In this podcast Tade Thompson talks about The Murders of Molly Southbourne, Rosewater, Nigeria, and much more.
About Tade Thompson
Tade Thompson is the author of the sci-fi novel Rosewater, a John W. Campbell Award finalist, and The Kitschies Golden Tentacle Award-winning novel Making Wolf. His novella The Murders of Molly Southbourne has been optioned for screen adaptation. He also writes short stories, notably The Apologists which was nominated for a British Science Fiction Association award. Born in London to Yoruba parents, he lives and works on the south coast of England where he battles an addiction to books.
- [02:30] First experiences with writing and storytelling
- [17:25] Stories studied and learnt lessons from
- [34:45] Authors today impacting scene
- [42:00] Traci Kenworth, via Patreon, asks about the screen adaptation of Murders of Molly Southbourne
- [58:00] Choices, #MeToo, and responsibility when consuming art
- [01:18:55] New Orbit edition of Rosewater
- [01:21:15] Caro based on a thief in Nigeria
- [01:28:15] Connect with Tade
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