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Anders, Lou

(1967-    ) US editor, anthologist, journalist and author who began to publish fiction of sf interest with "Crowd Control" for Strange Pleasures 2 (anth 2003) edited by John Grant and Dave Hutchinson, though he is best-known as a prolific author of articles on media sf in various journals; The Making of Star Trek: First Contact (1996) is a useful making-the-movie book about the eighth Star Trek feature film, Star Trek: First Contact (1996). His anthologies include Outside the Box: The Best Short Fiction from (anth 2001); Live Without a Net (anth 2003), which assembles stories set in futures where the information revolution has not occurred and Cyberspace does not exist; Projections: Science Fiction in Literature & Film (anth 2004), which assembles new and older nonfiction pieces of considerable interest; and Futureshocks (anth 2006), comprising original stories. He was involved 1999-2001 in, an online publisher; from its inception in 2004 until 2014, he edited Pyr, the sf and fantasy imprint of Prometheus Books. [JC]

Louis Hart Anders III

born Mobile, Alabama: 1967




Thrones and Bones

works as editor


Fast Forward

individual titles


Entry from The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction edited by John Clute, David Langford, Peter Nicholls and Graham Sleight.
Accessed 03:01 am on 22 March 2019.