Friday, June 27, 2014

Ready for Apollocon 2014!

The title says it all. I'm back in Houston and looking forward to a weekend of catching up with local writer friends and chowing down on Lupe Tortilla's incomparable beef fajitas.

Here's my schedule for the weekend. If you're coming to Apollocon at the DoubleTree Intercontinental, stop by and say hello!

Friday, June 27

  • "How Science Fiction Changed My Life" - with David Gerrold, Marianne Dyson, and Dr. Dominick D'Aunno (M) at 8 PM
  • "Digital Landscapes of Storytelling" - with Jonathan Schwarz and Leo King at 10 PM
Saturday, June 28
  • Writers' Workshop, leading with Cassandra Rose Clarke at 9 AM. LET'S GET IT ON, MORNING PEOPLE
  • Reading from The Buried Life - 2 PM. Live, for the first time ever! There will be BEER*
  • "Dystopian Fiction" - moderating, with Este Io, D.L. Young, and Lawrence Person at 4 PM
Sunday, June 29
  • "The New Star Wars" - with Dr. Dominick D'Aunno, Larry Friesen, and Shanna Swendson (M) at 11 AM
  • "It Learns While You Play: AI in Sci-Fi" - moderating, with Cassandra Rose Clarke, David Gerrold, D.L. Young, and Brad Frank at 1 PM
  • "What Next? Writing Your Sequel" - moderating, with David Gerrold and Cassandra Rose Clarke at 2 PM
* a bar attached to the convention hotel. Which is unrelated to the reading but worth mention anyway.