The Remakable Science Fiction of Cordwainer Smith

A Chronology of Paul M. A. Linebarger's Life, by Mike Bennett

Paul M A Linebarger photo1913 Born July 11, 1913 in Milwaukee, WI.

1930 University of Nanking, China

1931 North China Union Language School

1933 George Washington University, Washington D.C.
A. B., Phi Beta Kappa

1934 American University, Washington D.C.

1935 University of Chicago
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD, M. A.

1936 Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD, Ph. D.
Instructor at Harvard University, Cambridge MA, 1936-7

1937 Instructor at Duke University, Durham NC,
then Associate Professor 1937-46
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI

1939 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI
Married Margaret Snow

1942 U. S. Army Intelligence Service 1942-66, became Lieutenant Colonel,
received Bronze Star
Helped found Office of War information,
served in Chungking, China 1942-46
Birth of Rosana Linebarger

1947 Birth of Marcia Linebarger

1949 Divorced Margaret Snow

1950 Married Genevieve Cecilia Collins
Consultant to British forces in Malaya
Consultant to 8th in Korea (Lieutenant Colonel), 1950-52

1955 Washington School of Psychiatry, Certificate in Psychiatry
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA, Visiting Professor 1955-6

Paul M A Linebarger photo in Australia1957 Australian National University, Canberra Australia, Visiting Professor

1959 Universidad Interamericana, 1959-60

1966 Died August 6, 1966
Buried at Arlington National Cemetery


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 2012 Fredric Brown
 2011 Katherine MacLean
 2010 Mark Clifton
 2009 A. Merritt
 2008 Stanley G. Weinbaum
 2007 Daniel F Galouye
 2006 William Hope Hodgson
 2005 Leigh Brackett
 Leigh Brackett: Her Biography
 2004 Henry Kuttner & C. L. Moore
 2003 Edgar Pangborn
 2002 R. A. Lafferty
 2001 Olaf Stapledon
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 Press Releases
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 2002: About the Cordwainer Smith Rediscovery Award
 2001: First Rediscovery Award Ceremony
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