Donald J. Bingle Papers, 1997- 2009
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Brief Description: The Donald J. Bingle Papers consists of printed (paper-based) manuscripts for a novel by Donald J. Bingle, Forced Conversion, and for his published short stories, novellas, and novellettes. The collection also includes correspondence, research, notes, and some miscellaneous materials related to the publications. The collection is divided into series based upon format. Series I consists of novels; Series II consists of short stories; Series III consists of novels and novellettes; Series IV consists of correspondence; Series V consists of miscellaneous. Each series is organized by title based on publication date. Within the title, organization is based on original date of work. All other materials are organized within their series based upon original date of work. Dates of publication and reprinting are taken from Donald J. Bingle's notes.
Held at:
Northern Illinois University
Founders Memorial Library
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: 815-753-1779
Email: rhcua [at] niu.edu
Record Series Number: RBSC/SFWA/007
Created by: Bingle, Donald J.
Volume: 8.5 Linear Feet
Acquired: 11/20/2007. Additions by Donald Bingle: Dec 2008, 11/12/2011, 1/3/2014
Arrangement: Series I consists of novels; Series II consists of short stories; Series III consists of novels and novellettes; Series IV consists of correspondence; Series V consists of miscellaneous.
Biographical Note for Bingle, Donald J. : A graduate of the University of Chicago Law School, Donald J. Bingle plays a corporate lawyer by day and science fiction and gaming writer by night.Forced Conversion, his 2004 debut novel, is set in a world where people live in virtual reality and are threatened by those who refuse to. Derek and his Conversion Force squad must seek out the non-conformers and send them to a virtual world or death. A writer of gaming materials, short fiction, novels, and more; Donald J. Bingle is also an opponent of global warming through the GreensWord organization. Currently, the author is writing his second novel,GreenSword, a dark comedy about the environment and society.
Access Restrictions: Photographs and photocopies of collection are prohibited.
Subject Index
Bingle, Donald J.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America
Genres/Forms of Material
science fiction
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: 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.
Acquisition Notes: Donald J.Bingle  Acquired via direct donation to curator at WindyCon 2007, 2009, 2011.
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