Datlow, Ellen


When Things Get Dark: Stories Inspired by Shirley Jackson (Titan Books), Anthology, 2021

Echoes: The Saga Anthology of Ghost Stories (Gallery/Saga Press), Anthology, 2019

The Devil and the Deep: Horror Stories of the Sea (Night Shade Books), Anthology, 2018

Fearful Symmetries (ChiZine Publications), Anthology, 2014

Lifetime Achievement Award, 2010

Haunted Legends, Anthology, 2010

The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror, 17th Annual, Anthology, 2004

The Year’s Best Fantasy & Horror, 13th Annual Collection, Anthology, 2000


Black Feathers: Dark Avian Tales: An Anthology (Pegasus Books), Anthology, 2017

The Doll Collection: Seventeen Brand-New Tales of Dolls (Tor Books), Anthology, 2015

Blood And Other Cravings, Anthology, 2011

Supernatural Noir, Anthology, 2011

Lovecraft Unbound, Anthology, 2009

Poe, Anthology, 2009

Inferno, Anthology, 2007

The Dark, Anthology, 2003

The Year’s Best Fantasy & Horror: 16th Annual Collection, Anthology, 2003

The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror, Fifteenth Annual Collection, Anthology, 2002

The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror Fourteenth Annual Collection, Anthology, 2001

The Year’s Best Fantasy & Horror, Twelfth Annual Collection, Anthology, 1999

The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror (11th Annual Collection), Anthology, 1998

BIO: Ellen Datlow has been editing sf/f/h short fiction for four decades. She currently acquires short stories and novellas for Tor.com and Nightfire. She has edited numerous anthologies for adults, young adults, and children, including The Best Horror of the Year annual series, Echoes: The Saga Anthology of Ghost Stories, Final Cuts: New Tales of Hollywood Horror and Other Spectacles. Forthcoming are When Things Get Dark: Stories inspired by Shirley Jackson and the reprint anthology Body Shocks. Her next original anthology is Screams From the Dark: 19 Tales of Monsters and the Monstrous. She’s won multiple Locus, Hugo, Stoker, International Horror Guild, Shirley Jackson, and World Fantasy Awards plus the 2012 Il Posto Nero Black Spot Award for Excellence as Best Foreign Editor. Datlow was named recipient of the 2007 Karl Edward Wagner Award, given at the British Fantasy Convention for “outstanding contribution to the genre” and was honored with the Life Achievement Award given by the Horror Writers Association, in acknowledgment of superior achievement over an entire career and honored with the World Fantasy Life Achievement Award at the 2014 World Fantasy Convention.

She runs the Fantastic Fiction at KGB reading series in the east village, NYC, with Matthew Kressel.

She can be found on the website Datlow.com, and on twitter and facebook (google her).