A Conversation Among Three Fantasy/Sci-Fi Writers

The Prairie Gate Literary Festival offers a virtual conversation with three science fiction and fantasy authors as part of its 2021 offerings.

Joshua Phillip Johnson is an English professor at the University of Minnesota, Morris and author of the environmental fantasy novel The Forever Sea, due out by DAW Publishing in January. It is part of an expected epic series.

Rebecca Kuang is an Chinese-American fantasy writer, and author of The Poppy War Trilogy, published by Harper Voyager. She is a 2020 Astounding Award winner as well as a Nebula, Locus and World Fantasy Award nominee.

Farah Naz Rishi is a Pakistani-American Muslim writer and author of the YA science fiction novel I Hope You Get This Message, published by Harper Collins. She is also a talented voice actor.

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Thursday, March 11 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Rodney A. Briggs Library


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