The Law Library’s Sarah Dunaway will host and interview Mary Robinette Kowal & Jenn Lyons at this year’s Southern Festival of Books.
Mary Robinette Kowal was the 2008 recipient of the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer and a Hugo winner for her story “For Want of a Nail.” Her short fiction has appeared in Strange Horizons, Asimov’s, and several Year’s Best anthologies. She also writes the Glamourist History series, which began with Shades of Milk and Honey. A professional puppeteer and voice actor, she spent five years touring nationally with puppet theaters. She lives in Chicago with her husband Rob and many manual typewriters.
Jenn Lyons was a graphic artist and illustrator for twenty years and has worked in video games for over a decade. She previously worked on The Saboteur and Lord of the Rings: Conquest at EA Games. She is based out of Atlanta, Georgia. The Ruin of Kings is the first installment of the epic fantasy series A Chorus of Dragons.
The panel will take place this Saturday, October 3rd, at 6:15pm CST online. It will be broadcast live through the Southern Festival of Books App (Android | Apple), their website, and will be available on YouTube and Facebook live. Can’t make the live session and would like to watch a recording? The Southern Festival of Books’ YouTube library will contain many of the sessions immediately following their live run.