Aliette de Bodard

Aliette de Bodard lives and works in Paris, where she has a day job as a System Engineer. In between bouts of coding she writes speculative fiction: her Aztec noir fantasy Obsidian and Blood is published by Angry Robot, and her short fiction has appeared in venues such as Clarkesworld, Asimov’s, and various anthologies, as well as multiple times previously in Beneath Ceaseless Skies, including “Memories in Bronze, Feathers, and Blood” in BCS #45 and podcast BCS 041. She has won a Nebula Award, a Locus Award, and been shortlisted for the Hugo, Sturgeon and Tiptree awards. Her latest release is the Hugo and Nebula Award-shortlisted Vietnamese space opera novella On a Red Station, Drifting. Visit her at aliettedebodard.com for writing process, book reviews, and Franco-Vietnamese cooking.



Stories by Aliette de Bodard:
“The Breath of War”Issue #142 - Science-Fantasy Month 2, March 6, 2014
“Memories in Bronze, Feathers, and Blood”Issue #45, June 17, 2010

Million Writers Award Notable Stories of 2010

"...an interesting melding of de Bodard’s variant Aztec world with the recent SF trend of fiction featuring mechanical animals" —Lois Tilton, Locus online

“In the Age of Iron and Ashes”Issue #33, December 31, 2009

Honorable Mention, Year's Best SF 27 (ed. Gardner Dozois)

“Blighted Heart”Issue #22, July 30, 2009
“Beneath the Mask”Issue #8, January 15, 2009

Podcasts by Aliette de Bodard:
“BCS 121: The Breath of War”Issue #142 - Science-Fantasy Month 2, March 6, 2014
“BCS 041: Memories in Bronze, Feathers, and Blood”Issue #46, July 1, 2010
“BCS 030: In the Age of Iron and Ashes”Issue #35, January 28, 2010
“BCS 020: Blighted Heart”Issue #23, August 13, 2009