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Bethany C. Morrow: Speculative Fiction Author on Exploring Memory, Identity and Awesome Con 2024 S9E

Bethany C. Morrow: Speculative Fiction Author on Exploring Memory, Identity and Awesome Con 2024

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In this episode, Rob Lee welcomes Bethany C. Morrow, a renowned speculative fiction author, to discuss the intersection of memory and identity in her work. Bethany shares insights into her writing process and the themes she explores in her novels.


Episode Highlights:

  • Bethany's journey as a writer and her early experiences with storytelling (00:00:10-00:12:04)
  • The genesis of Bethany's book "Mem" and its exploration of memory and identity (00:32:10-00:47:04)
  • Bethany's perspective on writing for different audiences and the considerations behind her work (00:26:54-00:30:33)
  • Excitement for upcoming appearances at Awesome Con and the impact of speculative fiction on readers (00:42:18-00:50:43)


Key Takeaways:

  • Memory and identity are central themes in Bethany C. Morrow's work, reflecting on the importance of personal narratives.
  • Writing for different audiences requires a thoughtful approach to storytelling and the intended impact on readers.
  • Speculative fiction offers a unique lens to explore complex societal issues and personal experiences.


Links to Bethany's Social Media:

Website: bethanycmorrow.com
X(Twitter): Bethany C. Morrow
Instagram: bcmorrow
Facebook: Bethany C Morrow


Visit Bethany C. Morrow's website and social media profiles to explore more of her work, rate and review this episode, and support the podcast on Patreon.

This episode of The Truth in This Art is proudly sponsored by Awesome Con. If you're in the Washington DC area, you won't want to miss out on this 3-day celebration of all things geeky!

From March 8th to 10th, 2024, head over to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center at 801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC 20001. Awesome Con brings together over 70,000 fans for a fantastic lineup of stars from comics, movies, TV, toys, games, and more.

If you're curious about past Awesome Con episodes, be sure to check out the archive of episodes. It's a great way to get a taste of what this convention is all about. So, mark your calendars and get ready for an unforgettable weekend of geek culture!
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Creators and Guests

Rob Lee
Host
Rob Lee
The Truth In This Art is an interview series featuring artists, entrepreneurs and tastemakers in & around Baltimore.
Bethany C. Morrow
Guest
Bethany C. Morrow
Same handle on IG. Adult/YA Author. Locus and Ignyte finalist. Christ follower. Planet of the Apes stan. I mutes my tweets. https://t.co/Ad7TLGyOMt

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