The Bookshop Podcast

Mandy Jackson-Beverly Chats With Fiction Editor Ellen Datlow

August 04, 2021 Mandy Jackson-Beverly Season 1 Episode 57
The Bookshop Podcast
Mandy Jackson-Beverly Chats With Fiction Editor Ellen Datlow
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The Bookshop Podcast
Mandy Jackson-Beverly Chats With Fiction Editor Ellen Datlow
Aug 04, 2021 Season 1 Episode 57
Mandy Jackson-Beverly

Ellen Datlow has been editing sf/f/h short fiction for four decades. She was fiction editor of OMNI Magazine and SCIFICTION and currently acquires short stories and novellas for Tor.com and Nightfire. 

She has edited numerous anthologies for adults, young adults, and children, including The Best Horror of the Year annual series, Echoes: The Saga Anthology of Ghost Stories, Final Cuts: New Tales of Hollywood Horror and Other Spectacles. Forthcoming are When Things Get Dark: Stories inspired by Shirley Jackson  and the reprint anthology Body Shocks

She’s won multiple World Fantasy Awards, Locus Awards, Hugo Awards, Stoker Awards, International Horror Guild Awards, Shirley Jackson Awards, and the 2012 Il Posto Nero Black Spot Award for Excellence as Best Foreign Editor. Datlow was named recipient of the 2007 Karl Edward Wagner Award, given at the British Fantasy Convention for “outstanding contribution to the genre,” was honored with the Life Achievement Award by the Horror Writers Association, in acknowledgment of superior achievement over an entire career, and honored with the World Fantasy Life Achievement Award at the 2014 World Fantasy Convention.

Ellen Datlow

KGB Bar

Body Shocks, Ellen Datlow, editor

When Things Get Dark, stories inspired by Shirley Jackson, Ellen Datlow, editor

Ellen Datlow, Awards List

Ellen Datlow, Books

TOR.COM

William Gibson

Elizabeth Hand

Jonathan Carroll

Bruce Sterling on The Bookshop Podcast, episode 28

 

 

Support the show (https://paypal.me/TheBookshopPodcast?locale.x=en_US)

Show Notes

Ellen Datlow has been editing sf/f/h short fiction for four decades. She was fiction editor of OMNI Magazine and SCIFICTION and currently acquires short stories and novellas for Tor.com and Nightfire. 

She has edited numerous anthologies for adults, young adults, and children, including The Best Horror of the Year annual series, Echoes: The Saga Anthology of Ghost Stories, Final Cuts: New Tales of Hollywood Horror and Other Spectacles. Forthcoming are When Things Get Dark: Stories inspired by Shirley Jackson  and the reprint anthology Body Shocks

She’s won multiple World Fantasy Awards, Locus Awards, Hugo Awards, Stoker Awards, International Horror Guild Awards, Shirley Jackson Awards, and the 2012 Il Posto Nero Black Spot Award for Excellence as Best Foreign Editor. Datlow was named recipient of the 2007 Karl Edward Wagner Award, given at the British Fantasy Convention for “outstanding contribution to the genre,” was honored with the Life Achievement Award by the Horror Writers Association, in acknowledgment of superior achievement over an entire career, and honored with the World Fantasy Life Achievement Award at the 2014 World Fantasy Convention.

Ellen Datlow

KGB Bar

Body Shocks, Ellen Datlow, editor

When Things Get Dark, stories inspired by Shirley Jackson, Ellen Datlow, editor

Ellen Datlow, Awards List

Ellen Datlow, Books

TOR.COM

William Gibson

Elizabeth Hand

Jonathan Carroll

Bruce Sterling on The Bookshop Podcast, episode 28

 

 

Support the show (https://paypal.me/TheBookshopPodcast?locale.x=en_US)