Saha, Arthur W

Tagged: Editor

(1923-1999) US research chemist and editor, early involved in Fandom as a member of the Futurians. The Year's Best Fantasy Stories sequence, started by Lin Carter in 1975, passed to Saha with The Year's Best Fantasy Stories: #7 (anth 1981), and continued with #8 (anth 1982), #9 (anth 1983), #10 (anth 1984), #11 (anth 1985), #12 (anth 1986), #13 (anth 1987) and #14 (anth 1988). With Donald A Wollheim [see his entry for full list] Saha edited the Annual World's Best SF sequence from #8: The 1972 Annual World's Best SF (anth 1972) until the series stopped in 1990 with #26. He was given a First Fandom Hall of Fame in 1992. [JC]

Arthur William Saha

born Hibbing, Minnesota: 31 October 1923

died Cooperstown, New York: 15 November 1999

works as editor

Year's Best Fantasy Stories

Annual World's Best SF

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