Summarised by Nina Allan It’s been a long wait, but finally the day of the Clarke Award ceremony is...
By Helen Marshall In the summer of 2016, Nina Allan and I began to talk about the possibility of...
By Nina Allan As this year’s Clarke festivities wind inexorably towards their close, I thought it would be interesting...
By Nick Hubble These are my personal thoughts on the process and not in any way a collective position....
By Nick Hubble Infinite Ground — Martin MacInnes (Atlantic Books) and Ninefox Gambit — Yoon Ha Lee (Solaris) An inspector investigates the...
By Nina Allan To begin with, here is a reminder of the books we will be discussing: My...
By Paul Kincaid I have been associated with science fiction awards ever since I was approached to administer...
By Maureen Kincaid Speller Infinite Ground — Martin MacInnes (Atlantic Books) Of all the novels on my personal Shadow Clarke shortlist,...
‘We need to talk about COCOA’: A Shadow Clarke Discussion of Becky Chambers’s A Closed and Common Orbit
Edited and collated by Nick Hubble A Closed and Common Orbit — Becky Chambers (Hodder & Stoughton) Introduction The inclusion of...
By Paul Kincaid Ninefox Gambit — Yoon Ha Lee (Solaris) I am possibly not the right audience for this novel. I...
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The great Cambridge writer M.
The great Cambridge writer M. R. James was known to read his ghost stories to entertain friends on Christmas Eve. We will be reviving the tradition with a solstice celebration! Playwright, actor and award-winning short story writer Reggie Oliver will be reading ‘A Game of Bear’, left unfinished by James and completed by Oliver himself. Afterward, Dr. Helen Marshall, Prof. Sarah Annes Brown and Mr. Oliver will discuss the development of the ghost story tradition.
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(Tuesday) 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Anglia Ruskin University, LAB 112