Apex Publications has announced that Catherynne Valente has accepted the position of Fiction Editor of Apex Magazine. Catherynne’s accomplishments as a writer are astounding. She is a 2009 Hugo Award nominee for her novel Palimpsest. Her online novel Fairyland is a 2009 nominee for the Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy. Catherynne has been a World Fantasy Award nominee. She has won the Mythopoetic Award, the James Tiptree Jr. Award, the Rhysling, and the Million Writers Award.
Known for her poetic prose and vivid writing, Catherynne will bring her unique and interesting style to the world of editing, specifically Apex Magazine. As their fiction editor, she will decide who and what gets published.
Catherynne’s first issue at the helm of Apex Magazine will be published August 2nd. Mark that date on your calendar. It will be an issue you will not want to miss!