VanCAF2020 – In Conversation With Ilinca Barbacuta

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In celebration of the comic book creators who were planning to exhibit at the Vancouver Comic Arts Festival 2020, here’s my chat with Ilinca Barbacuta. The podcast is available on Apple Podcasts and Google Podcasts.

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Ilinca is a writer and illustrator based in the Canadian Pacific Northwest. She primarily writes speculative fiction, with an emphasis on urban fantasy. She been published in a original and fandom zines, and was one of the contributing writers to Undercities, an urban fantasy short story anthology. She was one of the founding members of Jessamine Press and successfully organized, edited, and kickstarted MALAISE, a short story horror anthology. When she’s not trying to get better at D&D, Ilinca likes humane monsters, found families, monstrous humans, creepy tales, and happy endings.


You can discover more about Ilinca on Twitter at @inkybarracuda and online at

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