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Burgess, Mary Wickizer

(1938-    ) US author, editor and bibliographer, wife of Michael Roy Burgess – that is, Robert Reginald of Borgo Press – from 1976 until his death. Often writing as Mary A Burgess, she collaborated with him on several 1980s essays collected in his Xenograffiti: Essays on Fantastic Literature (coll 1996); on other nonfiction including the Cinema study Futurevisions: The New Golden Age of the Science Fiction Film (1985) with Douglas Menville and Reginald, and The Work of Katherine Kurtz: An Annotated Bibliography & Guide (1993) with Reginald writing as Boden Clarke; and on the Megapack themed Anthologies published by Borgo Press [see Checklist below]. She was intimately involved with this Small Press, beginning as its business manager but moving on to editorial, book design and indexing work, and becoming co-publisher with Reginald. [DRL]

see also: Bibliographies.

Mary Alice Wickizer Burgess

born San Bernardino, California: 21 June 1938



works as editor




Entry from The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (2011-current) edited by John Clute and David Langford.
Accessed 12:13 pm on 22 February 2024.