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Alexandra Pierce Alexandra Pierce i(8318398 works by) (a.k.a. Alex Pierce)
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

An editor at Twelfth Planet Press, Alexandra Pierce is also one of the podcasters for the Hugo  Award-winning Galactic Suburbia podcast. She has won Ditmar and Aurealis Awards for her podcasts work and non-fiction, and was the co-editor of both Letters to Tiptree (with Alisa Krasnostein) and Luminescent Threads: Connections to Octavia E. Butler (with Mimi Mondal): the former won the William Atheling Award for Review or Criticism (Aurealis Awards), the Convenors’ Award for Excellence (Aurealis Awards), the Locus Award for Non-Fiction, and the British Fantasy Award for Non-Fiction

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2019 finalist International Awards Hugo Award

For Galactic Suburbia podcast (with Alisa Krasnostein and Tansy Rayner Roberts).

2018 finalist International Awards Locus Awards Non-Fiction

For 'Luminescent Threads: Connections to Octavia E. Butler'

2018 finalist International Awards Hugo Award Best Fancast

For Galactic Suburbia podcast (with Alisa Krasnostein and Tansy Rayner Roberts).

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Letters to Tiptree Yokine : Twelfth Planet Press , 2015 8815653 2015 anthology correspondence

'In celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Alice Sheldon’s birth, and in recognition of the enormous influence of both Tiptree and Sheldon on the field, Twelfth Planet Press is publishing a selection of thoughtful letters written by science fiction and fantasy’s writers, editors, critics and fans to celebrate her, to recognise her work, and maybe in some cases to finish conversations set aside nearly thirty years ago.' (Publication summary)

2016 winner International Awards British Fantasy Awards Best Non-Fiction
2016 winner International Awards Locus Awards Non-Fiction
2016 winner Ditmar Awards William Atheling Jr Award
2016 shortlisted Ditmar Awards Best Collected Work
2015 winner Aurealis Awards for Excellence in Australian Speculative Fiction Convenors' Award
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