Margot Atwell works with publishers and authors as the Publishing Lead at Kickstarter. She is the author of Derby Life: A Crash Course in the Incredible Sport of Roller Derby and co-author of The Insider’s Guide to Book Publishing Success, along with articles for SF Signal, Moviefone,, Publishing Perspectives, Publishers Weekly, and The Huffington Post. She is also the publisher at Gutpunch Press. She lives in Brooklyn and tweets as @MargotAtwell.


Margot Atwell has the following works available at Clarkesworld:

Another Word: Technology Creates a New Golden Age of Speculative Fiction

NON-FICTION by Margot Atwell in Issue 115 – April 2016

Typically, when readers think of technology and science fiction, they imagine spaceships, teleportation devices, and other fantastic contraptions. But technology isn’t just a great subject for sci-fi stories. Combined with new distribution methods, it has had a massive impact on genre fiction in the last decade. In that time, I’ve worked in various parts of […]