Phyllis Eisenstein

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General Information

Name: Phyllis Eisenstein

Pen Name: None

Birth Year: 1946

Place of Birth: N/A

Website: http://www.bl.com/eisenstein

Email: phillis@ripco.com


Illinois Connection

Phyllis Eisenstein teaches Science Fiction writing at Columbia College of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Phyllis Eisenstein has been a professional writer since 1971, both on her own and in collaboration with her husband Alex. She has published 6 novels and thirty or so short stories, novelets, and novellas. She has been nominated twice each for the Hugo and the Nebula, the Science Fiction field's highest awards. Phyllis has also written a nonfiction book, Overcoming the Pain of Inflammatory Arthritis, which is about the use of pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) for arthritis, a disease she has had all of her adult life. Phyllis is Editor-in-Chief and Autocrat of Spec-Lit.

Published Works

  • Born to Exile, Arkham House, 1978
  • Shadow of Earth, Dell, 1979
  • In the Hands of Glory, Pocket Books, 1981
  • In the Red Lord`s Reach, Signet, 1989
  • Crystal Palace, Signet, 1989
  • Sorcerer's Son, Grafton, 1990
  • Nine Lives: Nine Stories of the Dark Fantastic, Five Star, 2003
  • Overcoming the Pain of Inflammatory Arthritis, Avery, 2007

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Literary Awards

Phyllis has been nominated twice each for the Hugo and the Nebula, the Science Fiction field's highest awards.

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Phyllis Eisenstein on WorldCat

Phyllis Eisenstein on Amazon

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