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Canadian Science Fiction & Fantasy Association

Robert Charles Wilson

2018 CSFFA Hall of Fame

Robert Charles Wilson Wilson was born in the United States in California, but grew up near Toronto, Ontario. Apart from another short period in the early 1970s spent in Whittier, California, he has lived most of his life in Canada, and in 2007 he became a Canadian citizen. He resided for a while in Nanaimo, British Columbia, and briefly in Vancouver. Currently he lives with his wife Sharry in Concord, a neighbourhood of Vaughan, Ontario located north of Toronto. He has two sons, Paul and Devon. His work has won the Hugo Award for Best Novel (for Spin), the John W. Campbell Memorial Award (for the novel The Chronoliths), the Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award (for the novelette “The Cartesian Theater”), three Prix Aurora Awards (for the novels Blind Lake and Darwinia, and the short work “The Perseids”), and the Philip K. Dick Award (for the novel Mysterium).[4] Julian Comstock: A Story of 22nd-Century America is a 2010 Hugo Award nominee in the Best Novel category.[5] He has also won awards foreign countries Kurd-Laßwitz-Preis and the Seiun Awardas the Best Foreign Language Novel for Spin. A larger bio and links to sites can be found on Wikipedia at:


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