Category Archives: Conventions

Baltimore Book Festival

I’ll be appearing at the Baltimore Book Festival on two panels: Future: Charming? Baltimore City as a template for futurism DATE: September 26, 2015 TIME: 4PM-5PM LOCATION: Science [..]

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Confluence SF Convention

I attended Confluence in Pittsburgh/Cranberry, PA, last month. Here’s a pic from a panel I was on, “Not Just Anglos,” and a picture with Jennifer Barnes and John [..]

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Diversity in Fantasy

I attended the World Fantasy Convention during the weekend of November 7–9, 2014, and was honored to serve on the panel, “Everybody was There: Diversity in Fantasy.” I [..]

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World Fantasy Convention 2014 Photos

Here are some photos from the World Fantasy Convention: Panel on diversity in fantasy At the mass book signing with Lyle Blake Smythers and John Edward Lawson At [..]

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World Fantasy Convention 2014

I had the pleasure of sitting on a panel at World Fantasy Convention 2014. The name of the panel was “Everybody Was There: Diversity in Fantasy.” My esteemed [..]

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Having a Sexual Harassment Policy is not Enough

The topic of sexual harassment, in general and specifically at science fiction (SF) conventions (cons), has been discussed online at length lately, due in part to the Science [..]

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