Aug 17, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Centre for Stories
The SFF (Science Fiction, Fantasy, Speculative Fiction) Collective is a group that meets regularly to discuss topics relating to SFF books and share book recommendations across the genre.
In this session, Prema Arasu joins climate fiction author Rachel Watts and energy news journalist and former Cambodia foreign correspondent Mark Tilly (Twitter: @mark_tilly1) for a conversation about the role of speculative fiction in the age of anthropogenic climate change.
Although this is a free event, RSVP is essential.
Prema ArasuExpand Bio Collapse Bio
Prema Arasu is a PhD candidate in Creative Writing at the University of Western Australia. Their research is practice-led with a focus on gender in fantasy, science fiction and speculative fiction. They hold a BA (Hons) in English and Cultural Studies from UWA and a Master of Letters in Modern and Contemporary Literature and Culture from the University of St. Andrews. Prema has both academic and creative publications in the areas of fantasy literature and speculative fiction, queer and feminist postmodernism, the body, performance art, and diaspora studies. They are currently involved in a number of projects aimed at making the WA arts scene more diverse and inclusive.
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