Holier Than Thou

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Holier Than Thou
Issue 19
Cover by Richard Bergeron

Holier Than Thou was a fanzine edited by Marty and Robbie Cantor.

Published in Los Angeles, CA, U.S.A., 27 issues were released in the 1980s.

Contributors included Richard Bergeron (Warhoon), writing a column called "Fangdom"; John Berry (The Damned Patrol), Linda Blanchard (Egoboodle), Terry Carr (Entropy), with the column "Entropy Reprints" featuring writing by Joe Kennedy (Vampire), Bjo Trimble (Pas-Tell, Melange) and others; Steve Dedman, Thom Digby, Adrienne Fein, Donald Franson (The National Fantasy Fan), Mike Glyer (File 770), writing a column called "The Pied Typer", Steve Higgins, Lee Hoffman (Science Fiction Five Yearly), Dave Langford (Ansible), Eric Mayer, Warren Norwood, Marc Ortlieb (Q36, Tigger), Darrell Schweitzer, Joyce Scrivner, Paul Skelton (Small Friendly Dog), Milt Stevens, Joni Stopa (Gallimaufry), Taral Wayne (DNQ), Harry Warner, Jr. (Horizons), and Richard Weinstock.

Covers were by Richard Bergeron, Brad Foster, and Nick Sthathopolous, among others, and each artist incorporated the policy of Holier Than Thou to use Roman numerals for numbering.

Interior illustrations were by John P. Alexander, Sheryl Birkhead (The National Fantasy Fan), Russ Dixon, Teddy Harvia, David Heath, Cathy Howard, Bob Lee, Jim McLeod (Interplanetary Corn Chips), Darrell Schweitzer, Arthur Thomson, and Mel White, among others.

The articles "Visit to a Small Factory" by Marc Ortlieb and "All Our Yesterdays" by Harry Warner, Jr. were selected for reprinting in Fanthology '87.

Marty Cantor went on to publish the fanzine No Award in the 1990s and 2000s.