Samuel Delany @ CalArts + REDCAT


This fall, CalArt’s MFA Creative Writing Program is delighted to welcome Samuel R. Delany as our second Katie Jacobson Writer in Residence.

A pathbreaking, taboo-busting titan of literary science fiction since the New Wave of the 1960s, Samuel R. Delany is a member of the Science Fiction Hall of Fame and holds four Nebulas, two Hugos, and the Bill Whitehead and Lambda Awards for lifetime achievement. Delany’s novels include Nova (1968), Dhalgren (1975), the Return to Nevèrÿon series (1979–87), Hogg (1995) and the Stonewall Award-winning Dark Reflections (2007). His short stories have been collected in Aye, and Gomorrah, and other stories (2003), while his nonfiction includes the memoir The Motion of Light in Water (1988).

@CalArts 11/13/14

@REDCAT 11/15/14