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Greg van Eekhout Papers

Identifier: RBSC-SFWA-059

Scope and Contents

The Greg Van Eekhout papers contain printed (paper-based) materials.  The collection is broken down into series based upon format.  Currently, there is only one series entitled Professional Development.


  • Other: Date acquired: 03/16/2012


Conditions Governing Access

Photographs and photocopies of collection are prohibited.

Conditions Governing Use

Property Rights are transferred to the University Libraries per the signed Deed of Gift Document. Literary Rights are retained by the content creator.  Any copyrights so stated in the materials remain in force.

Biographical or Historical Information

Greg Van Eekhout was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and began writing simple stories about his favorite comic/tv characters when he was a kid.  He received his Bachelor's degree from UCLA and his Master's in Educational Media from Arizona State.  He has had a lot jobs besides writing, such as an ice cream scooper, political fundraiser, multimedia developer, and college teacher.  His first published story (2001) was Wolves Till the World Goes Down and his first published novel was in 2009 and was titled Norse Code.  One of his stories, In the Late December, was nominated for a Nebula Award in the Best Short Story category.  He has continued to publish novels with much success and he currently lives in San Diego, California. For more information about Greg Van Eekhout or his writings, please visit his website:

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Arrangement Note

Series I is Professional Development

Source of Acquisition

Greg van Eekhout

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Repository Details

Part of the Northern Illinois University Repository

Founders Memorial Library
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb IL 60115 US