Ada Palmer

Novelist & Historian
Participates in 7 items

Ada Palmer’s Terra Ignota series (Tor Books: Too Like the Lightning, Seven Surrenders, the Will to Battle, forthcoming final volume Perhaps the Stars) explores a future of borderless nations and globally commixing populations. Ada teaches history at the University of Chicago, studying the Renaissance, Enlightenment, heresy, atheism, and censorship, and recently did a video series on censorship & information control during information revolutions, organized with Cory Doctorow (available online). She composes fantasy, SF and mythology-themed music, including the Viking mythology musical stage play Sundown: Whispers of Ragnarok (available on CD and DVD), and performs with the group Sassafrass. She is also disabled and a disability activist, researches anime/manga, especially Osamu Tezuka, early post-WWII manga and gender in manga, and has worked as a consultant for many anime and manga publishers. She blogs for Tor.com, and writes the philosophy & travel blog ExUrbe.com.

Sessions in which Ada Palmer participates

Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
15:00
15:00

Thursday 30 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
13:00
13:00

Friday 31 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
12:00
12:00
  • Kaffeeklatsch: Ada Palmer
  • Signup required
  • Programming - Kaffeklatch and Literary Beer Room
  • 12:00 NZST  - 12:50 NZST  | 50 minutes
  • Kaffeeklatsch
13:00
13:00

Saturday 1 August, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
15:00
15:00

Sunday 2 August, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
10:00
10:00
12:00
12:00