Just a reminder that the first meeting of the EPL Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Discussion Group will be tomorrow, April 1, at 7 PM in the Seminar Room on the 3rd floor of the main library! We’ll be discussing Ann Leckie’s Ancillary Justice…it’s only a day away!Read more "Tomorrow! Tomorrow!"
Science Fiction and Fantasy fans are no strangers to the suspension of disbelief. Part of the joy of reading in these genres is immersing yourself in a world that exists only in the minds of the author and his or her readers. And yet, paradoxically, the thing that distinguishes good writing from bad in these […]Read more "On Writing Good Characters"
Our first book is Ancillary Justice, by Ann Leckie. In 2014, Ancillary Justice became the first novel to win the “triple crown” of major science fiction awards, capturing the Hugo, Nebula, and Arthur C. Clarke Awards for Best Novel (and picking up the British Science Fiction and Locus Awards for good measure). The EPL Science Fiction & Fantasy Book […]Read more "Ancillary Justice"