Connie Willis

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Birthday
31, 1945
Birthplace
Colorado
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
31, 1945 (age 72)
Birthplace
Colorado

About

An American science fiction writer, she received a Hugo Award in 2011 for Black Out/All Clear, a two-volume, time-travel-themed series. Her other popular novels include Doomsday Book (1992) and To Say Nothing of the Dog (1998).

Before Fame

She attended the University of Northern Colorado. She published her first fantasy story, The Secret of Santa Titicaca, in 1970.

Trivia

She received a Nebula Award for her 1982 short story, Fire Watch.

Family Life

She married physics professor Courtney Willis. The couple became parents to a daughter named Cordelia.

Associated With

She admired the work of fellow science fiction writer, Madeline L'Engle.