Eugie Foster

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Eugie Foster
Born (1971-12-30) December 30, 1971 (age 42)
Urbana, Illinois
Occupation Writer, Columnist and Editor
Genres Science fiction and Fantasy

www.eugiefoster.com

Eugie Foster (December 30, 1971 in Urbana, Illinois) is a Nebula Award winning Asian American short story writer, columnist, and editor. Her stories have been published in a number of magazines and book anthologies, including Fantasy Magazine, Realms of Fantasy, Orson Scott Card's InterGalactic Medicine Show, and Interzone. Her collection of short stories, Returning My Sister's Face and Other Far Eastern Tales of Whimsy and Malice, was published in 2009.

Life and career[edit]

Born December 30, 1971 in Urbana, Illinois, Foster currently lives in Atlanta, Georgia. Foster wrote "Writing for Young Readers," a monthly column for children's literature and young adult literature writers. She has worked as the managing editor for both Tangent Online and The Fix, two online short fiction review magazines. She is also a director for Dragon Con and edits their onsite newsletter, the Daily Dragon.

Short stories[edit]

Foster's short stories have been published in a number of magazines and books, including Fantasy Magazine, Realms of Fantasy, Orson Scott Card's InterGalactic Medicine Show, Interzone, Best New Romantic Fantasy 2, and Apex Magazine. Her story "Sinner, Baker, Fabulist, Priest; Red Mask, Black Mask, Gentleman, Beast" won the 2009 Nebula Award[1] and was also a finalist for the Hugo[2] and BSFA Awards.[3]

Short fiction by Eugie Foster[edit]

Eugie Foster's short fiction has appeared in the following:

Anthologies[edit]

Collections[edit]

  • Inspirations End (2005) - Scrybe Press. Contents:
    • "Inspirations End"
    • "Still My Beating Heart"
  • Returning My Sister's Face and Other Far Eastern Tales of Whimsy and Malice (2009) - Norilana Books. Contents:
    • "Daughter of Bótù"
    • "The Tiger Fortune Princess"
    • "A Thread of Silk"
    • "The Snow Woman’s Daughter"
    • "The Tanuki-Kettle"
    • "Honor is a Game Mortals Play"
    • "The Raven's Brocade"
    • "Shim Chung the Lotus Queen"
    • "The Tears of My Mother, the Shell of My Father"
    • "Year of the Fox"
    • "The Archer of the Sun and the Lady of the Moon"
    • "Returning My Sister’s Face"
  • Mortal Clay, Stone Heart and Other Stories in Shades of Black and White (2011) - Contents:
    • "The Life and Times of Penguin"
    • "Running on Two Legs"
    • "Black Swan, White Swan"
    • "The Bunny of Vengeance and the Bear of Death"
    • "A Nose for Magic"
    • "The Center of the Universe"
    • "The Wizard of Eternal Watch"
    • "Mortal Clay, Stone Heart"

Magazines[edit]

Podcasts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Winners Nebula Awards Accessed September 04, 2012.
  2. ^ 2010 Hugo Award Final Ballot, The Hugo Awards website, April 4, 2010, accessed April 9, 2010.
  3. ^ BSFA Award shortlist, Torque Control, accessed April 9, 2010.

Stories available online[edit]

External links[edit]