ArmadilloCon 37 Program Grid

Friday Ballroom D Ballroom E Ballroom F Southpark B Conference Center Lobby
4:00 PM Welcome to ArmadilloCon

Bobo, Burton, Juday*, Reisman
         
4:30 PM          
5:00 PM Alternate History

Antonelli, Brown*, Dimond, Kimbriel, Mills, Waldrop
Researching Your Book

Blaschke, Cheney*, Moyer, Osborne, Thomas, Wood
Growing the Next Generation of Readers

Griffin, Jacobs, Mancusi, Rylander, Sarath*, Stoddard
  Reading

Eugene Fischer
 
5:30 PM   Reading

Eric Bakutis
 
6:00 PM Humor in SF/F

Chang, Ewing*, J. Moore, Sanger
Game of Thrones: Comparing the book to the TV show

Bakutis, Benjamin, Clarke, Finn, Picacio, Swendson*
Favorite Webcomics

Fischer, Melton, Rose
Reading

Dantzel Cherry
Reading

Pauline Baird Jones
 
6:30 PM Reading

Julia Mandala
Reading

Sanford Allen
 
7:00 PM Opening Ceremonies

DeNardo, Duchamp, Juday, Kelley, Leicht*, Liu, Morrow, C. Siros
         
7:30 PM           Meet the Pros Party

8:00 PM New Twists on Urban Fantasy

Clevenger, Mancusi*, J. Moore, Richerson
The Art of the Short Story

Allen, Antonelli, Bey, Griffin, Mandala, Wade*
Writing for Film and TV

Benjamin, Cargill, de Orive, Lansdale*, Sullivan
Reading

Paige Ewing
Reading

David Hardy
8:30 PM Reading

Amanda Downum
Reading

Katharine Eliska Kimbriel
9:00 PM Work of James Morrow

Brown, Lalumiere*, N. J. Moore, Schwarz, Weisman
Classic Feminist SF

Johnson, Juday, Latner, Reed, Reisman*, Sarath
SF TV Shows We're Anticipating

Allen*, Frank, Klaw, Oliver, Rountree,
Dual Reading

Eudaly, Finn
 
9:30 PM Reading

C. Robert Cargill
 
10:00 PM Badass, Babe, or None of the Above: Are Women's Archetypes Evolving (or Not) in SF/F Literature?

Cherry, Downum*, Reed, Wright
Love in the Time of Vampires

Clevenger, Mancusi, Sherlock, White*
The Map vs. The Territory

Gibbons*, Simmons
Reading

Fred Stanton
Reading

Josh Rountree
 
10:30 PM Reading

Matt Cardin
Reading

Kenneth Mark Hoover
 

Saturday Ballroom D Ballroom E Ballroom F Southpark A Southpark B Conference Center Dealers' Room Con Suite
10:00 AM Stump the Panel: Make Up an SF/F Use for an Everyday Object

Cheney*, Mandala, Stoddard, Rose, Rountree
Silkpunk: Asian themes and influences in SF/F

Chu, Kerr, Kimbriel, Landon, Liu*, Oliver
What Sciences Haven't Been Used?

Allen, Ledbetter*, J. Moore, Simmons, Yoachim
Hobbit Movies

Blaschke, Carl, de Orive, Ewing, Swendson*, Wilson
Reading

Rick Klaw
Reading

Mari Mancusi
   
10:30 AM Reading

Claude Lalumiere
Reading

Marguerite Reed
   
11:00 AM Learning to Write: Recommended Workshops, Books and Classes

Cardin, Catmull*, K. M. Hoover, Maresca, Wells, Yoachim
Hunger Games vs. Divergent

Burton*, Cherry, P. J. Hoover, Prevost, Rylander
Fan Guest Interview

DeNardo, Johnson*, Person*
Dinosaurs in SF

Cupp, Hardy, Leicht*, Reed, Rogers
Reading

Cassandra Rose Clarke
  Autographing

Brust, Chu, Liu, N. J. Moore, Morrow, White
 
11:30 AM Reading

James Stoddard
Reading

Cary Osborne
Reading

John Hornor Jacobs
Noon SF Mysteries

Crider, Cupp*, Lalumiere, Melton, Mills, Sarath
How to Sell a Book to Aqueduct Press

Duchamp, N. J. Moore*, Ward, Weisman
Artist Guest Interview

Kelley, Picacio*, Zrubek*
How to Draw Dragons and Armadillos

Sherlock
Reading

Jessica Reisman
Reading

Joe Lansdale
Autographing

Antonelli, Clarke, Moyer, Porter, Wood
Space Squid Readings

Bey, Chang
12:30 PM Reading

Juan Perez
1:00 PM The Work and Influence of H. P. Lovecraft

de Orive, Downum, Person, Spencer, Stanton, Webb*
Private Space Travel

Abell*, Frank, Gibbons, Jackson, Ledbetter, Latner
Betrayal With Integrity: Conformance and Estrangement in Translating Chinese SF

Liu
Writing a Strong Teen Protagonist

Blaschke*, Griffin, P. J. Hoover, Kerr, Mancusi, Prevost
Reading

Martha Wells
Loteria!

Picacio
Autographing

Cargill, Catmull, Ewing, K. M. Hoover, Jacobs, Perez
 
1:30 PM Reading

Rob Rogers
 
2:00 PM Fannish Feud

Bobo, DeNardo, Duchamp, Eudaly, Kelley, Leicht*, Hollas, Liu, Morrow, Sarath, Simpson, Wilson
Writing Prompts to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

Bracken, Brust, Clevenger*, Lansdale, Mills, Webb
Virtual Reality Presentation

Bakutis
Broad Universe

Burton, Cheney, Jones, Latner*, Oliver, Ward, Wright
Reading

Scott Cupp
Reading

Trakena Prevost
Autographing

Cardin, Cherry, Downum, Kimbriel, Mancusi, Stoddard
 
2:30 PM Reading

Christopher Brown
Reading

William Ledbetter
 
3:00 PM What You Should Have Read in 2014-2015

DeNardo, Landon, Muenzler*, White, W. Siros
Career Adjustments for the Writer

Liu, Maresca, Southard, Swendson, Weisman, Wells*
Hayabusa 2 Spacecraft Mission

Abell
Time Travel: Essential Books and Stories

Finn, Griffin, Jones, Lalumiere, Wood
Reading

Jayme Lynn Blaschke
Reading

Wesley Chu
Autographing

Kelley, Johnson, Mandala, Osborne, Thomas, Waldrop
 
3:30 PM Reading

Lou Antonelli
Reading

Patrice Sarath
 
4:00 PM Speculative Fiction as a Mirror to Religion

Blaschke*, Cardin, Kimbriel, Marmell, Morrow, Swendson
Editor Guest Interview

Brown*, Dimond*, Duchamp
History of the Illustrated 007

Porter
Ray Bradbury: A Consideration of a Body of Work

Catmull, Crider, Lansdale, Spencer, Stoddard, Sullivan, Wade*
Fandom before the Internet

Bobo, Jackson*, Sherlock, W. Siros, Wilson
Dual Reading

Brust, White
Autographing

Cheney, Eudaly, Finn, Latner, Reed, Webb, Wells
 
4:30 PM  
5:00 PM Kid Scary vs. Adult Scary

Catmull*, Clarke, Griffin, Jacobs, Richerson, Waldrop
Charity Auction

Leicht
Artist Guest Slide Show

Kelley
Poetry Round Robin Reading

Moyer, Muenzler, Perez*, Rose, Sanger, Simmons
Reading

Caroline M Yoachim
Reading

John Gibbons
Autographing

Allen, Bey, Carl, Cupp, Melton, Sarath
 
5:30 PM Reading

Don Webb
Reading

Alexis Glynn Latner
 
6:00 PM     Attracting and Growing an Audience for Your Work

Eudaly*, K. M. Hoover, Melton, Picacio, Rose
Reading

Alan Porter
Reading

P J Hoover
   
6:30 PM     Reading

Michael Bracken
Reading

Ernie Wood
   
7:00 PM Southern Gothic Fiction

Lansdale*, Richerson, Southard, Spencer, Wade, Wood
Art Auction

Zrubek
How Would Discovery of Alien Life Affect Us?

de Orive*, Ledbetter, Sarath, Schwarz, Wright
Zombies in Fiction and on TV

Clevenger*, Mancusi, Maresca, Perez, Rountree,
Reading

Nancy Jane Moore
Reading

Shanna Swendson
   
7:30 PM Reading

Henry Melton
Reading

Katherine Catmull
   
8:00 PM SF from an International Perspective

Brown, Hardy, Morrow*, Porter
Food in SF

Allen, Brust, Mandala*, Sherlock, White
Writing for the Gaming Industry

Bakutis*, Chang, de Orive, Marmell, Stanton
  Reading

Lee Thomas
   
8:30 PM Reading

Derek Austin Johnson
Reading

Nate Southard
   
9:00 PM The Hugo Award's Struggle for Relevance

Antonelli, Landon, Muenzler*, Reed, Weisman
What Writers' Workshops Have Done for Me

Brust, Leicht, Melton, Reisman*, Thomas, Wagner
Economics and Infrastructure in World-building

Bakutis, Carl, Dimond*, K. M. Hoover, Stoddard, Wells
SF Movies from Last Year

Cargill, Clarke, DeNardo*, Johnson, Klaw, Wright
 
Reading

Marshall Ryan Maresca
   
9:30 PM   Reading

Adrian Simmons
   
10:00 PM SF as a Survival Guide

P. J. Hoover, Perez*, Person, Schwarz, Thomas
Writing Erotic Fiction

Bracken, Crider, Ewing, Rose*, Webb
Comic Books on TV

Bey, Eudaly, Klaw, Lalumiere, Porter*, Rogers
Ghost Stories

Finn, Osborne, Rountree*, Sanger, Southard
       
10:30 PM        

Sunday Ballroom D Ballroom E Ballroom F Southpark A Southpark B Conference Center Dealers' Room
11:00 AM New Feminist SF

Downum*, N. J. Moore, Sanger, Yoachim
Hardcore Business of Writing

Cheney, Jacobs, Maresca, Swendson*, Wells
How I Wrote The Grace of Kings

Liu
Becoming a Rocket Scientist

Abell*, Frank, Jackson, Ledbetter
Reading

Gloria Oliver
Reading

Patrick Sullivan
Autographing

Marmell, Reisman, Rountree
11:30 AM Reading

Carrie Richerson
Reading

Jaime Lee Moyer
Noon Writing Fiction from a Gender, Ethnic, Cultural, or Temporal Viewpoint Other Than Your Own

Finn, Mandala*, Prevost, Thomas, Wright
Special Guest Interview

Gibbons*, Morrow
Performing Major Surgery on Your Novel

Cargill, Cheney*, Chu, Marmell, Sarath, Wood
Classic SF Back in Print

Cupp, Hardy, Person*, Wagner, Weisman
It's 2015, the Year of Back to the Future 2: Where are our Hoverboards?

Abell, Sherlock, Porter*, Waldrop
Reading

Stina Leicht
Autographing

Blaschke, Clevenger, Duchamp, P. J. Hoover
12:30 PM
1:00 PM Learning from Others' Mistakes: Writing Errors to Avoid

Burton, Eudaly, Finn*, Latner, Ward, Swendson
Pictionary

Campbell, Chang, Kelley, Sherlock, C. Siros
Visit to Two Small Planets

Gibbons
Short Fiction You Should Have Read Last Year

Fischer, Rylander, Southard, Schwarz
Reading

Michelle Muenzler
Reading

L. Timmel Duchamp
Autographing

Klaw, Lalumiere, Ledbetter, Leicht, Maresca, Prevost
1:30 PM Reading

Carrie Clevenger
2:00 PM Reading

James Morrow
Blogging and Podcasting as Fan Activity

Landon, Porter, Wagner
Book Covers: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

P. J. Hoover, Kelley*, Klaw, Moyer, W. Siros, Weisman
  The Magic of Collaboration

Brust, Cargill, Clevenger*, de Orive, Mandala, Marmell, Rountree
Reading

Rebecca Schwarz
Autographing

Rose, Oliver, Southard, Swendson, Yoachim
2:30 PM    
3:00 PM Reading

Howard Waldrop
           
3:30 PM