We're back with our third installment of our Latinx In Publishing partnered Latinx Book Group Author Series! Our April featured author is Malka Older, author of the speculative fiction Centenal Cycle books.
Join us at BloomBars on April 22nd, 4-5 p.m., for a reading & discussion of Older's books, Infomacracy and Null States. This event is open to the public & we ask for $5 donation to BloomBars.
We will Facebook livestream the event via the #LxP page.
About the author:
Malka Older is a writer, aid worker, and PhD candidate. Her science fiction political thriller Infomocracy was named one of the best books of 2016 by Kirkus, Book Riot, and the Washington Post. She is also the author of the sequels, Null States (2017) and State Tectonics (2018), as well as of short fiction appearing in WIRED, Twelve Tomorrows, Reservoir Journal, Fireside Fiction, Tor.com and others. Named Senior Fellow for Technology and Risk at the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs for 2015, she has more than a decade of field experience in humanitarian aid and development. Her doctoral work on the sociology of organizations at the Institut d’Études Politques de Paris (Sciences Po) explores the dynamics of post-disaster improvisation in governments using the cases of Hurricane Katrina and the Japan tsunami of 2011.
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