Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
Thomas Staicar, Writer, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in literature.
As a child, Mr. Staicar loved books and magazines. He would often curate fictional magazines for amusement purposes, coming up with various articles, stories and comic strips. This is what inspired him to become a writer. In 1968, Mr. Staicar earned a Bachelor of Arts from Wayne State University. From there, he went on to pursue the career he had dreamt of since he was young.
In 1987, Mr. Staicar became the assistant supervisor of periodicals and governments for Eastern Michigan University’s library. Upholding that role until 2017, he often relied on his earlier experience to help him succeed. From 1980 until 1986, Mr. Staicar served as the science fiction book selector for the University of Michigan. Further, he served as the science fiction general editor for the Frederick Unger Publishing Company from 1980 until 1982. Throughout his illustrious career, Mr. Staicar has authored numerous books as well. His most notable title is “Fritz Leiber,” which was published in 1983. Likewise, he has contributed numerous articles to professional journals and newspapers.
For many of his columns, Mr. Staicar was gifted with the opportunity of speaking with many respected authors. Some of his favorite interviews were with Ray Bradbury, Isaac Asimov and Robert Heinlein. He considers the highlight of his career to be his experience getting dinner with Harlan Ellison, who later kindly wrote a comment for the book jacket of “Fritz Leiber.” As a testament to Mr. Staircar’s professional success, he is featured in the 26th edition of Who’s Who in the Midwest and the 54th edition of Who’s Who in America.
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