Obituary: Ama Patterson

Author Ama Patterson (b.1961) died on May 1. Patterson attended Clarion West in 1999 and helped found the Beyon’ Dusa writing group and the Carl Brandon Society. She served as a judge for the 2001 Tiptree Award and her short fiction appeared in Dark Matter, Scarab, and 80! Memories and Reflections on Ursula K. Le Guin.