July 27, 2017July 27, 2017
Summarised by Nina Allan It’s been a long wait, but finally the day of the Clarke Award ceremony is...
July 26, 2017July 26, 2017
By Helen Marshall In the summer of 2016, Nina Allan and I began to talk about the possibility of...
July 25, 2017July 25, 2017
By Nina Allan As this year’s Clarke festivities wind inexorably towards their close, I thought it would be interesting...
July 24, 2017July 24, 2017
By Nick Hubble These are my personal thoughts on the process and not in any way a collective position....
July 19, 2017July 19, 2017
By Nina Allan To begin with, here is a reminder of the books we will be discussing: My...
July 18, 2017July 18, 2017
By Paul Kincaid I have been associated with science fiction awards ever since I was approached to administer...
July 7, 2017July 7, 2017
By Megan AM Despite the many words I’ve spent on reviews, nothing better conveys my feelings about a shortlist...
June 22, 2017June 22, 2017
By Nina Allan (originally published in the May edition of Interzone) Although it is the controversies that tend to...
June 8, 2017
The (not really that) secret reason behind the Clarke Award revealing its submissions lists every year: a guest post by Tom HunterJune 8, 2017
By Tom Hunter First, congratulations to Gareth Powell, the winner of this year’s Guess the Clarke Shortlist competition! Gareth...
May 25, 2017May 25, 2017
By Gareth Beniston Some thoughts. If anyone has ever read my blog they will, I hope, see that most...
Opinion Pieces 2017
About The Centre
"We came out here to
“We came out here to begin again. We came out here for the clear air and a fresh start. No one said to us: beware of fresh starts. No one said to us: god knows what will begin.”
Timely and suspenseful, Sealed by Naomi Booth is a gripping modern fable on motherhood. Join us for a discussion of this novella published by Dead Ink Press. Copies of the book are best purchased from the publisher directly or via Amazon at https://www.amazon.co.uk/Sealed-Naomi-Booth/dp/1911585134
Wednesday 21 March: 6:00pm -
Wednesday 21 March: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Anglia Ruskin University, East Road, CB1 1PT
The links between science and science fiction have never been stronger. This writing workshop explores how scientific developments can prompt “what if” scenarios perfect for writers. Join authors Una McCormack and Helen Marshall, of Anglia Ruskin University, for writings exercises that’ll spark your imagination. New and experienced writers are welcome!
Hosted by the Anglia Ruskin Centre for Science Fiction and Fantasy.
(Wednesday) 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Anglia Ruskin University
(Saturday) 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Anglia Ruskin University