Tag Archives: public appearances

At the Black Comix Arts Festival on Jan. 14

First programming note of the new year: I will be a guest at the 2018 Black Comix Arts Festival in San Francisco. On Sunday, January 14th I’ll be appearing on stage with Victor LaValle and Nnedi Okorafor at the San … Continue reading

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Washington State Book Awards ceremony tonight (10/14)

Tonight at 7 PM the main branch of the Seattle Public Library is hosting the 2017 Washington State Book Awards. Lovecraft Country is nominated in the fiction category, so if you’d like to cheer me on, come on by. There … Continue reading

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Wednesday night book club at the Seward Park Third Place Books

A reminder that I will be a guest at the Seattle7Writers’ Book Club at Third Place Books in Seward Park this Wednesday, August 30, starting at 7 PM. We’ll be talking about Lovecraft Country; the event, hosted by local author … Continue reading

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Lovecraft Country is a finalist for the Endeavour Award

Some good news to start the weekend: Lovecraft Country is one of five finalists for the 2017 Endeavour Award, which recognizes science-fiction and fantasy books by Pacific Northwest authors. This year’s other finalists are Arabella of Mars, by David D. … Continue reading

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Locus Awards Weekend

A reminder that I’ll be attending the Locus Awards tomorrow (Saturday, June 24). My official schedule is as follows: 11:00 – 11:45 AM — “How Much is that Trope in the Window? Repurposing Genre Elements to Tell New Stories.” Panel … Continue reading

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The Lovecraft Country paperback is back in stock

The surprise sales spike following the announcement of the Lovecraft Country HBO series led to a brief paperback shortage, but a reprint has now made its way into the distribution channel, so the novel should once again be available from … Continue reading

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In which I continue bouncing off the walls with joy

Thanks to everyone who sent congratulations about last week’s big news, and a special high-five to Salon.com, who had my favorite headline on the story. “Liberal Horror Show” is the name of my next band. A few Tuesday morning notes: … Continue reading

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Victor LaValle on the Juggernaut podcast

This week’s guest on The Juggernaut podcast is Victor LaValle, author of The Ballad of Black Tom. As a fan of both the podcast and Victor’s work, I’m happy to see these crazy kids get together. (You can listen to … Continue reading

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Reading at Queen Anne Book Company on Thursday (4/13)

This Thursday, April 13, at 7 PM, I’ll be reading, taking questions, and signing books at Queen Anne Book Company in Seattle. The Seattle Times calls it a “don’t miss author appearance,” and I believe they use science to determine … Continue reading

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Reading at Elliott Bay Book Company tomorrow night (3/21)

This Tuesday, March 21, at 7PM, I’ll be appearing at Elliott Bay Book Company with Nisi Shawl. Nisi is the author of Filter House, Writing the Other, and most recently, Everfair, a fantastical alternate history in which the native Congolese … Continue reading

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