Akira Hori

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Akira Hori
Born (1944-06-21)June 21, 1944
Tatsuno, Hyogo, Japan
Nationality Japanese
Alma mater Osaka University
Notable awards 1980 Nihon SF Taisho Award
Seiun Award

Akira Hori (堀晃, born 1944 in Tatsuno, Hyogo) is a Japanese science fiction writer. He has been involved in science fiction since high school and has a degree from Osaka University in engineering. He won the first Nihon SF Taisho Award in 1980[1] and has also won the Seiun Award.

Works in English translation[edit]

  • "Open Up" (Speculative Japan 2, Kurodahan Press, 2011)[2]


  1. ^ "Nihon SF Taisho Award Winners List". Science Fiction Writers of Japan. Archived from the original on 23 February 2010. Retrieved 2010-01-28. 
  2. ^ Speculative Japan 2 | Kurodahan Press

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