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New Nicola Griffith Interview

I interviewed Nicola Griffith at ICFA for the SLF; we talked about disability writing, historical research, her recent and upcoming books, and more! “What my work basically does, in Hild in particular, is, I call it “norming the other,” and I do that through creating narrative empathy. And I do that using focalized heterotopia, that …

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A Party for the SLF

WisCon flashback — we held a little party for the SLF / Feast. I’ll be honest, this is where I really noticed the dropped numbers at Wiscon. My panels were actually all quite full, but I know the overall numbers at the con were quite low this year (perhaps half of what WisCon is at …

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WisCon Schedule

We made it up to WisCon yesterday, coming in a day early to do some writing / workshopping with folks. I have a very heavily-scheduled con, as anytime I’m not on panels or doing a reading, I’ll be staffing the SLF table in the dealer’s room, or doing a volunteer shift in the art show. …

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Broke $3000

Hey, we broke $3000 over the weekend! Woot! We’re six days into the Kickstarter, so that’s pretty decent, but I’d really love to hit goal ($5K) soon, so I can relax, but also so we can start working on the exciting stretch goals. Spread the word, please, and support if you can? Free creative writing …

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FOR THE WORLD

One day into our Kickstarter, and we are SO CLOSE to halfway there! Free writing lessons — FOR THE WORLD. https://www.kickstarter.com/…/portolan-writing-project…