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Crash Course in Science Fiction (Free) (CC05)

Are you intimidated at the thought of helping science fiction readers? Whether your readers are fans of dystopian reads (like the Divergent series) or Afrofuturism works (like the Broken Earth novels), let NoveList and LibraryReads break down the best science fiction has to offer your readers—from alien invasions to weird science. This session covers:

*️⃣ Why science fiction is so popular
*️⃣ How science fiction developed including classics, newcomers, and awards to know
*️⃣ Subgenres and crossovers
*️⃣ NoveList insider information on genre headings, themes, appeal terms, and more.

This session was recorded in December 2018.
  • Meet the panelists
  • Watch Crash Course in Science Fiction
  • See the slides for Crash Course in Science Fiction
  • Additional Resource: Clipping’s Hugo-Nominated Song
  • Webinar Chat Transcript
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Watch Crash Course in Science Fiction"
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever