PJ Manney

PJ Manney wrote the bestselling and Philip K. Dick Award-nominated Phoenix Horizon trilogy: (R)EVOLUTION, (ID)ENTITY, and (CON)SCIENCE. A former chairperson of Humanity+, she authored “Yucky Gets Yummy: How Speculative Fiction Creates Society”​ and “Empathy in the Time of Technology: How Storytelling is the Key to Empathy,”​ foundational works on the neuropsychology of empathy and future media. Manney consults and lectures for organizations about the future of technology and humanity. She was a teleplay writer (Hercules–The Legendary Journeys, Xena: Warrior Princess, numerous TV pilot scripts) and film executive. Manney lives with her husband in Southern California and is a dual citizen of the US and New Zealand. Visit www.pjmanney.com.

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