For the character in Tolkien, see Galadriel
|Type:||fan writer, pro writer, academic|
|Fandoms:||Lord of the Rings, Blake's 7, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Lois McMaster Bujold & others|
|URL:||LiveJournal, InsaneJournal, stories at fanfiction.net|
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Altariel is the pseudonym of British tie-in writer Una McCormack. As Altariel, she has written extensively in the Tolkien fandom; she founded the Henneth Annûn mailing list, and was a co-founder of the Henneth Annûn Story Archive. She and her co-writer Isabeau of Greenlea have written an extended series of interconnected stories set in Gondor.
McCormack has written several academic articles on fandom. She organised the Biology and Manners: The Worlds of Lois McMaster Bujold conference in 2014.
- The Best of Trek Fanfic Interview with Una McCormack. Star Trek (2000)
- Interview with Una McCormack. Blake's 7 (2013)
- OTW Guest Post: Una McCormack (2018)
- A Game of Chess: Novel-length romance concerning Faramir and Eowyn. Winner of the Het category of the voted section of the Mithril Awards 2003
- A Kind of Valediction: Winner of the Men category of the Mithril Awards 2003
- Scorched Earth: The largest and most popular of her Star Trek: Deep Space Nine fic.
- 'Finding Ourselves in the (Un)Mapped Lands: Women's Reparative Readings of The Lord of the Rings' in: Perilous And Fair: Women in the Works and Life of J. R. R. Tolkien (Janet Brennan Croft & Leslie Donovan, eds) (2015) – studies LotR fanfiction