Ann VanderMeer

Ann VanderMeer

Ann VanderMeer (née Kennedy) is an American publisher and editor, and the second female editor of the venerable horror magazine Weird Tales. She is the founder of Buzzcity Press.

Her work as Fiction Editor of Weird Tales won a Hugo Award. Work from her press and related periodicals has won the British Fantasy Award, the International Rhysling Award, and appeared in several year's best anthologies. Ann was also the founder of The Silver Web magazine, a periodical devoted to experimental and avant-garde fantasy literature.

In 2009 "Weird Tales edited by Ann VanderMeer and Stephen H. Segal" won a Hugo Award for Best Semiprozine. Though some of its individual contributors have been honored with Hugos, Nebula Awards, and even one Pulitzer Prize, the magazine itself had never before even been nominated for a Hugo. It was also nominated for a World Fantasy Award in 2009.

Photo: Ann VanderMeer accepting 2009 Hugo Award. Photo author: Stu Segal. Photo source: Wikimedia Commons.


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Edited: Seregil of Rhiminee November 25, 2014
Book Covers
Best American Fantasy
The New Weird
The Weird
The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities: Exhibits, Oddities, Images & Stories from Top Authors and Artists
Steampunk III: Steampunk Revolution
Sisters of the Revolution: A Feminist Speculative Fiction Anthology
The Bestiary
The Big Book of Science Fiction
The Big Book of Classic Fantasy

Comics and Anthology (9)


2019 | fantasy, anthology

2016 | science fiction, anthology

2016 | fantasy, horror, anthology

2015 | science fiction, fantasy, horror, anthology

2012 | science fiction, fantasy, anthology, non-fiction

2011 | science fiction, fantasy, horror > weird fiction, anthology

2011 | fantasy, anthology

2008 | science fiction, fantasy, anthology

2007 | fantasy, anthology