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Joël Champetier was born on 30 November, 1957 in La Corne, Quebec, Canada, is a novelist. Discover Joël Champetier's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 58 years old?

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Occupation novelist
Age 58 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born 30 November, 1957
Birthday 30 November
Birthplace La Corne, Quebec, Canada
Date of death (2015-05-30)
Died Place St-Tite, Quebec, Canada
Nationality Canada

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Champetier died after a struggle with cancer, aged 57, on 30 May 2015, living in Saint-Séverin-de-Proulxville and was the managing editor of Solaris.


In 2001, he was Guest of Honour at the World Fantasy Convention.


Champetier's 1997 novel La peau blanche was adapted into a 2004 film by Daniel Roby which was released in English as White Skin.


In 1996, Champetier was honoured at the Salon du livre de l'Abitibi-Témiscaminque, for which he had been previously in charge of programming in 1991.


La taupe et le dragon, Champetier's first adult science-fiction novel, was published in 1991. This would be translated into English and published in the United States in 1999 by Tor Books as "The Dragon's Eye". Champetier has also been published in France, such as a collection of stories through Orion, and his fantasy novel Les sources de la magie was published by Bragelonne in 2005.


At Solaris magazine, Champetier became a member of the editorial committee, becoming literary director from 1990 to 1994, co-ordinator from 1992 to 1996 during which the magazine won three Prix Aurora Awards. In 1995, Champetier worked with Yves Meynard on the anthology Escales sur Solaris for the magazine's anniversary.


In 1987, Champetier became a literary critic in the publication L'année de la science-fiction et du fantastique québécois (Quebec Science Fiction and Fantasy Annual).


He was also a finalist in 1984 and 1985 in a screenplay contest by Radio-Québec (today known as Télé-Québec), at Prix Québec/Wallonie-Bruxelles in 1992, and also at Prix Brive/Montréal in 1993 (for Le jour-de-trop).


Champetier also grew in status among the community of Quebec science-fiction and fantasy writers. In 1983, Champetier helped organise the Boréal Congress, an annual Quebec science-fiction conference and would serve on the conference's board of directors in 1984, and again from 1989 to 1999, becoming vice-president from 1994 to 1999.


Born in La Corne, Quebec (Abitibi-Témiscamingue district), Champetier became a full-time writer after working in electrochemistry. Champetier's first published work, Le chemin des fleurs, appeared in Quebec science-fiction and fantasy magazine Solaris in 1981. After publishing many stories in various magazines and collections, some of which would be translated to English, Champetier first youth novel, La mer au fond du monde, was published in 1990.


Joël Champetier (30 November 1957 – 30 May 2015) was a French-Canadian science fiction and fantasy author.