Podcast #21 is now up at http://www.sff.net/odyssey/podcasts.html. Award-winning author Melissa Scott explores the various ways you can show your fantasy or science-fiction world to the reader without stopping the story to explain.
For those who aren’t yet ready to attend Odyssey, or can’t get away for six weeks, or would like a taste of the Odyssey experience, we offer the Odyssey Critique Service. You can find more details here: http://www.sff.net/odyssey/crit.html.
The guests for Odyssey 2009 have been finalized! New York Times bestselling author (and Odyssey graduate) Carrie Vaughn will be our writer-in-residence. Our guest lecturers will be award-winning authors Melissa Scott, Patricia Bray, and Jack Ketchum; bestselling author Jeffrey A. Carver; and Ace/Roc Editor-in-Chief Ginjer Buchanan.
The 2009 workshop will run from June 8-July 17, 2009. The application deadline is April 8. For more information, visit www.odysseyworkshop.org
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