Emma Bull

(b. 1954)

An American pro writer whose best-known novel is War for the Oaks, a pioneering work of urban fantasy who, after many years in Minneapolis, lived in Tucson, AZ before moving back to Minneapolis, where she now lives. She is a member of The Scribblies and the Pre-Joycean Fellowship. She was one of the founders of Steeldragon Press. She is married to fellow pro Will Shetterly.

She was nominated for the 1992 Best Novel Hugo.

Besides being a writer, she is a musician who sang in the band Cats Laughing, and both sang and played guitar in the folk duo The Flash Girls.

An interview with her appears in the April 1992 issue of Locus.

Awards, Honors and GoHships:

For more on her career: http://www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bull_emma
Her blog: http://coffeeem.livejournal.com/
Her website: http://emmabull.wordpress.com/about/

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