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Fran Wilde writes for publications including The Washington Post,, Clarkesworld,, and Her novels and short stories have been nominated for two Nebula awards and a Hugo, and include her Andre Norton- and Compton-Crook-winning debut novel, Updraft (Tor 2015), its sequels, Cloudbound (2016) and Horizon (2017), and the novelette “The Jewel and Her Lapidary” ( Publishing 2016). Her short stories appear in Asimov’s,, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Shimmer, Nature, and the 2017 Year’s Best Dark Fantasy and Horror. You can find Fran at her website, Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter @fran_wilde Recent clips: Washington Post, April 2019: Three children’s authors on the importance of tough topics in young people’s literature Fireside, December 2018: You Wake Up Monstrous Uncanny Magazine, January/February 2018: We Will See You Now Fran is available as a source and for personal essays, opinion editorial, reported features, teaching, and speaking engagements Additional communication availability: Text, chat, videoconference Languages: English
Pop Culture, Disability Culture
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