Acclaimed author Silvia Moreno-Garcia appears in conversation on the CPL stage with Booklist Editor Donna Seaman to discuss her new book, The Daughter Of Doctor Moreau.
Mexican by birth, Canadian by inclination. Silvia Moreno-Garcia is the author of a number of critically acclaimed novels, including Gods of Jade and Shadow (winner of the Sunburst Award for Excellence in Canadian Literature of the Fantastic and the Ignyte Award), Mexican Gothic (Locus Award, British Fantasy Award, Pacific Northwest Book Award, Aurora Award, Goodreads Award), and Velvet Was the Night. Her latest novel, The Daughter Of Doctor Moreau, will be released in July 2022.
She has edited several anthologies, including She Walks in Shadows (World Fantasy Award winner, published in the USA as Cthulhu’s Daughters). Silvia is the publisher of Innsmouth Free Press. She co-edited the horror magazine The Dark with Sean Wallace from 2017 to 2020. She’s a columnist for The Washington Post.
Silvia will be interviewed by Donna Seaman, Editor, Booklist.
How to Attend - In Person:
Doors to the Auditorium open at 5:30 p.m., and seating is first come, first served (350 capacity). Books are available for purchase, and the author will autograph books at the conclusion of the program.
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How to Attend - Virtual:
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Photo credit: Martin Dee