CHILSON, Robert. American, b. 1945. Genres: Science fiction/Fantasy. Career: Freelance writer, since 1967. Publications: As the Curtain Falls, 1974; The Star-Crowned Kings, 1975; The Shores of Kansas, 1976; Refuge, 1988; Men Like Rats, 1989; Rounded with Sleep, 1990; Black as Blood, 1998. Address: PO Box 12583, Kansas City, KS 66112-0583, U.S.A.