(1923-2009) US fan, involved as a fan with American sf from before World War Two, and a member of First Fandom; he began publishing fiction of genre interest with "The Road to Dunwich" for Ibid in 1973, and remained moderately active as a short fiction writer for three decades. He is of sf interest as well for his nonfiction, which includes The Drama of Ray Bradbury (1977; rev vt Ray Bradbury: Dramatist 1989), and George Alec Effinger: From Entropy to Budayeen (1992); he was also a competent and clear-headed reviewer. [JC]
see also: First Fandom Hall of Fame.
Benjamin Philip Indick
born Elizabeth, New Jersey: 11 August 1923
died Teaneck, New Jersey: 28 September 2009
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