Semi-Final Program Grid for John Edward Lawson
This is the Semi-Final program schedule. John Edward Lawson may or may not actually be on these items, but probably will. However, due to circumstances beyond our control, modifications to the program can occur throughout the convention.
|Friday 5:00 pm: Diversity In Fiction (Ends at: 5:55 pm)|
Panelists: Day Al-Mohamed, Eric Choi (M), John Edward Lawson, Emmie Mears, Sharyn November
How do authors portray minorities, differently abled, and gender roles in their stories? Science Fiction and Fantasy have come a long way and have often been at the forefront of these issues. What else needs to be done?
|Friday 6:00 pm: Buy My Book (Ends at: 6:55 pm)|
Panelists: Philippa Ballantine, Jennifer Barnes, John Edward Lawson, Michael A. Ventrella (M)
Self promotion and you. Nervous about talking about your books and stories? There are some things you should do and avoid when talking about your writing.
|Friday 9:00 pm: Amazon, Hero or Villain? (Ends at: 9:55 pm)|
Panelists: Marilyn "Mattie" Brahen, Larry Hodges (M), John Edward Lawson, Kathryn Morrow
Debate: Amazon is good for its low prices, Kindle, and ease of shopping. Amazon is evil for killing off bookstores, taking more and more profit/control from writers/publishers, and for being so big
|Saturday 7:30 pm: Mass Signing (Ends at: 8:25 pm)|
Panelists: Danielle Ackley-McPhail, Catherine Asaro, Eric Bakutis, Philippa Ballantine, Matt Betts, Matt Bishop, Neil Clarke, Tom Doyle, Andrew Fox, Charles E. Gannon, Carolyn Ives Gilman, Laura Anne Gilman, John G. Hemry, Alma Katsu, Annette Klause, John Edward Lawson, Dina Leacock, Edward M. Lerner, Marianne Mancusi, George R.R. Martin, James Maxey, Heidi Ruby Miller, Jason Jack Miller, James Morrow, Diana Peterfreund, Patrick Scaffido, Lawrence M. Schoen, Jon Skovron, Alan Smale, Michelle D. Sonnier, Bud Sparhawk, Janine Spendlove, Michael Swanwick, Michael A. Ventrella, Jean Marie Ward, Lawrence Watt-Evans, Steven H. Wilson, Leona Wisoker, K. Ceres Wright
The Saturday evening mass autographing session.
|Sunday 12:30 pm: Reading: John Edward Lawson (Ends at: 12:55 pm)|
Panelists: John Edward Lawson
|Sunday 1:00 pm: Pitch a Story (Ends at: 2:55 pm)|
Panelists: Jennifer Barnes, John Edward Lawson, Heidi Ruby Miller (M)
The fine editors at Raw Dog Screaming Press are willing to let attendees pitch an idea. This is your chance. Sign up in advance to pitch.
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