2021 Nebula Finalist

Bio Photo for Sam Kabo Ashwell

Sam Kabo Ashwell

Sam Kabo Ashwell makes and writes about interactive fiction, procedural generation art, narrative TTRPGs, theatre LARP and other forms of oddly-enjambed media; he is the current organizer of interactive fiction’s XYZZY Awards, and you can find his games criticism at […]

Bio and Related Events

Bio Photo for Yaroslav Barsukov

Yaroslav Barsukov

After leaving his ball and chain at the workplace, Yaroslav goes on to write stories that deal with things he himself, thankfully, doesn’t have to deal with. He’s a software engineer and a connoisseur of strong alcoholic beverages—but also, surprisingly, a […]

Bio and Related Events

Bio Photo for Stephen Bell

Stephen Bell

Stephen Bell is a motion picture director, writer and interactive narrative designer whose previous credits include acclaimed titles like What Remains of Edith Finch, Where Cards Fall, Sky: Children of the Light, et al.

Bio and Related Events

Bio Photo for Rae Carson

Rae Carson

Rae Carson is the New York Times best-selling author of numerous novels and short stories published by HarperCollins, Del Rey Star Wars, and Disney-Lucasfilm Press. Literary honors include the Spur Award, Morris Award finalist, Indie Next List, National Book Award longlist, and ALA […]

Bio and Related Events

Bio Photo for Nino Cipri

Nino Cipri

Nino Cipri is a queer and trans/nonbinary writer, editor, and educator. They are a graduate of the 2014 Clarion Writers’ Workshop, and earned their MFA in fiction from the University of Kansas in 2019. A multidisciplinary artist, Nino has also […]

Bio and Related Events

Bio Photo of Joel A Clark

Joel A Clark

Joel A Clark is a game designer, focused on experimental and systems-driven design practices. Joel has worked at the Game Band since 2017, where he notably architected the simulation of Blaseball & built the tools suite for Where Cards Fall. […]

Bio and Related Events

Bio Photo for Susanna Clarke

Susanna Clarke

Susanna Clarke’s debut novel Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell was published in 2005 in more than 34 countries and was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize, shortlisted for the Whitbread First Novel Award, and won the Hugo Award. Susanna Clarke […]

Bio and Related Events

Leah Cypess

Leah Cypess is the author of numerous works of short fiction and of several novels. Her latest book, THORNWOOD, is a middle-grade fantasy about Sleeping Beauty’s forgotten younger sister; it will be published on April 6, 2021, by Delacorte Press/Random […]

Bio and Related Events

Scroll to Top