Bruce Sterling

Michael Bruce Sterling (born April 14, 1954) is an American science-fiction author known for his novels and short fiction and editorship of the Mirrorshades anthology. Sterling's first science-fiction story, Man-Made Self, was sold in 1976. He is the author of science-fiction novels including Schismatrix (1985), Islands in the Net (1988), and Heavy Weather (1994). In 1992, he published his first non-fiction book, The Hacker Crackdown: Law and Disorder on the Electronic Frontier.[1]

Bruce Sterling
Born (1954-04-14) April 14, 1954 (age 67)
Brownsville, Texas
Pen nameVincent Omniaveritas (in fanzine Cheap Truth)
Occupation
  • Writer
  • speaker
  • futurist
  • design instructor
NationalityAmerican
Alma materUniversity of Texas at Austin (B.A., Journalism, 1976)
Period1970s–present
GenreScience fiction
SubjectCyberpunk
Literary movementCyberpunk/postcyberpunk
Signature
Website
well.com/conf/mirrorshades