Malcolm Edwards

(b. 1949)

Malcolm John Edwards is a British SF editor, fan and critic. He received his degree from the University of Cambridge, and currently lives in London with his wife. They have three children.

He was Guest of Honor at Loncon 3, the 2014 Worldcon.

He was very active in fandom in the 60s and 70s, his activity declining as his professional career advanced. Early in his fannish life, he was the subject of fannish confusion, since just before he became active, Peter Weston had used "Malcolm Edwards" as a pseudonym for some fan writing.

He was one of the organizers of the successful Britain in '79 Worldcon bid. He ran for GUFF in 1981. He chaired Conspiracy '87 until about9 months before the convention when he stepped aside.

Fanzines included Vector, the critical journal of the British Science Fiction Association (from 1972 to 1974), Drunkard's Talk, Magic Pudding, Quicksilver, Tappen

He was one of the founders of Interzone. He served as SF editor for Victor Gollancz, which led to him launching the SF Masterworks series at Orion in 1999.

Edwards has edited a number of publications including and the SF anthology Constellations (Gollancz, 1980).

Other Awards, Honors and GoHships:

See also http://www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/edwards_malcolm