Ellen Kushner unites her talents and insights as a writer, performer, and cultural maven in one sleek package: she is the author of acclaimed works of literary fantasy, an award-winning audio book narrator and stage performer, the creator and former host of public radio’s national series Sound & Spirit, and a popular teacher and lecturer.
|SWORDSPOINT T-SHIRTS FROM LITOGRAPHS
Litographs is a small company with a big mission: use the full text of a books in place of pixels to create works of art. Now you can get their take on Ellen’s classic Swordspoint as T-shirt, tote bag, poster, even wall cling! Comes in six vibrant colors. Order yours here.
ELLEN NARRATES HER RIVERSIDE SERIES FOR NEIL GAIMAN PRESENTS
Swordspoint and its sequels come to life as the author intended in these rich, sonically textured, award-winning audiobooks. Featuring special guest voices including Simon Jones, Barbara Rosenblat, Katherine Kellgren. . . and Neil Gaiman himself.
|THOMAS tHE RHYMER RETURNS TO THE UK AS A FANTASY MASTERWORK
Britain’s Orion Publishing has selected Ellen’s Thomas the Rhymer as a Fantasy Masterwork and republished it with a fresh introduction and cover. “A compelling and sensitive reimagining of a classic piece of folklore.” (Fantasy Faction) Available now!
|ELLEN APPEARS ON NPR’s “DIANE REHM SHOW”
In Dec. 2014, Ellen joined fairy tale scholars Marina Warner and Maria Tatar on NPR’s “The Diane Rehm Show” for a terrific discussion of “The History and Modern Relevance of Fairy Tales.” The entire hour can be heard here.