The Arthur C. Clarke Center for the Human Imagination will host the Final Showcase of “Are We Alone?” on June 3 with themed discussions, performances, presentations and a keynote by Nebula nominee Jeff VanderMeer.
The event is open to the public but you must RSVP here to ensure a seat: click here. Program begins at 5 p.m. and continues until 8:15, with a Taco Bar available at the end.
The program includes:
- ALIENS IN THE AUDITORIUM: Yelena Gluzman, Ricardo Dominguez, Nichole Speciale, Minty Savitsky, Kim Schreiber, Kiik Araki-Kawaguchi, Kendall Grady, Keith McCleary, Kate Clark, Jose Villaran, Jeanine Webb, Gabe Kalmuss-Katz, Eric Geiger, Elizabeth Losh, Curt Miller, Charlie Thorpe, Anna Joy Springer, Angela Washko, Adam Veal
- Panel: Adam Burgasser, Joseph Hankins, Shelley Streeby, Wayne Yang
- Special Guest Jeff VanderMeer, speaking at approximately 7:30 pm.
Jeff VanderMeer’s most recent fiction is the estselling Southern Reach trilogy (Annihilation, Authority, and Acceptance).
This program is supported by a grant from the University of California Institute for Research in the Arts and by VIASAT