Authors announced for Sci-Fi festival

Edge-Lit, Derby’s annual festival of science-fiction, fantasy and horror has confirmed three authors as headline guests of honour for its fifth event at QUAD, Derby, on Saturday July 16.

The 2016 guests of honour will be Alastair Reynolds, M.John Harrison and Emma Newman, they will be joined by more authors of fantasy, science-fiction and crime for a full day of activities including workshops, panels and readings which is aimed at both writers and readers of genre fiction.

Edge-Lit 5 takes place in QUAD from 10am until the evening. Tickets are £30 and include access to all sessions plus an event goodie bag. Visit www.derbyquad.co.uk