Gene Rodman Wolfe (May 7, 1931 – April 14, 2019) was an American science fiction and fantasy writer. He was known for his fantasy novels which had connections to his Catholic faith. His best known work was The Book of the New Sun, a collection of four novels. Wolfe won two Nebula Awards and many Locus Awards.
Wolfe was born on May 7, 1931 in New York City, New York. He studied at Texas A&M University and at the University of Houston. He was married to Rosemary Wolfe. He lived in Chicago and in Barrington, Illinois.
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- Locus Publications (2010-04-27). "Locus Online News » Gene Wolfe Recovering from Heart Surgery". Locusmag.com. Retrieved 2012-05-27.
- "Author and Grand Master Gene Wolfe, 1931-2019". Tor.com. April 15, 2019. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
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- Ultan's Library, a journal for the study of Gene Wolfe
- Bibliography of Gene Wolfe's work in the Locus database
- Paul Duggan's Wolfe site
- Gene Wolfe's online fiction at Free Speculative Fiction Online
- The Urth Mailing List, for discussion of Wolfe's work
- Overview of Wolfe's work in Washington Post Book World by the SF critic Nick Gevers