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Space City Comic Con 2015 Schedule :: Naomi Novik

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Naomi Novik

Naomi Novik is the acclaimed author of His Majesty’s Dragon, Throne of Jade, Black Powder War, Empire of Ivory, Victory of Eagles, Tongues of Serpents, Crucible of Gold, and Blood of Tyrants, the first eight volumes of the Temeraire series. She has been nominated for the Hugo and has won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, as well as the Locus Award for Best New Writer and the Compton Crook Award for Best First Novel. She is also the author of the graphic novel Will Supervillains Be on the Final?

Her latest novel, Uprooted, a fantasy influenced by fairy tales and history, came out May 2015. Novik is a first-generation American raised on Polish fairy tales and stories of Baba Yaga. Her own adventures include pillaging degrees in English literature and computer science from various ivory towers, designing computer games, and helping to build the Archive of Our Own for fanfiction and other fanworks. Novik is a co-founder of the Organization for Transformative Works.

She lives in New York City with her husband, Hard Case Crime founder Charles Ardai, and their daughter Evidence, surrounded by an excessive number of purring computers.

4:00 pm

Strange New Worlds: Writing Your First Sci-Fi Novel :: Programming Room 3 - Room 100
Quincy J. Allen, Dave Farland, Jonathan Maberry, Naomi Novik, Josh Vogt
Saturday July 25, 2015 :: 4:00 pm to 4:50 pm

4:00 pm

You Can't Do That On The Bridge: Making Your Own Morality :: Programming Room 3 - Room 100
Quincy J. Allen, Dave Farland, Claudia Gray, Naomi Novik, Josh Vogt, Peter J Wacks
Sunday July 26, 2015 :: 4:00 pm to 4:50 pm