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David Gullen Interviews Anna Jackson

Hello Anna. Thank you very much for agreeing to be interviewed for the Milford SF Blog. Please tell us about your current role.
I’m Senior Editor at the science fiction and fantasy imprint Orbit – part of Little, Brown Book Group. It’s my job to steer authors and their books right through from the initial commissioning stage to publication and beyond. Continue reading

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Why Fiction Matters By Nancy Jane Moore

I’ve had several conversations with fiction writers lately on what we should be doing about climate change, the U.S. election, and other important concerns of the day. My immediate response was that now, more than ever, we should write stories. … Continue reading

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Funding for Writers of Colour to Attend Milford SF in 2017 – Applications Invited Now.

FUNDED PLACES FOR TWO SF WRITERS OF COLOUR (BME) AT THE 2017 MILFORD SF WRITERS’ CONFERENCE 9th to 16th September 2017 Applications remain open until the end of February 2017 Successful applicants will be notified in March 2017 Download information … Continue reading

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Blogging Live from Milford – Day Eight

Saturday 17th September Jacey Bedford writes: Milford is over for another year and we’re all departing after breakfast to places like Hastings, Warrington, Glastonbury, London,  Brighton, Southampton, Huddersfield, and Birmingham. Our international attendee, Amy, has a few days in London … Continue reading

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Blogging Live from Milford – Day Three

Monday 12th September Jacey Bedford writes: It’s blowing a hooligan here. The trees (a lot of them close to the house) thrashed around all night, but I slept like a log. All the bedrooms here at Trigonos are individual ranging … Continue reading

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