Speakers

Alex Jennings

New Suns: Original Speculative Fiction by People of Color

Alex Jennings, contributor to New Suns, was born in Germany; raised in Botswana, Suriname, and Tunisia; and now writes and teaches in New Orleans. He is the author of Here I Come and Other Stories and the emcee of Dogfish, a monthly readings series.

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Tim Johnston

The Current

Tim Johnston, a native of Iowa City, is the author of The Current and the New York Times bestseller Descent, as well as a young adult novel, Never So Green, and the story collection Irish Girl, winner of the Katherine Anne Porter Prize in Short Fiction.

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