KGB: Fantastic Fiction

December 19, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Maria Dahvana Headley & Nicole Kornher-Stace

Maria Dahvana Headley is a New York Times-bestselling author of seven books, most recently The Mere Wife, a contemporary retelling of Beowulf for the McD imprint at Farrar, Straus & Giroux, which will be followed in 2019 by a new translation of Beowulf, for the same publisher. She’s also the author of the young adult novels Magonia and Aerie.  With Neil Gaiman, she edited Unnatural Creatures, and with Kat Howard, she wrote The End of the Sentence. Her short fiction has been nominated for the Nebula, World Fantasy and Shirley Jackson Awards, and included in many Year’s Bests, including Best American Fantasy & Science Fiction, in which, this year, she has two stories. @MariaDahvana on Twitter, or

Nicole Kornher-Stace is the author of Desideria, The Winter Triptych, the Norton Award finalist Archivist Wasp, and its sequel, Latchkey.Her short fiction has appeared in Clarkesworld, Apex, and Fantasy, as well as many anthologies. She lives inNew Paltz, NY with her family. She can be found online at,on Facebook, or on Twitter @wirewalking.