August 4th, 2015

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tentative schedules for Shore Leave, MALcon, AND Dragon Con!

I will be at Shore Leave 37 in Cockeysville, Maryland this coming weekend, at Myths and Legends Con in Denver, Colorado the weekend after, and Dragon Con 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia over Labor Day weekend.

Here are my tentative schedules:

SHORE LEAVE

Edited to add:
Changed the time of the Boogie Knights concert on Saturday.

Friday
6-7pm: Sci-Fi Squares (Valley)
10pm-midnight: Meet the Pros (Hunt/Valley hallway)

Saturday
10-11am: "E Pluribis Fiction: Writing & Editing Anthologies," w/Danielle Ackley-McPhail, Mary Fan, Michael Jan Friedman, Phil Giunta, Susanna Reilly, and Steve Wilson (Derby)
11.30am-12.30pm: Boogie Knights concert (Valley) -- NOTE THAT THIS IS 30 MINUTES LATER THAN USUAL
2-3pm: "All Roads Lead to Holmes," w/Christopher L. Bennett, Kathleen O. David, Robert Greenberger, and Melissa Scott (Salon A)
3-4pm: "Upcoming Stargate Fiction," w/Amy Griswold and Melissa Scott (Salon A)
8-11pm: masquerade (Boogie Knights will be performing at halftime) (Hunt/Valley)

Sunday
10-11am: "Canon or Not: Tie-ins' Relation to Source Material," w/Kirsten Beyer, Glenn Hauman, Stephen Kozeniewski, John Jackson Miller, Melissa Scott, and Dayton Ward (Salon B)
11am-noon: practical self-defense workshop (Concierge)
1-2pm: "Writing & Publishing Short Stories," w/Danielle Ackley-McPhail, Michael Critzer, Amy Griswold, Jim Johnson, Joshua Palmatier, TJ Perkins, and Richard C. White (Salon B)
2-3pm: "eSpec Books Introduces The Side of Good/The Side of Evil, w/Danielle Ackley-McPhail, Peter David, Kathleen O. David, Robert Greenberger, Mike McPhail, and Aaron Rosenberg (Salon B)


MALCON

Friday

7-8pm: VIP Meet 'n' Greet, w/Kilted Man, Stant Litore, Pandora Celtica, Brian Ross, and Vivian Trask (Gallifrey)

Saturday
9-10am: "Spinoff Dumbledores," w/Jessica Brawner and Kevin Ikenberry (Serenity)
2-3pm: Q&A with Keith R.A. DeCandido, w/Vivian Trask (Gallifrey)
6-7pm: "Heroes Reboot," w/Peter J. Wacks (Gallifrey)
9-10pm: "Fanfiction & Media Tie-ins," w/David Boop, Mike Cervantes, and Josh Vogt (Red Keep)

Sunday
10-11am: "Writing the Supernatural," w/Mario Acevedo, David Boop, and Guy Anthony De Marco (Serenity)
12-1pm: "Lord of the Rings: Cinematic Future," w/Thomas A. Fowler, Paul Lell, and Aaron Michael Ritchey (Serenity)
1-2pm: "Why Firefly Was Cut Short and Why We Want It Back," w/Thomas A. Fowler and Paul Lell (Gallifrey)


DRAGON CON

EDITED TO ADD:
new times for reading and autographing.

Friday
1-2pm: "Extensions of Whedon," w/Adam Cogan, Rebekah Isaacs, Georges Jeanty, and Ben Lichius (Chastain FG--Westin)
2.30-3.30pm: practical self-defense workshop (Vinings--Hyatt)
5.30-6.30pm: "Two Aliens Walk into a Bar: Humor in SF," w/Peter David and Esther M. Friesner (Embassy AB--Hyatt)
7-8pm: "Star Trek Authors," w/Peter David, David Mack, and Melinda M. Snodgrass (Athens--Sheraton)

Saturday
2.30-3.30pm: "The Legend of Xena: 20th Anniversary of the Warrior Princess" (M303-M304--Marriott)
5.30-6.30pm: "Christopher Lee and Leonard Nimoy" (M303-M304--Marriott)

Sunday
1-2pm: reading (Vinings--Hyatt)
4-5pm: autographing (International Hall South--Marriott)
5.30-6.30pm: "X-Files Anthology," w/Kevin J. Anderson and Jonathan Maberry (M106-M107--Marriott)
8.30-9.30pm: "Geek Years 1985 & 1990: Years of Almost Good Sequels," w/Bobby Nash and James Palmer (M303-M304--Marriott) -- note that I may bow out of this one, as my Sunday night is a bit overbooked
10-11pm: "First Contact Improv," w/Tedd Roberts, Larry Correia, and Robert J. Sawyer (Embassy AB--Hyatt)

Monday
11.30am-12.30pm: "Is That All?: Is There More Joss for You?" (Chastain FG--Westin)
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