|2015 Con Thursday Schedule|
Schedule - Day 2
Thursday, July 23, 2015 Updated July 5, 2015
8:00 - 5:30pm: Vendor Area and Registration Desk Open
8:30 - 8:55am:
Conference Welcome to Our Thursday Arrivals
9:00 - 9:50am:
Master Class - Part 1: Getting "Unstuck": A Toolkit of Strategies for Unlocking Creativity
Panel: Dystopian Novels - Who Writes Them, Who Loves Them, Why Are They So Popular?
Panel: How to be a Great Panelist and Moderator
9:50 - 10:10am:
BREAK with SNACKS
Sponsored by Judy Comella
(Hallway between Vendor Area and Quarterdeck).
Master Class - Part 2: Getting "Unstuck": A Toolkit of Strategies for Unlocking Creativity
Panel:Overseas Amongst the Aliens: Challenges of Writing with Foreign (Non-English Speaking)
Panel:Hopeful Ever After: A different Kind of HEA (Happily Ever After)
11:10 - 12:00pm
Session:Working With an Editor: How, What, When, Why and Where?
Panel:Down These Mean Streets: How to Keep a Mystery, a Mystery
Panel: I don't care what is written about me so long as it isn't true...
12:00 - 1:00pm:
Win a chance to eat lunch with your favorite author!
Pick up your boxed Lunch in hallway between Vendor Room and Quarterdeck
or - buy a lunch at the food court (ask at registration for directions);
Find friends, make new ones... invite a con virgin to join you!
Tables available in Quarterdeck, Foyer, Vendor Room
1:00 - 1:50pm:
Master Class - Part 1: The Past as Prologue: Where We've Been, Where We Are, and Where We're Going
Presentation: So You Want To Start A Book Club...
Panel: It's sex Jim, but not as we know it.
2:00 - 2:50pm:
Master Class - Part 2: The Past as Prologue: Where We've Been, Where We Are, and Where We're Going
Panel: We’ve Come to Murder
Panel: Read Between The Lines: The Intersection of Lesbian Literature and the Graphic Novel
Presentation:Beyond Just Reading: How to be Involved as a Reader
2:50 - 3:10pm:
BREAK on your own
3:10 - 4:00pm:
Session:The Business & Production of Audio Books - Engaging Readers Through Another Sense!
BOOK CLUB MEETING(Open to all conference attendees)
Panel: Do I Have To Go Outside? Research At The Desk And In The Field
Diane & Jacob Anderson-Minshall Ali SpoonerDiane & Jacob Anderson-Minshall Location: Quarterdeck
4:00 - 5:30pm +/-:
MEMBERSHIP MEETING(All Members Welcome)
7:30 - ?:
A Carol Burnett Extravaganza
Join in the laughter as we watch some of the best slapstick comedy ever produced.
Come in costume!! (Not required) Prizes!
Hosts: Karen Badger and Bliss
8:00 - 10:15pm:
Readings by Your Favorite Paranormal Authors
MURIELS of JACKSON SQUARE: SEANCE ROOM
Sponsored by Judy Comella
Hosted by Linda Kay Silva
To Be in the Audience, Sign up at Registration Desk and get map.
LIMIT 20 attendees per session! Sign up early - don't be disappointed.
Session 1: 8:00 - 9:00pm
D. Jackson Leigh
Note to authors: Meet by the Taxi stand / rotating doors at 7:30pm for a ride to Muriels