Monday, March 10, 2014

Alan Rodgers, R. I. P.

Alan Rodgers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: Alan Rodgers (1959 - 8 March 2014) was a science fiction and horror writer, editor, and poet. In the mid-eighties he was the editor for Night Cry. His short stories have been published in a number of venues, including Weird Tales, Twilight Zone and a number of anthologies, such as Darker Masques, Prom Night, and Vengeance Fantastic. His novelette "The Boy Who Came Back From the Dead" won the Bram Stoker Award for Best Long Fiction in 1987 and was nominated for the World Fantasy Award.

1 comment:

Todd Mason said...

NIGHT CRY being a watershed of a newsstand horror magazine in the 1980s (though TWILIGHT ZONE, its sibling, and F&SF were also open to horror); he also edited some fine anthologies. Too damned young.