McIntyre, Vonda N. (1948–)

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McIntyre, Vonda N. (1948–)

American science-fiction and shortstory writer. Name variations: Vonda Neel McIntyre. Born Aug 29, 1948, in Louisville, KY.

Contributed to Star Trek series; works, which explore feminist themes and usually have strong female protagonists, include The Exile Waiting (1975), Superluminal (1983), The Bride (1985), Screwtop (1989), Transition (1990), and The Moon and the Sun (1997). Received Nebula Award (1973, 1978) and Hugo Award (1979).