I’m an “attending professional” at Dragon*Con in Atlanta, Aug 31 – Sep 3! Dragon*Con is basically the US’s largest genre convention and I’ve been hearing about it for years from my friends in Ego Likeness (who are playing the mainstage this year…)
Some of us from Combustion Books will be presenting from our upcoming book A Steampunk’s Guide to Sex on friday at 11:30pm, and on saturday at 10pm I’ll be doing a reading from What Lies Beneath the Clock Tower. I’ll also be on a whole bunch of other panels.
Title: Steampunk: The Evolution of the Revolution
Description: See the spectacle of some of the leading voices in Steampunk debate and defend their definition of Steampunk and where they see the movement heading!
Time: Fri 07:00 pm Location: Atlanta Ballroom – Westin (Length: 1 Hour)
Title: A Steampunk’s Guide to Sex
Description: Authors with Combustion Books discuss Victorian kink, alternative sexuality, strange devices, and contemporary subculture.
Time: Fri 11:30 pm Location: International BC – Westin (Length: 1 Hour)
Title: Alternate Apocalypse: How Many Ways Can The World End?
Description: Will impending doom come from zombies, asteroids, or Elder Gods? Come discuss these and more fantastical ways it could all end.
Time: Sat 08:30 pm Location: International BC – Westin (Length: 1 Hour)
Title: Steampunk Interactive Fiction: What Lies Beneath the Clock Tower
Description: Join Steampunk Magazine editor Margaret Killjoy for an interactive reading of What Lies Beneath the Clock Tower.
Time: Sat 10:00 pm Location: International A – Westin (Length: 1 Hour)
Title: The Steampunk Author Roundtable, Part 1
Description: A Q&A with the BEST of Steampunk novels, periodicals, and blogs. Tee Morris, Pip Balentine, Margaret Killjoy, Deliliah Dawson and others!
Time: Sun 10:00 am Location: International A – Westin (Length: 1 Hour)
Title: Working as a Professional Steampunk
Description: Steampunk is more than a hobby for some. Find out who is making a living working and playing in Steampunk. Tips for turning your dream into a career.
Time: Mon 01:00 pm Location: International BC – Westin (Length: 1 Hour)