Lauren Beukes

Lauren Beukes writes novels, comics and screenplays. She's the author of the critically-acclaimed international bestseller, The Shining Girls, about a time-traveling serial killer, Zoo City, a phantasmagorical Joburg noir which won the 2011 Arthur C Clarke Award, and the neo political thriller Moxyland. She worked as a journalist, a show runner on one of the South Africa's biggest animated TV shows, directed an award-winning documentary and wrote the New York Times best-selling graphic novel, Fairest: The Hidden Kingdom. She lives in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Lauren Beukes writes novels, comics and screenplays. She's the author of the critically-acclaimed international bestseller, The Shining Girls, about a time-traveling serial killer, Zoo City, a phantasmagorical Joburg noir which won the 2011 Arthur C Clarke Award, and the neo political thriller Moxyland. She worked as a journalist, a show runner on one of the South Africa's biggest animated TV shows, directed an award-winning documentary and wrote the New York Times best-selling graphic novel, Fairest: The Hidden Kingdom. She lives in Cape Town, South Africa.

  • Science and Speculation Panel
    September 21, 2014
    10:00AM
    BOROUGH HALL MEDIA ROOM 209 Joralemon Street
    Brooklyn, New York
  • Stock Signing
    September 22, 2014
    3:00PM
    New York, New York
  • Event with Joe Hill
    September 23, 2014
    3:00PM
    PORTER SQUARE BOOKS Porter Square Shopping Center
    25 White Street
    Cambridge, Massachusetts 02140
  • Boston Globe
    November 13, 2014
    12:00AM
    Review 500 East Cesar Chavez Street
    Austin, Texas 78701

Tours & Events

Sunday, September 21st
Science and Speculation Panel
BOROUGH HALL MEDIA ROOM
209 Joralemon Street
Brooklyn, New York