Friday, June 24, 7:30pm
Philadelphia Fantastic Presents
Barbara Ashford & Benjamin Tate
Barbara Ashford’s epic trilogy Trickster’s Game (written as Barbara Campbell) was nominated for the Mythopoeic Society’s fantasy award for adult literature. Before turning to fiction, she was an actress and librettist/lyricist for musical theatre and returns to her theatre roots for Spellcast. Look for her story “The Tale that Wagged the Dog” in After Hours: Tales from the Ur-Bar. Visit her Website at www.BarbaraAshford.com.
Benjamin Tate is a fantasy writer with a PhD in mathematics. The first book of his Throne of Amenkor series (written as Joshua Palmatier) was nominated for the Compton Crook Award in 2006. Well of Sorrows revisits the world of Amenkor and is the first in a planned trilogy from DAW Books. He has edited and contributed to two anthologies: After Hours: Tales from the Ur-Bar and The Modern Fae’s Guide to Surviving Humanity. Visit him at www.BenjaminTate.com.