2:30 PM: Writer’s Apocalyptic Roundtable
Description: Want a chance to corner your favorite apocalyptic writer and ask them a question? Here is your chance!
4 PM: Dragon*Reading: Kevin J. Anderson Rebecca Moesta
Time: Fri 04:00 pm Location: Roswell – Hyatt (Length: 1 Hour)
8 PM—party at Max Lager’s brewery (down the street from the Hyatt)
11:30 AM: Dragon*Autograph
1 PM [K] Title: The Hero’s Journey
Description: A discussion of the story arc and the novels. The SW Universe is vast, but the mythology is epic
1 PM [R]: Herding Cats, er…Fictional Characters
Developing exciting characters for your fiction–and how to control them
2:30 PM: Best Sellers: How to Make it Happen
Description: Best Selling authors and editors discuss techniques for writing and marketing a best selling novel.
5:30 PM: CrossPollination: Does Art influence Art?
Description: Does other art – music, painting, sculpture – influence our genre? Should it? How and why or why not?
11 AM signing, The Missing Volume
4 PM: Son of Funny as Hell
Description: A look at humor in horror (or horror in humor).
5:30 PM: Things I Wish Some Pro Had Told Me (Length: 2.5 Hours)
8:30 PM: Writer’s Roundtable: You Name It, We Talk About It
Description: Free-for-all…Almost no topic is taboo for this panel. Come armed with your questions and get straight answers from the pros.
11:30 AM: Last Chance: Ask the Authors
Description: Got any questions you didn’t get answered? Have a nit to pick? Come to a freeforall Q&A with the authors who are staying with us for Monday.
1 PM: Dune Messiah: Frank Herbert’s works in prose and film
Description: A free ranging discussion of Frank Herbert and his influence on the genre.