An Evening with Alastair Reynolds

14th April 2023

The Birmingham Science Fiction Group welcomes the award-winning author Alastair Reynolds to discuss his incredible career.

About this event

A unique opportunity to hear directly from award-winning science fiction author Alastair Reynolds.

A science fiction reader since childhood, Alastair studied space science and went on to work for the European Space Agency in the Netherlands.  His first stories started appearing in Interzone magazine in 1990, and a decade later he published his first novel, Revelation Space, which was shortlisted for both the Clarke and British Science Fiction Association (BSFA) awards. His second novel, Chasm City won the 2002 BSFA Award for Best Novel and his novel Revenger received the Locus Award for Best Young Adult Book.

In 2019, Alastair’s short stories, Zima Blue and Beyond the Aquila Rift were adapted as part of Netflix’s animated anthology, Love, Death and Robots. He is now the author of nineteen novels and more than seventy short stories. His most recent book, Everson is due out in paperback this March.

There will also be an opportunity to discuss all the latest news in the world of science fiction with members of the legendary Birmingham Science Fiction Group.

If you are not able to join the event in-person. There will be an opportunity to join online via Zoom.


Birmingham Science Fiction Group Members: £3 (inc. booking fee)
Non-members: £6 (inc. booking fee)

Members: Free
Non-members: £3.15 (inc. booking fee)

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Getting to Millennium Point

Millennium Point is in the Eastside of Birmingham City Centre just 5-minutes walk from Moor Street and 15-minutes from Grand Central and the tram. There is also limited parking on-site which means we’re easy to find regardless of how you travel. For more information please click here.