This past Monday, I and several others attended a live hangout/panel discussion moderated by Mike R. Underwood of Angry Robot Books with four of their authors – Madeline Ashby, Wesley Chu, Cassandra Rose Clarke, and Ramez Naam. The theme was science fiction in the 21st century, and covered topics such as literature, the social implications of science fiction, the impact of instant communication in their work, and in-depth discussion of the implausibilities in the SF/romance film Her.
Arcfinity concludes their three-part interview with the six Arthur C. Clarke Award nominees, asking them what SF authors and books they are currently reading that they recommend:
Arcfinity interview – Part 3
The winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award will be announced tonight (May 1) at the Royal Society in London.
Arcfinity continues their interview from yesterday with the six Arthur C. Clarke Award nominees. In the second of three parts, today’s question is about how Twitter and online debate are affecting the SF community:
Arcfinity interview – Part 2
The winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award will be announced tomorrow (May 1) at the Royal Society in London.