Kate Pullinger’s new novel Landing Gear, will be published in the UK and Canada in April 2014, in the US in May 2014. Landing Gear takes the story first developed in Kate’s work of digital multimedia, Flight Paths: A Networked Novel, and explores what happens to Harriet and Yacub after he lands on her car in a supermarket car park. Her novel The Mistress of Nothing, won the 2009 Governor General’s Literary Award for Fiction. Her digital fiction project Inanimate Alice has also won numerous prizes, reaching online audiences around the world. She is Professor of Creative Writing and Digital Media at Bath Spa University. You can also read Kate on My Secret Blog.
30 January 2015
I’ll be giving a short talk as part of Trapped in the Ice, Frozen in Time, an event at the British Library on Thursday 5 Feb, 6:00, to celebrate Rob Sherman’s transmedia residency at the BL, with fellow writers J R Carpenter and Nancy Campbell.
1 December 2014
Inanimate Alice has published its first new episode in six years today!
27 November 2014
I’m on the jury of the International Impac Dublin Literary Award this year. 142 novels for me to read! The Mistress of Nothing was on the longlist in 2010. The shortlist is published in mid-April, the winner on 17 June. Stay tuned!