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Gregory Dale Bear

Gregory Dale Bear, writer, illustrator. Member of Science Fiction Writers America (vice president 1987, president 1988-1990).

Background

  • Bear, Gregory Dale was born on August 20, 1951 in San Diego, California, United States. Son of Dale Franklin and Wilma (Merriman) Bear.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in English, San Diego State University, 1973.

    Career

    • Technical writer, host Reuben H. Fleet Space Theater, 1973. Freelance writer, since 1975.

    Works

    • Mariposa
    • In an America driven to near bankruptcy with crushing foreign debt, the Talos Corporation stands out as a major success story—training soldiers and security forces from around the world and providing logistics and troops for nearly all branches of the United States government.
    • Mariposa (Quantico)
    • In America, driven to near bankruptcy with crushing foreign debt, the Talos Corporation stands out as a major success storytraining soldiers and security forces from around the world and providing logistics and troops for nearly all branches of the United States government.
    • The Mongoliad (The Mongoliad Cycle)
    • The final book of the Mongoliad trilogy from Neal Stephenson and company tells the gripping personal stories of medieval freedom fighters to form an epic, imaginative recounting of a moment in history when a world in peril relied solely on the courage of its people.
    • The Mongoliad Series (5 Book Series)
    • From Book 1: With bonus material! This Kindle edition features extra content only found in the Collector’s Edition of The Mongoliad: Book One, including an illustrated character glossary, a Foreworld map, and Sinner, a prequel to the Mongoliad series.

    Membership

    Member of Science Fiction Writers America (vice president 1987, president 1988-1990).

    Personality

    Interests

    Book collecting, science, music, movies, history.

    Connections

    • Married Christina M. Nielson, 1975 (divorced 1981). Married Astrid May Anderson, June 18, 1983. Children: Erik, Alexandra.
    Gregory Dale Bear
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    Born August 20, 1951
    (age 66)
    • 1973
      San Diego State University
    • 1973
      Technical writer
    • 1975
      freelance writer