Featuring: Ofir Touché Gafla, Han Song, Andrzej Sapkowski; moderated by Joe McKee
Location: The Bookworm
Event Code: BW21D
This panel of decorated authors will discuss the genres of science fiction and fantasy. Ofir Touché Gafla’s debut novel, The World of the End, won the 2005 Geffen Award for best fantasy/science fiction novel of the year and the 2006 Kugel Award for Hebrew literature. Han Song, a six-time recipient of China’s Galaxy Award for fiction, is one of China’s most prolific and respected science fiction writers (one of his novels, 2066: Red Star Over America, predicted the attack on the World Trade Center a year before 9/11). And Andrzej Sapkowski is one of the most famous fantasy writers in the world, whose Witcher Saga led to a video game series. Moderated by Joe McKee, Dulwich College Beijing Academic Director.