This collections contains manuscripts and galley proofs for the literary works of Nalo Hopkinson, a Jamaican and Canadian
science fiction and fantasy writer and editor. Hopkinson was a professor in the Department of Creative Writing at UC Riverside
from 2011-2021. Manuscripts in the collection include
Mojo: Conjure Stories,
Brown Girl in the Ring,
Sister Mine, and
Nalo Hopkinson is an award-winning Jamaican and Canadian science fiction & fantasy writer and a pioneering figure of the Afrofuturism
and Alternative Futurism movements. She was born in Kingston, Jamaica in 1960, and spent her early years in Guyana and Trinidad
before landing in Toronto at the age of sixteen. She studied with science fiction writer James Morrow while pursuing a Masters
of Arts degree at Seton Hill University. In 2011 she became a professor in the Department of Creative Writing at the University
of California, Riverside and transitioned to the University of British Columbia in 2021. Nalo Hopkinson has won a number of
awards during her career including the Locus Award, John W. Campbell Award, Andre Norton Award, and was named a "Grand Master"
by the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers Association in 2021. Her works have also been nominated for the Philip K. Dick, Hugo,
Nebula, Tiptree and other awards.
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