Silverberg Heart Attack

Robert Silverberg has reported that he suffered an heart attack on May 9 while visiting Siena, Italy. Silverberg has had surgery and returned home, where he is recuperating and expects a full recovery. He is currently planning on attending MidAmeriCon II, this year’s Worldcon.

Silverberg Named TM for Nebulas

Robert Silverberg has been named the Toastmaster for this year’s Nebula Awards Weekend, scheduled to take place in San Jose, CA the weekend of May 17-19. Named an SFWA Grand Master in 2004, Silverberg is the author of Lord Valentine’s Castle, Dying Inside, and numerous other works of science fiction and fantasy.

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