Zhou Wen, 24, a budding Chinese science fiction writer, won this year’s Terran Prize, sponsored by Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin, which gives her a coveted scholarship to a writers’ workshop in New Mexico at which he teaches.

Chinese sci-fi writer on being name-checked by Game of Thrones creator George R.R. Martin and winning place at workshop he teaches

  • Game of Thrones author sponsors Terran Prize, which this year was awarded to Zhou Wen, a 24-year-old science fiction author and a fan of his writing
  • Zhou, who spoke at a weekend sci-fi convention in Beijing, says Chinese women writers like her have a different voice than male writers
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Zhou Wen, 24, a budding Chinese science fiction writer, won this year’s Terran Prize, sponsored by Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin, which gives her a coveted scholarship to a writers’ workshop in New Mexico at which he teaches.
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Emilia Clarke will miss her Game of Thrones character Daenerys Targaryen’s platinum hair, she reveals in documentary The Last Watch. Photo: HBO/AP

Game of Thrones: five things we learned from The Last Watch behind-the-scenes documentary

  • SPOILER ALERT: Kit Harington’s reaction when he found out Jon Snow who would kill Daenerys Targaryen in the final episode of the HBO series is priceless
  • Daenerys’ braided platinum locks ‘still the most beautiful hair I will ever have on my head’, says Emilia Clarke
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Emilia Clarke will miss her Game of Thrones character Daenerys Targaryen’s platinum hair, she reveals in documentary The Last Watch. Photo: HBO/AP
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