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Science, Tech, Near-Future & Me

It’s always with a little bit of excitement and a little bit of nervousness that I approach being interviewed. But, the way James approached this and allowed us to wander as the conversation took us made it a thoroughly enjoyable experience; we meandered our way through all sorts of topics.

The great thing about the alitpassage channel is that they ‘top and tail’ the interview with a prologue, an introduction and a couple of readings…

Future Fictions of Finsbury Park

On Saturday the 10 August I’ll be live in Finsbury Park celebrating its 150 year anniversary, by thinking about its future. It’s been a fantastic project to work on and I’m really chuffed with my story, Long Live the Strawberries of Finsbury Park, and I’d love you to join me for the reading.

This is the blurb…

“Gather round and listen to two short stories emerging from the heady mix of sci-fi authors (Mud Howard and Stephen Oram), scientists and the folk of Finsbury Park. Come and decide if these are the futures you want for your park?”

Times: 11.30, 2.30

There’s loads of other great stuff going on too – take a look at https://www.furtherfield.org/future-fair/

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