(1957- ) US editor and critic who has concentrated on Horror and Supernatural Fiction, co-editing Necrofile: The Review of Horror Fiction from its inception in 1991; it won a 1995 British Fantasy Award. His anthologies include Weird Tales: 32 Unearthed Terrors (anth 1988), The Rivals of Weird Tales (anth 1990) with Martin H Greenberg and Robert Weinberg, Famous Fantastic Mysteries (anth 1991) with Greenberg and Weinberg, The Mists from Beyond (anth 1993) with Greenberg and Weinberg, To Sleep, Perchance to Dream ... Nightmare (anth 1993) with Greenberg and Weinberg, the 100 series, all with Greenberg and Weinberg – 100 Ghastly Little Ghost Stories (anth 1993), 100 Creepy Little Creature Stories (anth 1994), 100 Wicked Little Witch Stories (anth 1995) and 100 Vicious Little Vampire Stories (anth 1995) – Sea-Cursed (anth 1994) with Greenberg and T Liam McDonald, and A Taste for Blood (anth 1995) with Greenberg and Weinberg.
SD's The Annotated Guide to Unknown and Unknown Worlds (1991) is a valuable issue-by-issue commentary (see Unknown). [JC]
Stefan Richard Dziemianowicz