KAREN HABER, Contributing Editor, is the author of eight novels including Star Trek Voyager: Bless the Beasts, co-author of Science of the X-Men, and editor of the Hugo-nominated essay collection celebrating J.R.R. Tolkien, Meditations on Middle Earth and Exploring the Matrix. Her short fiction has appeared in Asimov’s, F&SF, and many anthologies. She reviews art books for Locus and profiles artists here, and for other publications, including Realms of Fantasy. She collaborated with artist Todd Lockwood on a retrospective of his work, Transitions. With her husband, Robert Silverberg, she co-edited The Year’s Best Science Fiction: 2001, The Year’s Best Fantasy: 2001, and the popular “Universe” anthology series; with Jonathan Strahan, she edited Year’s Best Science Fiction and Year’s Best Fantasy anthologies in 2004 and 2005. Her website is karenhaber.com.