Talks and Interviews

Sometimes, people have recorded me talking about subjects close to my heart, such as decolonizing craft, mythology (the Philippine kind, especially), epics, activist SFF, islands and archipelagoes, and much more.

RX 93.1: Heard on Thursdays

Flights of Foundry: “Ways to Decolonize Your Fiction Writing”

Carl Brandon Society: Mythology and Speculative Literature Panel

Dive Into Worldbuilding

March 2020: Mythology and Activist SFF

March 2019: Philippine Mythology and Worldbuilding

Speculative Literature Foundation

Breaking the Glass Slipper

Podcast Episode: Live at the 77th WorldCon: Islands in Speculative Fiction

Have you ever wandered into a bookstore and found yourself baffled by the shelving of some books? Have you ever read a review that labeled a book written for adults as YA only to bemoan the amount of adult content? What do most of these erroneously shelved books have in common? They’re written by women. […] The post Women write YA? first appeared on Breaking the Glass Slipper.
  1. Women write YA?
  2. Curses and consent – with Heather Walter
  3. Rights, retellings and the Ramayana – with Vaishnavi Patel
  4. “Do not take me for granite” – with Amal El-Mohtar
  5. Deconstructing Cinderella – with JJA Harwood

Writers of the Future 2018 Gala