Podcast, Original Fiction
An Important Failure
2021 Winner: Theodore A. Sturgeon Memorial Award
2021 Finalist: Aurora Award for Best Novelette/Novella
Our fourth podcast for August is “An Important Failure” written by Rebecca Campbell and read by Kate Baker.
Rebecca Campbell is a Canadian writer and teacher whose speculative fiction has appeared most recently in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction and Shadows and Tall Trees. Her work has won the Sunburst and Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award, and been nominated for the Aurora Award. NeWest Press published her first novel, The Paradise Engine, in 2013, and in 2022, Undertow Publications will publish her First World War horror novella, The Talosite. She mostly uses her PhD in Canadian literature to make up sad futures and weird fictions.