Felicity Dowker

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Felicity Dowker
Born 1980
Australia
Genres Speculative fiction
Notable work(s) "Bread and Circuses", "Jesse's Gift"
Notable award(s) Ditmar Award

2008

felicitydowker.livejournal.com

Felicity Dowker is a speculative fiction writer from Victoria, Australia. She is predominantly recognised as a writer in the horror genre.[1]

In 2009, she won the Ditmar Award (Australian SF Award) for Best New Talent.[2] Her story "Jesse's Gift" was nominated for the Aurealis Award for Horror Short Story.[3]

Dowker's stories have appeared in a number of Australian publications including Borderlands, Aurealis and Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine.[4] Scoop Magazine described her story "Bread and Circuses" as a highlight of the Scary Kisses anthology.[5] The story has received a number of positive reviews.[6][7][8][9]

Dowker's first story collection, Bread and Circuses, was published in 2012.[10]

References

  1. http://stage.moonee-valley-leader.whereilive.com.au/news/story/airport-west-author-signs-horror-book-deal/
  2. http://www.locusmag.com/SFAwards/Db/Ditmar2009.html
  3. http://www.locusmag.com/SFAwards/Db/Aurealis2010.html#hs
  4. http://girliejones.livejournal.com/1555114.html
  5. http://scoop.realviewtechnologies.com/default.aspx?iid=42664&startpage=page0000068
  6. http://www.angelaslatter.com/drive-by-felicity-dowker/
  7. http://narrellemharris.wordpress.com/2010/06/15/review-scary-kisses-edited-by-liz-grzyb/
  8. http://charles-tan.blogspot.com/2010/05/bookmagazine-review-scary-kisses-edited.html
  9. http://www.specusphere.com/joomla/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=963
  10. http://stage.moonee-valley-leader.whereilive.com.au/news/story/airport-west-author-signs-horror-book-deal/
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