Obituary - Frederic Pohl, 1919-2013

Posted on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 by Cupertino_Library

Frederic Pohl, iconic Hugo Award winning science fiction author, died on Monday, September 2. His key works include The Space Merchants (1952) cowritten with Cyril Kornbluth , Man Plus (1976), Gateway (1977), and JEM (1979). Social Satire, especially dealing with consumerism, were charactericstic elements to much of his work. During his career he won six Hugo and three Nebula Awards incluiding a Hugo for his . . . more »