Obituary: Joel Rosenberg

Author Joel Rosenberg (b.1954) died on June 2, the day after he suffered a respiratory depression that caused a heart attack, anoxic brain damage and major organ failure. Rosenberg was the author of the “Guardians of the Flame” series, as well as the “Metzada,” “D’Shai,” and “Keepers of the Hidden Ways.” In addition to his work as a science fiction author, Rosenberg worked as a guns rights advocate and had written books on guns rights.

  1. Ori Shifrin — June 3, 2011 @ 11:17 am

    I loved Mr.Rosenberg`s Metzada and Guardians books.
    Saddened by his passing…

  2. Andrew Porter — June 4, 2011 @ 1:39 am

    What happened with his legal case vs. the City on Minneapolis?

  3. Skip — June 6, 2011 @ 10:26 am

    Andrew, the legal matter with the city was still pending. May Joel rest in peace.

  4. Felicia Herman — June 23, 2011 @ 10:58 pm

    Steve – I cannot thank you enough for your friendship and support.

    Joel’s case has been dismissed because of his death.