Here are my events in 2022 and a few previous events too.


Pen to Print

Fantastic Futures

Virtual panel discussion

Louise Carey, Anne Charnock, AG Riddle, Adrian Tchaikovsky

Wednesday 23 November 2022

18.00 – 20.00

CCCW Symposium

University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Online: A Conversation in The Writers’ Studio

24 June 2022

Anthropology, AI and the Future of Human Society

7 June 2022

Roundtable: Imagined Futures

Ezri Carlebach , Anne Charnock, Christine Aicardi, Stephen Oram, Max Saunders.


The Science of Hypersleep

Anne Charnock (chair), Prof Gina Poe, Prof Kelly Drew, Dr Anusha Shankar

Hypersleep is a common theme in science fiction, but what does science have to say about putting humans into suspended animation? What can we learn from hibernating animals? What’s the difference between hibernation and sleep?

The webinar is free, and will be streaming live on YouTube and Facebook. You can find out more about the other speakers and sign up for reminders here:

Tuesday 12 October 2021

19:00 BST / 14:00 EDT / 11:00 PDT / 10:00  ADT

Origin Stories – Starting Points for Crafting New Science Fiction
Helen Marshall, Anne Charnock, Nina Allan and Una McCormack.

IAFA 42 (virtual) International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts

18 – 21 March, 2021

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


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.

Keep an eye on my tweets for other events @annecharnock