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Friday, May 4
 

5:45pm EDT

Fanficcing NaNoWriMo Style
NaNoWriMo (short for National Novel Writing Month) is an annual event designed to push writers past their doubts and inner editors. Learn how to plan out a novel-length fanfic, tackle the dreaded writer's block, and try your hand at some wacky writing prompts to get your imagination going.

Speakers
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Katrina S. Forest

Katrina S. Forest is a Clarion West alumna who has sold work to a variety of magazines, including Crossed Genres, Every Day Fiction, and Highlights for Children. Her kids think she’s eccentric, but don’t say so because their vocabularies aren’t that big yet.


Friday May 4, 2018 5:45pm - 6:45pm EDT
Live 5 [Floor 3, Heritage A]

6:15pm EDT

My World and Welcome to It
Writing media tie-in fiction in universes like Planet of the Apes, Hellboy, Marvel Comics, X-Files and more.

Speakers
avatar for Jonathan Maberry

Jonathan Maberry

Author, Guest
Jonathan Maberry is a NY Times bestselling suspense novelist, five-time Bram Stoker Award winner, and comic book writer. His books include the Joe Ledger thrillers, The Nightsiders, Dead of Night, X-Files Origins: Devil’s Advocate, as well as standalone novels in multiple genres... Read More →


Friday May 4, 2018 6:15pm - 7:15pm EDT
Live 6 [Floor 3, Heritage B]
 
Saturday, May 5
 

12:00pm EDT

Building a Better Apocalypse
Discussing the themes and tropes of riveting apocalyptic & dystopian fiction

Speakers
avatar for Jonathan Maberry

Jonathan Maberry

Author, Guest
Jonathan Maberry is a NY Times bestselling suspense novelist, five-time Bram Stoker Award winner, and comic book writer. His books include the Joe Ledger thrillers, The Nightsiders, Dead of Night, X-Files Origins: Devil’s Advocate, as well as standalone novels in multiple genres... Read More →


Saturday May 5, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Live 1 [Floor 2, Commonwealth 3]

2:00pm EDT

Writing Killer Fight Scenes (w/Jonathan Maberry)
How to craft realistic and exciting action scenes for any genre.

Speakers
avatar for Jonathan Maberry

Jonathan Maberry

Author, Guest
Jonathan Maberry is a NY Times bestselling suspense novelist, five-time Bram Stoker Award winner, and comic book writer. His books include the Joe Ledger thrillers, The Nightsiders, Dead of Night, X-Files Origins: Devil’s Advocate, as well as standalone novels in multiple genres... Read More →


Saturday May 5, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm EDT
Live 5 [Floor 3, Heritage A]
 


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