Posted by galactichat on October 31, 2013
This week Sean chats to Australian Speculative Fiction novelist Patty Jansen. Patty is a member of SFWA and winner of the second quarter of the Writers of the Future contest. She has published fiction in various magazines such as Analog Science Fiction and Fact, Aurealis, Redstone SF and the Universe Annex of the Grantville Gazette. She has also successfully self published a number of novellas and novels.
In this chat they talk about Patty's newest novel, Ambassador, to be published by Australian Press Ticonderoga, the importance of diversification for any writer and current issues in the field, such as sexism and diversity.
Purchase Options for Ambassador - here
Interviewer: Sean Wright
Guest: Patty Jansen
Music & Intro: Tansy Rayner Roberts
Post-production: Sean Wright
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