Instructors for the 2014 Clarion Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers’ Workshop at UCSD

We are happy to announce the instructor lineup for the 2014 Clarion Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers’ Workshop. Gregory Frost Geoff Ryman Catherynne M. Valente Nora Jemisin Ann VanderMeer Jeff VanderMeer Applications will open in December. For more information, please visit

2011 Write-a-Thon, GREAT NEWS!

The 2011 Write-a-Thon has concluded, and though I hadn’t given up, the logical part of my brain did not think we would make our $15,000 goal this year.  That would have required raising $4,200 in a week from an audience that we felt sure was more than saturated with our pleas for donations. Color me…… Continue reading 2011 Write-a-Thon, GREAT NEWS!

2011 Write-a-Thon, Week 5

Hello, friends of Clarion!  With just two weeks left of the Write-a-Thon, we have raised nearly $9,100 of our $15,000 goal.  This week’s top ten fundraisers: Ferrett Steinmetz Victoria Griesdoorn Kari Maaren Amelia Bruce Liz Argall Curtis Chen Kelly Lagor Keffy Kehrli Nathan McDaniel Dallas Taylor Week 5 Fundraising Challenge Did you know that a total of $300…… Continue reading 2011 Write-a-Thon, Week 5