Chair of Gold SF
Dr Una McCormack is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling science fiction writer whose has written more than twenty novels based on TV shows such as Star Trek, Doctor Who, and Firefly. Her academic interests include women’s science fiction, transformative works (‘fanfiction’), JRR Tolkien, and broadcasts regularly on these topics. She is co-editor, with Regina Yung Lee, of Biology and Manners: essays on the worlds and works of Lois McMaster Bujold (Liverpool University Press). A former lecturer in creative writing, she continues to mentor writing students, and runs writing workshops online and in person.