Alex Shvartsman

Alex Shvartsman

     Author


Alex Shvartsman is a writer, translator, game designer, and anthologist from Brooklyn, NY. His adventures so far have included traveling to over 30 countries, playing a card game for a living, and building a successful business. Alex resides in Brooklyn, NY with his wife and son.

Over 120 of his short stories have appeared in Analog, Nature, Strange Horizons, Fireside, Weird Tales, Galaxy's Edge, and many other venues. He won the WSFA Small Press Award for Short Fiction in 2014 and was a two-time finalist (2015 & 2017) for the Canopus Award for Excellence in Interstellar Fiction. His political fantasy novel Eridani's Crown was published in 2019.

Alex's translations from Russian have appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Asimov's, Apex, Samovar, and other venues.

He's the editor of the Unidentified Funny Objects series of humorous SF/F, as well as a variety of other anthologies, including The Cackle of Cthulhu (Baen), Humanity 2.0 (Arc Manor), and Funny Science Fiction (UFO). He's the editor and publisher of Future Science Fiction Digest, a magazine that focuses on international fiction.

His website is www.alexshvartsman.com and his Twitter handle is @AShvartsman.

Scheduled Programming Events Featuring Alex Shvartsman

Day Time Name of Event
Fri 05:00PM Opening Ceremonies

Take advantage of the opportunity to meet the LibertyCon Guests and Staff and learn about this year's planned festivities!

Fri 07:00PM Gunfight at Europa Station

David Boop moderates this panel on the new Baen anthology due out in November Gunfight at Europa Station.

 

Sat 02:00PM Meet the Newbies Part 5

William Joseph Roberts moderates this panel "Meet the Newbies Part 5," introducing first time LibertyCon pros to the convention.

 

 
 
 
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