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Eric Gilmartin

Agent: Seeking
Austin, Texas, United States

Email: ionadh@hotmail.com

Eric Gilmartin has been writing since age 12, inspired by an early encounter with a family friend, science-fiction master Ray Bradbury. Since then, he has been a film reviewer and freelance journalist, with several published articles on SF moviemaking to his credit. Born in San Jose, California, he developed the original idea for “Wolfpack Stories” as a student of Santa Barbara High School; he subsequently earned a B.A. in English from Texas A&M. He has spent time in New Zealand, England and Ireland. Currently, he resides in Texas. Gilmartin is single and looking for the right woman to ruin.

Professional Publications:

Non-Fiction Credits:
1983-4: Contributing Editor (Visual Arts),
"Night Light" (magazine)
Santa Barbara, California
1984-6: Contributing Editor (Visual Arts),
"The Weekly" (magazine)
Santa Barbara, California
1986: Foreign Correspondent (Film/Tourism),
Santa Barbara "News-Press" (daily newspaper)
New Zealand-based
1986-7: Contributing Editor
"CineMagic" (New York City magazine)
1987-9: Contributing Editor/interviewer,
"Cinefantastique" (Chicago-based magazine)
Los Angeles-based

Fiction Credits:
2000: "Wolfpack Stories: Volume I" (original novel)

Interests: Romance languages; world history; travel; wilderness camping and hiking; science; Pop culture, incl. "Cult" literary/film/TV series, rock/blues music; exploring my Irish heritage; filmmaking; politics.

Published writer: Yes

Freelance: Yes

 

Published works:

Nonfiction

  • CineMagic Magazine Number 36: "Video Diary: Making 'Beyond Tomorrow'"
  • Cinefantastique Magazine: "Phantasm II"
  • Santa Barbara Weekly: Contributing Editor (Film)
  • Foreign Correspondent: New Zealand