Mur Lafferty

(b. 1973)

Mur Lafferty is an American podcaster and writer based in Durham, North Carolina. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and graduated with a degree in English.

She was the editor and host of Escape Pod from 2010, when she took over from Steve Eley, until 2012, when she was replaced by Norm Sherman. She is also the host and creator of the podcast I Should Be Writing. She was, until July 2007, the host and co-editor of Pseudopod.

Lafferty was nominated for the 2012 Campbell Award and won the 2013 Campbell Award for Best New Writer.

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