Massy Reads: Speculative Fiction by Humanities Scholars

Three books by UBC Authors: Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia, All Flowers Bloom by Kawika Guillermo (Christopher B. Patterson), and Les Six Cauchemars by Patrick Moran, being launched on Wed January 20, 12 - 1:30 pm PST at an online conversation on speculative fiction hosted by UBC Public Humanities and Massy Arts Society

Massy Reads: Speculative Fiction by Humanities Scholars

A Public Humanities Hub Conversation with UBC Authors Patrick Moran, Kawika Guillermo, and Silvia Moreno-Garcia

A book launch series co-hosted by UBC Public Humanities and Massy Arts Society

These three texts are works of speculative fiction inspired by each author’s scholarly interests and demonstrate creative forms of public scholarship. Books can be purchased through Massy Books. This event is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, January 20, 2021
12:00 – 1:30 pm Pacific Time
Online via Zoom
Register here


Mexican Gothic
Silvia Moreno-Garcia, graduate of the UBC Science and Technology Studies Masters Program, and Communications Coordinator, Faculty of Science

All Flowers Bloom
Kawika Guillermo (Dr. Christopher Patterson), Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice

Les Six Cauchemars
Dr. Patrick Moran, Department of French, Hispanic and Italian Studies


Dr. Siân Echard, English Language and Literatures

This event is being broadcast from the unceded territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.