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Science fiction writer and futurist Robert J. Sawyer has been interviewed over 350 times on radio, over 350 times on television, and countless times in print. He lives in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada (just outside Toronto).
"Thank you very much! Your sparky anecdotes, sharp analysis, and agility in switching between the world of sci-fi and the real world made the program flow very smoothly." Irene Chang, BBC World Service, London
Rob is one of only eight writers in history and the only Canadian to win all three of the world's top Science Fiction awards for best novel of the year: the Hugo, the Nebula, and the John W. Campbell Memorial Award.
"When asked who my favourite person in the world to interview is, my answer is always 100% Robert J. Sawyer, because he's so smart and his answers are always killer." Teddy Wilson, host of InnerSpace
Pictured: Rob on page one of the Arts & Life section of Canada's National Post, on the debut of the TV sereis FlashForward, based on his novel of the same name.
Selected Awards and Honors
According to the Locus Index to Science Fiction Awards, Robert J. Sawyer is the #1 all-time worldwide leader in number of award wins as a science-fiction or fantasy novelist (second place goes to China Miéville; Stephen King, Ursula K. LeGuin, and Connie Willis are tied for third place).
"Robert J. Sawyer is more than a great SF writer, more than just a great SF fan, he is also the smartest, most savvy writer I have had the pleasure of interviewing in my 30 plus year career." Craig Rintoul
To book an interview, email Rob at email@example.com or phone (416) 453‑7601.
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