Nalo Hopkinson

Jamaican-Canadian Speculative Fiction Writer

Nalo Hopkinson

Jamaican-Canadian Speculative Fiction Writer

Biography

Nalo Hopkinson was born in Jamaica. She lived in Jamaica, Guyana, the US and Trinidad before moving to Canada as a teenager. She has published six novels and numerous short stories. Her first novel, Brown Girl in the Ring, won the Warner Aspect First Novel contest. She has also received the Campbell and Locus Awards, the World Fantasy Award, and the Sunburst Award for Canadian Literature of the Fantastic. She currently lives in California, USA, where she is a professor of Creative Writing and a member of a faculty research cluster in science fiction. In 2018, Eagle-Con gave her the Octavia E. Butler Memorial Award in recognition of impactful contributions to the world of science fiction, fantasy and speculative fiction. 

All events with Nalo Hopkinson

Back to the future

18 Sep 2020
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Online

Brown Girl Begins (2017)

05 May 2019
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
AV Room

Fiction with Nalo Hopkinson and Marlon James

04 May 2019
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Old Fire Station

Time Machine: a big night of literature and music at the Big Black Box

03 May 2019
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Big Black Box, 33 Murray Street, Woodbrook

New Daughters of Africa

02 May 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Library Amphitheatre

Writing for comics, with Nalo Hopkinson

02 May 2019
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
1st Floor Seminar Room

Short films: Caribbean writers in Canada

03 May 2015
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
AV Room

Short films: Caribbean writers in Canada

02 May 2015
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
AV Room

Future Friday: Speculative fiction

01 May 2015
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Old Fire Station

Brave new worlds: how fantasy can fix reality

01 May 2015
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Old Fire Station

Speculative fiction masterclass

29 Apr 2015
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
2nd Floor Seminar Room