The Philadelphia Science Fiction Society

The Philadelphia Science Fiction Society brings in a professional writer, artist, editor, or some other kind of mover and shaker in the Science Fiction genre, nearly every month.

Sarah Pinsker

Friday, March 3rd at The Rotunda, 4014 Walnut St. Phila. PA 9:00 PM

Sarah Pinsker is the author of the novelette “Our Lady of the Open Road,” winner of the Nebula Award in 2016. Her novelette “In Joy, Knowing the Abyss Behind,” was the Sturgeon Award winner in 2014 and a Nebula finalist for 2013.

Her fiction has been published in magazines including Asimov’s, Strange Horizons, Fantasy & Science Fiction, Lightspeed, Daily Science Fiction, Fireside, and Uncanny and in anthologies including Long Hidden, Fierce Family, Accessing the Future, and numerous year’s bests. Her stories have been translated into Chinese, Spanish, French, Italian, among other languages.

She is also a singer/songwriter with three albums on various independent labels (the third with her rock band, the Stalking Horses) and a fourth forthcoming. She lives in Baltimore, Maryland and can be found online at and twitte

Some of our past guests have been:

Forrest J. Ackerman, Poul & Karen Anderson, Catherine Asaro, Peter S.Beagle, Terry Bisson, Jeff Bredenberg, Lois McMaster Bujold, P.D. Cacek, Ray Cannella, Jack Chalker, David A. Cherry, C.J. Cherryh, Neil Clarke Hal Clement, Greg Costikyan, A.C. Crispin, Tony Daniels, Ellen Datlow Peter David, John DeChancie, Samuel Delaney, Vincent DiFate, Gardner Dozois, Ty Drago George Alec Effinger, Bob Eggleton, Lloyd Eschbach, Mark Fabi, Jan Howard Finder, Leslie Fish, Phil & Kaja Folio, Jeffrey Ford, Esther Friesner, Gregory Frost, Craig Shaw Gardner, Marty Gear, David Gerrold, Donato Giancola Alexis & Dolly Gilliland, Charles Grant, James Gurney, Laurell K. Hamilton, Elizabeth Hand, David Hartwell, Bruce Jensen, Janet Kagan, James Patrick Kelly, John Kessel, Angela Kessler, Todd Kimmell, Eric Kotani, Nancy Kress, Ellen Kushner, David A. Kyle, Warren Lapine, Jonathan Lethem, Shariann Lewitt, Kelly Link, Carmen Machado, Don Maitz, George R.R. Martin, Lisa Mason, David Mattingly, Julian May, Jack McDevitt, Maureen McHugh, Catherine Mintz, Stuart Moore, James Morrow, Larry Niven, John Norman, Rebecca Ore, Severna Park, John Passarella, Frederik Pohl, Andrew I. Porter, Tom Purdom, Roman A. Ranieri, Mike Resnick, Mark Rogers, Rowena, Steve Saffel, Pamela Sargent, Felicity Savage, Robert Sawyer, Charles Sheffield, Joan Slonczewski, Allen Steele, Michael Swanwick, Shane Tourtellotte, Cathrynne Valente, Lawrence Watt-Evans, Bob Walters, Martha Wells, Sheila Williams, Connie Willis, Janny Wurts, Stephen Youll, Timothy Zahn, George Zebrowski

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