Library of Congress

Authorities & Vocabularies

The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service

From Library of Congress Name Authority File


us: Aldiss, Brian W. (Brian Wilson), 1925-2017


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Brian Wilson
  • Variants

    • us: Aldiss, Brian, 1925-2017
    • us: Олдисс, Брайан, 1925-2017
  • Additional Information

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: His The Brightfount diaries, 1955.
    • found: His Science fiction as science fiction, c1978: t.p. (Brian Aldiss)
    • found: His Farewell to a child, c1982: t.p. (Brian W. Aldiss)
    • found: His Brothers of the head, 1977: t.p. (Brian W. Aldiss)
    • found: Science fiction chronicle, August 1998 : p. 13 (b. August 18, 1925)
    • found: Internet speculative fiction database, 27 May 2014 (Brian W. Aldiss; Brian Wilson Aldiss; born 18 August 1925 in East Dereham, Norfolk)
    • found: Wikipedia, December 2, 2016 (Brian Aldiss; Brian Wilson Aldiss, OBE (born 18 August 1925 in East Dereham, Norfolk, England) is an English writer and anthologies editor, best known for science fiction novels and short stories; his byline reads either Brian W. Aldiss or simply Brian Aldiss, except for occasional pseudonyms during the mid-1960s; Aldiss is a vice-president of the international H. G. Wells Society; he is also (with the late Harry Harrison) co-president of the Birmingham Science Fiction Group; Aldiss was named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America in 2000 and inducted by the Science Fiction Hall of Fame in 2004; he has received two Hugo Awards, one Nebula Award, and one John W. Campbell Memorial Award; his influential works include the short story "Super-Toys Last All Summer Long", the basis for the Stanley Kubrick-developed Steven Spielberg film A.I. Artificial Intelligence; Aldiss was associated with the British New Wave of science fiction)
    • found: BBC online, viewed Aug. 21, 2017 (Brian Aldiss; d. Aug. 19, 2017)
  • LC Classification

    • PR6051.L3
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
    • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
    • [AACR 1 form: Aldiss, Brian Wilson, 1925-]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-08-02: new
    • 2017-08-21: revised
  • Alternate Formats