Fantasycon 2017 is delighted to announce Guest of Honour:
Award winning writer, Pat Cadigan has been creating thought provoking science fiction and fantasy for the last four decades. Her short story Angel, was a finalist for the Hugo Award, the Nebula Award and the World Fantasy Award. It won the Locus Awarrd in 1988. Her collection Patterns also won a Locus in 1990.
A founder member of what we’ve come to know of as the cyberpunk movement, Pat’s novel, Synners won the Arthur C. Clarke Award in 1992 and she repeated the triumph with Fools in 1995. She was the first writer to win the award twice.
Pat’s short fiction has appeared in several of the world’s best Science Fiction and Fantasy magazines, including Asimov’s.
In 2013, she won the Hugo Award and the Locus Award for her short story, The Girl-Thing Who Went Out for Sushi. This also won the Seiun Award in 2015.
More information can be found on the Fantasycon 2017 Website