Announcing Amal El-Mohtar, Canvention Guest of Honour

Announcing Amal El-Mohtar, Canvention Guest of Honour

Canvention 38!

This year, VCON will host Canvention 38, the Canadian national science fiction & fantasy convention that is sponsored by the Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy Association (CSFFA) and we’re very pleased to announce Amal El-Mohtar as Canvention Guest of Honour. Amal is an award-winning writer, critic and editor based in both Ontario and Glasgow and has published short fiction, poetry, essays, reviews, and criticism; edits the fantastic poetry quarterly magazine Goblin Fruit; and reviews science fiction and fantasy books for the New York Times Book Review. She has also worked as a creative writing instructor at Carleton University and the University of Ottawa.

Amal joins our two VCON Guests of Honour, British Author Charles Stross and Edmonton Artist Ashley Mackenzie.

 

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