Profiles in Steampunk

Tracy Townsend

Bolingbrook, Illinois, 60490

Tracy Townsend holds a master’s degree in writing and rhetoric from DePaul University and a bachelor’s degree in creative writing from DePauw University, a source of regular consternation when proofreading […]

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Peter J Wacks

Denver, Colorado, 80231

Peter is the managing editor of WordFire Press, a bestselling author, designer of the WFP author promotions program, magician, child actor, award nominated comic writer, and other stuff too!

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Fran Wilde

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Fran Wilde’s work includes the high-flying fantasy novels Updraft (Tor, 2015) and Cloudbound (Tor, 2016). Her short stories appear in Asimov’s, Tor.com, and Nature. Her novella “The Jewel and Her Lapidary,” will be published by Tor.com publishing […]

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Nathaniel Williams

Davis, California, 95616

Nathaniel Williams writes speculative fiction and studies nineteenth-century American SF (Ph.D., English). Previous presentation topics include Mark Twain, dime novels, pulps, steampunk, Edgar Allan Poe, & teaching SF. He teaches professional writing at UC Davis and […]

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Alvaro Zinos-Amaro

Irvine, California

Alvaro is a Hugo and Locus award finalist who has published some forty stories and over one hundred reviews, essays and interviews in venues like Clarkesworld, Asimov's, Analog, Lightspeed, Tor.com, Locus, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Nature, Strange Horizons, The Los Angeles […]

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