Join Us at Balticon This Weekend

Hi Everyone!!  This Weekend we are at Balticon!  Below is where each DWASF member will be. Come out and join us we would love to hear from you!!
Afrofuturism 101
Mount Washington, 12pm – 12:55pm
Track: Literary
Type: Panel

The massive success of Black Panther has put Afrofuturism front and center, but the movement has been around for years. What are some key elements of this aesthetic, and where does one begin exploring it?

Writing Psychological Horror
 Mount Washington, 9pm – 9:55pm
Track: Literary
Type: Panel

What is it about certain ideas and concepts that disturb us? How can you best incorporate it into your works?

Readings: Diverse Writers and Artists of Speculative Fiction
 St. George, 1pm – 1:55pm
Track: Readings
Type: Reading

Members of the Diverse Writers and Artists of Speculative Fiction will read from their work.

Diverse Writers and Artists of Speculative Fiction (DWASF) Meet & Greet
 Room 8029, 5pm – 6:25pm

Looking for a writers support group that addresses the needs of people of color? Come meet DWASF board members and find out what we can offer.

John Edward Lawson is there all weekend. Here’s his schedule:

About dohlman

Wright received her master’s degree in Writing Popular Fiction from Seton Hill University in Greensburg, PA, and Cog was her thesis novel for the program. An accomplished poet, Wright’s science fiction poem “Doomed” was a nominee for the Rhysling Award, the Science Fiction Poetry Association's highest honor. Her other publications include “Of Sound Mind and Body” in the Bram Stoker award-nominated Sycorax’s Daughters; “Dear Octavia Butler” in the Locus Award-winning and Hugo-nominated Luminescent Threads: Connections to Octavia Butler; “The Haunting of M117” in Genesis: An Anthology of Black Science Fiction; “Cyberpunk Remastered” in the award-winning Many Genres, One Craft; “The Last Stop” in Diner Stories: Off the Menu; “Bequeathal” in Far Worlds; and “Mission: Surreality” in The City. Find her on Twitter @KCeresWright.

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