A Reading by Novelist Fonda Lee
Fonda Lee writes science fiction and fantasy for adults and teens. She is the author of the Green Bone Saga, beginning with Jade City (Orbit), which won the 2018 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel, was nominated for the Nebula Award and the Locus Award, and was named a Best Book of 2017 by NPR, Barnes & Noble, Syfy Wire, and others. The second book in the Green Bone Saga, Jade War, released in 2019 to multiple starred reviews. Fonda’s young adult science fiction novels Zeroboxer (Flux), Exo and Cross Fire (Scholastic), have garnered accolades including being named a Junior Library Guild Selection, an Andre Norton Award finalist, an Oregon Book Award finalist, an Oregon Spirit Book Award winner, and a YALSA Top Ten Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers. In 2018, Fonda gained the distinction of winning the Aurora Award, Canada’s national science fiction and fantasy award, twice in the same year for Best Novel and Best Young Adult Novel. She co-writes the ongoing Sword Master & Shang-Chi comic book for Marvel.
She will read from her work, answer audience questions, and sign books from 6-7 pm.
This event is made possible by funding from the Department of English's Visiting Speakers Committee and Distinguished Visitors Fund, and the UNR College of Liberal Arts' Hilliard Endowment.
Thursday, February 6 at 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
ASUN Wolf Shop, 2nd Floor