“Weird Fiction” Writer China Miéville on the Genre, Real-World Monsters, and More—Oct. 19


“Weird fiction” writer China Miéville will discuss his style of prose, real-world monsters, and more with science-fiction writer Samuel Delany on Thurs., Oct. 19.

China Mieville
“Weird fiction” writer China Miéville, above, will discuss his style of prose, real-world monsters, and more with science-fiction writer Samuel Delany on Thurs., Oct. 19.

“Weird fiction” writer China Miéville, author of “The City & the City,” will discuss his style of prose, real-world monsters, and more with science-fiction writer Samuel Delany, author of “The Einstein Intersection” and other works, on Thurs., Oct. 19, 4:30-6 p.m. at New York University’s Jurow Lecture Hall, Silver Center for Arts and Sciences (100 Washington Square East [at Washington Place]).

Heather Masri and Robin Nagle, clinical professors in Liberal Studies, will moderate the event.

Miéville, three-time recipient of the Arthur C. Clarke Award for Science Fiction Literature, has also penned “This Census-Taker” and “October: The Story of the Russian Revolution.”

The event, part of NYU Liberal Studies’ Global Lecture Series, is free and open to the public. Space is limited; seats are available on a first-come, first-seated basis. For more information, please contact NYU Liberal Studies at lsdeansoffice@nyu.edu or 212.998.7120.

Subways: R, W (8th Street); 6 (Astor Place)

ABOUT THE SERIES:
Global Lecture Series, the biannual speaker series of NYU Liberal Studies, considers nontraditional issues of globalization with artists, writers, and creative producers.
 

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