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2012 Author Guest: John Joseph Adams

  Alpha is pleased to announce that John Joseph Adams will teach for two days at the 2012 workshop. John Joseph Adams—called “the reigning king of the anthology world” by Barnes & Noble.com—is the bestselling editor of many anthologies, such as Brave New Worlds, Wastelands, The Living Dead, The Living Dead 2, By Blood We Live, Federations, The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock… Read More »

2012 Author Guest: Kij Johnson

 Alpha is pleased to announce that Kij Johnson will teach for two days at the 2012 workshop. Ms. Johnson is the author of three published novels, many short stories, and several essays, and a winner of the Nebula, World Fantasy, Sturgeon, and Crawford Awards. Her short-story collection, At the Mouth of the River of Bees, will… Read More »

2011 Author Guest: Scott A. Johnson

Alpha is pleased to announce that Scott A. Johnson will teach for two days at the 2011 workshop. Mr. Johnson is a professional author specializing in horror and true ghost stories. He currently has ten books in print and is the Paranormal Studies Editor for Dread Central. In his free time, he teaches Kajukenbo karate,… Read More »

2011 Author Guest: Ellen Kushner

Alpha is pleased to announce that Ellen Kushner will teach for two days at the 2011 workshop. Ms. Kushner’s first novel, Swordspoint: A Melodrama of Manners, was hailed as the progenitor of the “Mannerpunk” (or “Fantasy of Manners”) school of urban fantasy. Her second novel, Thomas the Rhymer, won both the 1991 World Fantasy Award and the… Read More »

2011 Author Guest: David Levine

Alpha is pleased to announce that David Levine will teach for two days at the 2011 workshop. Mr. Levine has sold over 40 science fiction and fantasy short stories to publications such as Analog, Asimov’s, Realms of Fantasy, Fantasy & Science Fiction, Daily Science Fiction, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and Interzone. In addition, he has won… Read More »