Across the Continents:
Myths and legends from Europe
and Asia meet and mingle
University of California-Berkeley
Guests of Honor
Prof. G. Ronald Murphy, SJ – Scholar
Myth and folklore scholar, winner of the Mythopoeic Scholarship Award for The Owl, the Raven & the Dove: The Religious Meaning of the Grimms’ Magic Fairy Tales (2002) and Gemstone of Paradise: The Holy Grail in Wolfram’s Parzival (2007). Author of the forthcoming Tree of Salvation: Yggdrasil and the Cross in the North from Oxford University Press.
Malinda Lo – Author – malindalo.com
Author of young adult fantasy and science fiction novels Ash (nominee for the 2010 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Children’s Literature), Huntress, and Adaptation.