I realise most of you didn’t know the man, but you do know his work, so I hope you’ll join me in thanking Martin for it, as we say goodbye to our friend today.
We're thrilled to announce that Cassandra Khaw's story from 2084, 'Degrees of Ellision', has been shortlisted for STARBURST Magazine's Brave New Words Award!
Unsung Stories will be re-opening submissions for one month between 29th January and 26th February 2018. You can find our submission guidelines on the site. We will publish instructions on how to submit on the 29th.
We are at the Star of Kings in Kings Cross, on 16th January, for our next Unsung Live event. And this time we have teamed up with The Shadow Booth!
Unsung Stories are at Nine Worlds 2017
If you've happened to be walking past the Waterstones on Tottenham Court Road on the right day this year you might have found, down in the basement, between the bar and the non-fiction shelves, a large group of people united in a singular purpose.
Aprils reading, including management training for ghosts, Sudanese-Egyptian family dramas and how we write about the death of a loved one.
George talks to Anne Charnock about the 2084 anthology, George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four and what we get from dystopian fiction.
On 4th April, we returned, with old friends and new, to the Star of Kings for Unsung Live. This 8th instalment took place on the birthdays of an impressive set of people, including Dan Simmons, Maya Angelou and Andrei Tarkovsky. It was also the day Winston Smith starts his diary in George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four, for anyone following our Kickstarter for 2084.