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Kij Johnson (born January 1960 in Iowa) is an American writer of fantasy. She has worked extensively in publishing: managing editor for Tor Books and Wizards of the Coast/TSR, collections editor for Dark Horse Comics, and content manager working on the Microsoft Reader. In her time at Wizards of the Coast/TSR, she was also continuity manager for The Gathering and creative director for AD&D settings Greyhawk and Forgotten Realms.
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She is an associate director for the Center for the Study of Science Fiction at the University of Kansas, and serves as a final judge for the Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award.
Johnson is the author of three novels and more than 30 short works of fiction. She is best known for her adaptations of Heian-era Japanese myths. She is the winner of the 1994 Theodore Sturgeon Award for her story "Fox Magic," the 2001 Crawford Award from the International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts for best new fantasist, the 2008 World Fantasy Award for her story "26 Monkeys, Also the Abyss," and the 2009 Nebula Award for the story "Spar". She has been a finalist for the 2009 and 2010 Hugo Awards, the 2008, 2009, and 2010 Nebula Awards and the 2004, 2008, and 2009 World Fantasy Awards. Her novel Fudoki was declared one of the best SF/F novels of 2003 by Publishers Weekly.