About Kathleen Jennings

Kathleen Jennings

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Contact: tanaudel@gmail.com

Events/appearances: tanaudel.wordpress.com/events/

Selected interviews/articles: tanaudel.wordpress.com/interviews-articles/


Kathleen Jennings is an illustrator and writer based in Brisbane, Australia. As an illustrator, she has won one World Fantasy Award (and been a finalist three other times), and has been shortlisted once for the Hugos, and once for the Locus Awards, as well as winning a number of Ditmars. As a writer, she has won two Ditmars and been shortlisted for the Eugie Foster Memorial Award and for several Aurealis Awards.


She has illustrated for clients such as Tor.com, Little,Brown, Simon & Schuster, Small Beer Press, Subterranean Press, Tartarus Press, Ticonderoga Publications, FableCroft Press as well as private commissions. Her portfolio is at: kathleenjennings.com


Her Australian Gothic debut Flyaway was published by Tor.com (USA) and Picador (Australia) in 2020, and her debut poetry collection Travelogues: Vignettes from Trains in Motion (part written travel-sketchbook, part poetry) was published by Brain Jar Press in 2020. She also writes fantasy short stories and comics (mythic, urban and steampunk). Her bibliography is here: tanaudel.wordpress.com/writing/.


Currently self-represented on most projects, although Alex Adsett Publishing Services represents her on occasional matters!


Credit: Kathleen Jennings

Photos by Ngaire Naran: Ngaire Naran Photography