As you might expect, most of my events in 2020 have taken place online including Edinburgh’s Cymera Festival. And I’ve been particularly active in the virtual realm! See the links below:

Super-Relaxed Fantasy Club

11 February 2020

Readings: Anne Charnock, Matt Hill and Greg Chilver

Star of Kings, Kings Cross, London. 7pm

The Drax Files Radio Hour
24 February 2020

Interview with the one-and-only Draxtor, a pioneer of book events in the virtual realm.

Drax interviews me about ALL my fiction! Thank you for my lovely avatar!

Watch or listen here.

Second Life Book Club
6 May 2020

Draxtor interviews Yvonne Battle-Felton, Anne Charnock, Laura Lam, Antoine Wilson in his fabulous book club venue

“Is Fiction the Ultimate Empathy Machine?”

Watch or listen here.


In Second Life as part of Second Life Book Club

11 am Pacific, 7pm UK time.

An open mic session plus relaxed conversation for newbies and experienced writers alike.

“Live it Like It’s Lived”

Hosted by Yvonne Battle-Felton and Anne Charnock, with Draxtor.


Where Fact Becomes Fiction: Using Short Stories and Novels to Communicate Science
Amanda Niehaus (m), Anne Charnock, Ted Chiang, Krissy Keen, Helen Marshall.

AWP Conference (virtual) – Association of Writers and Writing Programs

3 – 7 March, 2021

Dystopias, Orwell and Scotland Islands

POSTPONED. New date to be confirmed.

Scottish History Group Rothesay

Isle of Bute (Bank of Ideas), Rothesay, Scotland.

One-day discussion with Christopher Priest, Ken MacLeod, Anne Charnock, Norman Bissell, Prof Alan Riach.

Further details to be announced

Keep an eye on my tweets for other events @annecharnock