Tomorrow is the day! 24 hours and it’s go time for Dragon Con!
Title: Contemporary Vampires
Time: Fri 10:00 am Location: Chastain 1-2 – Westin (Length: 1 Hour)
Description: Long a staple of urban fantasy, the depictions of vampires appearing in the genre have evolved over time. Our panel of authors discusses the aspects they employ in their work, as well as the characteristics they adopted & adapted from earlier sources.
Panelists: Clay Gilbert, J.F. Lewis, Lisa Manifold, Declan Finn, R E Carr, Jennifer Morris(M), Mari Mancusi
Title: Reading Session: Declan Finn
Time: Sat 02:30 pm Location: Marietta – Hyatt (Length: 1 Hour)
Panelists: Declan Finn
Title: Is It Simply Dark or Horror?
Time: Sat 07:00 pm Location: Embassy EF – Hyatt (Length: 1 Hour)
Description: The great debate! Some claim that horror simply means there is no happy ending–could it really be that simple? Is there more to the Darkness than just being scary? Just how scary is dark fantasy before we hit horror? What makes you read a book with ALL the lights on?
Panelists: Declan Finn, Trisha J. Wooldridge, Russell Newquist(M), Anya Martin, Jonathan Maberry
Title: Who Needs Research?
Time: Sun 11:30 am Location: Embassy CD – Hyatt (Length: 1 Hour)
Description: Readers are smart. No matter the genre, authors need to research certain aspects of their stories. Discussion will concern research techniques & when to stop–and write.
Panelists: Lee Martindale, D.J. Butler, Marc Alan Edelheit, Declan Finn, John L. Flynn(M), K.N. Lee