Sa1300R Broad Universe Rapid Fire Reading
Sat 1:00 PM-2:00 PM Robertson
Burton, Dimond, Eudaly, Henderson, Leicht, N. J. Moore*, Reisman, M. Wells
Come hear several good but short readings by members of one of our favorite writers' organizations. (There may well be treats and prizes!)
Sat 3:00 PM-4:00 PM Dealers' Room
Denton, Fletcher, J. Haldeman, Latner, Reisman
Sa1600DW Crazy Grrlz: Slipstream Ain't Just for Boys
Sat 4:00 PM-5:00 PM deWitt
N. J. Moore, Nakashima-Brown, Oliver, Reisman, Ward, Wheeler*
The guys writing hard-to-classify alternative fiction have gotten a lot of attention, and labels such as "Texas Weird." What about the women working this same vein?
Sun Noon-12:30 PM Robertson
Reisman will read from some of her amazing and wonderful fiction; there will be a prize copy of her beloved planet story novel, The Z Radiant, for some lucky shmoe, and treats, yes, treats!
Su1500DZ Dystopia in Anime and Animation
Sun 3:00 PM-4:00 PM deZavala
Anderson*, Kimbriel, Person, Reisman, Ward
From Akira to Wall-E, why is dystopia so prevalent in the animated form? Or is it just that the best films and series incorporate some elements of dystopia? Our panelists will discuss.
Some of us won't be at Denvention, but our birthdays should be celebrated nonetheless. So, Worldcon goers, please raise a glass to me in absentia on Friday, August 8th. I'll raise one back to you.