J.M. Frey is an actor, voice actor, and SF/F author, fanthropologist and pop culture scholar. She’s appeared in podcasts, documentaries, and on television to discuss all things geeky through the lens of academia.
Her debut novel Triptych was nominated for two Lambda Literary Awards (Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Spec Fic and Best Bisexual), nominated for the CBC Bookie Award – Best SF/Fantasy/Spec Fic (2011), was named one of Publishers Weekly’s Best Books of 2011 – #3 in SF/Fantasy/Horror (2011), was on The Advocate’s Best Overlooked Books of (2011) list, received an honourable mention at the London Book Festival in Science Fiction (2012), and won the San Francisco Book Festival for Science Fiction (2012).
Other publications include The Twenty Seven Club in Expiry Date (Edge 2014), Whose Doctor? in Doctor Who in Time and Space (McFarland Press, 2013), Maddening Science in When the Villain Comes Home (Dragon Moon Press, 2012), The Once and Now-ish King in When the Hero Comes Home (Dragon Moon Press, 2011), and The Dark Side of the Glass (Double Dragon Press, June 2012). J.M. can be found in the documentaries Leaving Mundania (2011) and The Maud Squad (2011), as Sarah in Ext. 5683 (l-o-v-e), as various voices in the radio play The Weight of Information, and as the voice of Lillian H. Smith on the soundtrack for the musical A Life in the Library (2012).
J.M. Frey will be leading the Writers’ Workshop II: World and Culture Building at Reversed Polarity. Click here for more information.