Jack Dann is an American writer born in Binghamton, NY who is best known for his SF. He is also an editor and a writing teacher. He has lived in Australia since 1994. He was married first to Jeanne Van Buren Dann and since 1995 to Janeen Webb.
He has published over seventy books, in the majority of cases as editor or co-editor (frequently with Gardner Dozois of story anthologies in the SF, fantasy, and horror genres.
He was nominated for the 2002 Best Novella Hugo.
Awards, Honors and GoHships:
- 1996 — Festival of the Imagination 1996
- 1997 — Swancon 22
- 1998 — Ditmar Award for Best Short Fiction (shared with Janeen Webb)
- 1999 — Swancon 24
- 1999 — Ditmar Award for Best Australian Magazine of Anthology
- 2002 — Toastmaster at Convergence 2002
- 2002 — Ditmar Award for Best Australian Short Fiction (tied with Lucy Sussex)
- 2003 — Peter McNamara Achievement Award
- 2005 — Darrell Award
- 2008 — Conflux 5
- 2009 — Ditmar Award for Best Collected Work
- 2012 — MC at Conflux 8
- World Fantasy Award
- Nebula Award
For more see http://www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dann_jack
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