American science fiction writer, three-time winner of the Prometheus Best Novel Award

Reference

L. Neil Smith - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"L. Neil Smith (full name Lester Neil Smith III, also known by his nickname El Neil or The Sage of the High Plains) is a libertarian science fiction author and political activist. He was born on May 12, 1946 in Denver. His works include the novels Pallas, The Forge of the Elders, and The Probablity Broach, each of which won the Libertarian Futurist Society's annual Prometheus Award for best libertarian novel. ..."

Images

L. Neil Smith - The Advocates
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Awards Received

1982 Prometheus Best Novel Award, granted by Libertarian Futurist Society, Prometheus Best Novel Award
For The Probability Broach
1994 Prometheus Best Novel Award, granted by Libertarian Futurist Society, Prometheus Best Novel Award
For Pallas
2001 Prometheus Best Novel Award, granted by Libertarian Futurist Society, Prometheus Best Novel Award
For The Forge of the Elders
2016 Special Prometheus Award for Lifetime Achievement, granted by Libertarian Futurist Society

Associations

Eris Society

Web Pages

L. Neil Smith - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
"L. Neil Smith has twice won the Prometheus Award, given by the Libertarian Futurist Society for outstanding science fiction with libertarian themes. His Prometheus Award-winning novels were The Probability Broach (1982) and Pallas (1994)."

Writings

Hollow Woman, Rational Review, 17 Aug 2004
"The Busheviks had closed the whole thing down ... but reopened the former Bedloe's Island sometime later so the people who own it could pay hefty fees to go out and cramp their necks, staring up at a monument to individual freedom, and open immigration, hijacked by the state."
Related Topic: Statue of Liberty
LNS Reviews Gesundheit, Dummy! The Best of Baloo, 2 Oct 2000
The Libertarian Enterprise
Related Topic: Rex F. May
Presentation to The Eris Society 2000, 2000
Related Topic: Eris Society

Books Authored

Forge of the Elders, 2000
2001 Prometheus Award winner
Pallas, 1993
1994 Prometheus Award winner
The Probability Broach: The Graphic Novel, by Scott Bieser, L. Neil Smith, Nov 2004
Electronic version available at BigHeadPress.com
The Probability Broach, 1979
1982 Prometheus Award winner