 "Lost Wax". Asimov's Science Fiction. 37 (8): 56–70. Aug 2013. Novelette
Bloom 2013 "Bloom". Asimov's Science Fiction. 37 (12): 57–69. Dec 2013. Finalist, Theodore Sturgeon Award, 2014

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "Schlock Talks | Greg Bossert". Schlock Magazine. 4 February 2012. Retrieved 11 May 2014.
  2. ^ "Gregory Norman Bossert Author Interview". Unlikely Story. 17 March 2014. Retrieved 11 May 2014.
  3. ^ "Clarion at UC San Diego Graduates and Instructors". Retrieved 11 May 2014.
  4. ^ "Locus Online: 2012 Recommended Reading List". Locus Online. Retrieved 11 May 2014.
  5. ^ "Locus Online: 2013 Recommended Reading List". Locus Online. Retrieved 11 May 2014.
  6. ^ Gregory Bossert on IMDb
  7. ^ "Weird Tales #356, Uncanny Beauty–Now Out! (And the Future!)". Ecstatic Days. 16 October 2010. Retrieved 11 May 2014.
  8. ^ Doctorow, Cory (16 October 2010). "Trailer for Wonderbook: an illustrated guide to creative imaginative fiction". Boing Boing. Retrieved 11 May 2014.
  9. ^ "ODD?! Odd Anthology, Odd Video, Odd Subscriptions". Retrieved 11 May 2014.
  10. ^ "Sfadb: World Fantasy Awards 2013". Locus. Archived from the original on 2014-03-14. Retrieved 2013-09-17.
  11. ^ "Sfadb: Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award 2014". Locus. Retrieved 2014-05-11.
  12. ^ Short stories unless otherwise noted.

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