Yen Ooi

Writer, Researcher, and Editor
Participates in 4 items

Yen Ooi is the author of Sun: Queens of Earth (novel), A Suspicious Collection of Short Stories and Poetry (collection), and *Road to Guangdong (computer game), and SF series editor at Brain Mill Press. Her short stories and poetry have been featured in various publications; most recently, her short story 'The Butterfly Lovers' was published in The Good Journal 3. She is a PhD student at Royal Holloway, University of London, focusing on Chinese science fiction, where she is interested in the evolution of the genre and the discourses between native and diasporic voices. As a writer and editor, Yen hopes to develop writing that is rich in culture that will steer genre fiction into a future that is humanity-focused. Yen is also a lecturer at Westminster University's MA Creative Writing course, a mentor in marketing and publishing, and co-founder of CreateThinkDo.

*Road to Guangdong will be released on Xbox, Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC on 28 August 2020. For updates: https://www.excalibur-games.com/road-to-guangdong/

Sessions in which Yen Ooi participates

Thursday 30 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
10:00
10:00
  • Kaffeeklatsch: Yen Ooi
  • Signup required
  • Programming - Kaffeklatch and Literary Beer Room
  • 10:00 NZST  - 10:50 NZST  | 50 minutes
  • Kaffeeklatsch

Friday 31 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
12:00
12:00
17:00
17:00

Saturday 1 August, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
18:00
18:00