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Joanna Russ (1937–2011)


She was awarded a Hugo Award in 1983 for "Souls" novella. She was also awarded a Nebula Award in 1972 for "When It Changed.". See more trivia »


(age 74) in Tucson, Arizona, USA

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The Hidden Room


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 1993 The Hidden Room (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Hungry Girls (1993) ... (short story - uncredited)

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Subject of a collection; "On Joanna Russ," edited by Farah Mendlesohn and published by Wesleyan University Press. See more »

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She earned her Bachelor's Degree from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York in 1957 where she studied with Vladimir Nabokov. She earned her Master's degree in playwriting and dramatic literature from Yale University Drama School in 1960 in New Haven, Connecticut. See more »

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