Samuel Delany – November 11

Columbia University – The Creative Writing Lecture Series

Friday, Nov. 11th, 7pm
Columbia University, Dodge Hall (2960 Broadway, Room 501)

Samuel R. Delany has written twenty novels and several books of stories, essays, criticism, and autobiography in a career that spans nearly 40 years. He is the winner of four prestigious Nebula Awards for the novels Babel-17 and The Einstein Intersection, and the short stories, “Aye, and Gomorrah” and “Time Considered as a Helix of Semi-Precious Stones,” which also won a Hugo Award. For his contributions to the genre, he was inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame in 2002. Since 2001, he has been a Professor of English and Creative Writing at Temple University in Philadelphia, where he is Director of the Graduate Creative Writing Program.