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Eric G. Swedin

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Eric G Swedin is an American author of science fiction and academic nonfiction works He is a professor of history at Weber State University in Utah Swedin is the 2010 long form winner of the Sidewise Award for his alternate history novel When Angels Wept: A What-If History of the Cuban Missile Crisis He was a consultant for the Emmy Award-winning documentary, Clouds Over Cuba, which was created for the John F Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

Contents

  • 1 Biography
  • 2 Bibliography
    • 21 Nonfiction
    • 22 Fiction
  • 3 Documentaries
  • 4 References
  • 5 External links

Biography

Swedin is a professor of history at Weber State University in Utah He has written several non-fiction textbooks and academic works, as well as five novels, and his books and papers have been cited in over 70 academic works[2] He won the Sidewise Award for his 2010 alternate history novel, When Angels Wept: A What-If History of the Cuban Missile Crisis[3] He was a consultant on two documentaries about the Cuban Missile Crisis: Clouds Over Cuba, which won an Emmy Award,[4] and What If Armageddon 1962, a documentary which aired on the Military Channel in 2014

Bibliography

Nonfiction

  • Healing Souls: Psychotherapy in the Latter-day Saint Community 2003, University of Illinois Press, ISBN 0-252-02864-3
  • Science in the Contemporary World: An Encyclopedia 2005, part of the History of Science series, ABC-CLIO, ISBN 1-85109-524-1
  • Science Fiction and Computing: Essays on Interlinked Domains 2011, McFarland & Company, ISBN 978-0-7864-4565-3, as editor with David L Ferro
  • Survive the Bomb: The Radioactive Citizen's Guide to Nuclear Survival 2011, Zenith Press, ISBN 978-0-7603-4031-8, as editor

Essays

  • "Murray Leinster and 'A Logic Named Joe'" 2011, with David L Ferro, in Science Fiction and Computing: Essays on Interlinked Domains, McFarland & Company, ISBN 978-0-7864-4565-3
  • "Rebooting 'A Logic Named Joe': Exploring the Multiple Influences of a Strangely Predictive Mid-1940s Short Story" 2011, with David L Ferro, in Science Fiction and the Prediction of the Future: Essays on Foresight and Fallacy, McFarland & Company, ISBN 978-0-7864-5841-7

Fiction

  • The Killing of Greybird 2004, CFI, ISBN 1-55517-767-0
  • When Angels Wept: A What-If History of the Cuban Missile Crisis 2010, Potomac Books, ISBN 978-1-59797-517-9
  • Anasazi Exile 2011, Borgo Press/Wildside Press, ISBN 978-1-4344-4403-5
  • Fragments of Me 2012, Borgo Press/Wildside Press, ISBN 978-1-4344-4515-5
  • Seeking Valhalla 2013, Borgo Press/Wildside Press, ISBN 978-1-4794-0071-3

Documentaries

Swedin consulted on Clouds Over Cuba and consulted on and appeared in What If Armageddon 1962

  • Clouds Over Cuba 2012, created by and aired at John F Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum[5][6] This program won an Emmy Award for "New Approaches: Documentaries"[4]
  • What If Armageddon 1962 2014, Military Channel[5][7]

References

  1. ^ "Eric G Swedin – Summary Bibliography" Internet Speculative Fiction Database  Missing or empty |url= help; |access-date= requires |url= help
  2. ^ "Citations of works by Eric G Swedin" Google Scholar Archived from the original on May 5, 2015 Retrieved May 5, 2015 
  3. ^ "Smale and Swedin Win Sidewise Awards" Locus Online August 11, 2011 Archived from the original on May 5, 2015 Retrieved May 5, 2015 
  4. ^ a b "Winners Announced for the 34th Annual News & Documentary Emmy® Awards" The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences October 1, 2013 Archived from the original on May 5, 2015 Retrieved May 5, 2015 
  5. ^ a b "Dr Eric G Swedin, Professor of History, Weber State University" Weber State University Archived from the original on May 5, 2015 Retrieved May 5, 2015 
  6. ^ "Clouds Over Cuba" John F Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum Retrieved May 5, 2015  Note: Site is entirely in Flash Click on the "Credits" link in the bottom right to view the credits
  7. ^ "What If Armageddon 1962: All-New Documentary Premieres Tuesday, October 22 at 10/9c" Discovery Communications Archived from the original on May 5, 2015 Retrieved May 5, 2015 

External links

  • Alternatives: Histories of the Past and Future Swedin's blog

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