Willis E. McNelly

(1920 — April 7, 2003)

Dr. Willis E. McNelly was perhaps best known for The Dune Encyclopedia. He was an academic and SF critic at California State University at Fullerton and one of the first academics to take science fiction seriously. He also published several anthologies in conjunction with Harry Harrison, Leon Stover, and Jane Hipolito, as well as study guides for their use in the classroom.

Also see http://www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mcnelly_willis_e

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