Superheroes, Starships, and Superintelligence: Mind-Bending Sci-Fi

Fri. March 22, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Central JMRL Library - McIntire Room

201 E Market Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902

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Alex Jennings (New Suns), Erik A. Otto (Detonation), and V.E. Schwab (Vengeful) discuss their latest science fiction work and the roles the genre can play in entertaining and questioning contemporary reality. Book sales and signing will follow. FREE to attend and open to the public.

Why should you attend?

“New Suns showcases emerging and seasoned writers of many races telling stories filled with shocking delights, powerful visions of the familiar made strange. These are authors aware of our many possible pasts and futures, authors freed of stereotypes and clichéd expectations, ready to dazzle you with their daring genius.”—Solaris

“[Detonation is] a highly entertaining and absorbing combination of philosophy and action featuring robustly individualized characters.”—Kirkus Reviews, starred review

“With all the knife-sharp thrill of its cinematic predecessor… fans of Vicious will be overjoyed to rediscover this exciting series.”―Publishers Weekly, starred review