Summer 2021 - Schedule

Friday:

  • (9am? – 1pm Unofficial range trip)
  • 2:00 – Opening Ceremonies (Mike Williamson)
  • 3:00 – What’s New in Horror (Megan Miller, Amie Gibbons)
  • 4:00 – Darwin’s Impact on Gothic Horror Literature (Jonathan Baird, Stephanie Osborne)
  • 5:00 – Survivalism 101: Prepping best practices, tips, tricks, etc. (Mike Williamson, Jonathan Baird, Brena Bock, Mark Wandry)
  • 6:00 – Soul-grabbing Fiction: How to addict your readers with inspiring fiction (Lydia Sherrer, Marina Fontaine, William Alan Webb)
  • 7:00 – DINNER BREAK
  • 8:00 – Beyond 1984: Fun with Dystopias (Marina Fontaine, William Alan Webb, Michael Isenberg)
  • 9:00 – Food and Fiction & Food IN Fiction (Amie Gibbons, Brena Bock, Marina Fontaine)

Saturday

  • 10:00 – Ethnobotany- A world of edibles around us (Jonathan Baird) [Workshop]
  • 11:00 – Animal Familiars & Sidekicks: Round 2 (Mod David Bock, Lydia Sherrer, Doug Triplett, Julian Thompson)
  • 12:00 – How Does That *Really* Work: Accurate portrayal of technology in fiction. (Brena Bock, Richard Weyand, David Sherrer)
  • 1:00 – How to Start Writing Professionally in 4 Easy Steps [Presentation] (Richard Weyand)
  • 2:00 – BAEN ROADSHOW LIVESTREAM
  • 3:00 – BAEN ROADSHOW LIVESTREAM
  • 4:00 – Your Results May Vary: Variable Stars and Betelgeuse [Presentation] (Stephanie Osborn) LIVESTREAM
  • 5:00 – Marketing for Authors: Everything you need to know (David and Lydia Sherrer) [Workshop]
  • 6:00 – Developing Realistic Characters (Brena Bock, Amie Gibbons)
  • 7:00 – Writing and research military Non-Fiction (William Alan Webb, Brena Bock)
  • 8:00 – Magical Goat Sidekick Brainstorming Session (Lydia Sherrer & Amie Gibbons: Brena Bock) (Interactive Panel, Adults only, BYOB!)

Sunday

  • 11:00 – SPEARED, the Single-Person Emergency Atmospheric Re-Entry Device [Presentation] (Stephanie Osborn) LIVESTREAM
  • 12:00 – Hillbilly Gothic: Appalachian horror and science fiction (Jonathan Baird)
  • 12PM – 2PM We Shall Rise RT: Gary Poole (mod), John Ringo, Lydia Sherrer, Jody Lynn Nye, Michael Z. Williamson, Stepanie Osborn, Kacey Ezell, Mike Massa, Chris Smith, Jason Cordova, Jamie Ibson (LiveStream)