Friday, September 24, 2010

my foolscap schedule

Fri 7:30-8 pm, Commons: Opening Ceremonies and reception

Sat 10 - 11 am (Alder) Collaborating for Fun and Profit – In the age of the Internet, collaboration is easier than ever. Should you collaborate on a project? What tools should you use? What are some of the common pitfalls and benefits?

* Ellen Beeman
* Amber Clark
* Nathan Crowder
* Cory & Catska Ench
* Will Shetterly


Sat 11 am - noon (Alder) Class Warriors From Beyond – Class and Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror

* Kyra Freestar
* Mary Kowal
* Will Shetterly

Sat 130 - 3 pm (Elk)Guests of Honor: Emma Bull & Will Shetterly Question & Answer Session

*Sat 3 - 430 pm (Canyon Creek) All Access Authors – How do Twitter, blogging, etc, change the relationship between the audience and the author’s work? How does it work for authors and readers to interact via social media, and what's the most effective way to do it?

* Emma Bull
* Keffy Kehrli
* Mary Kowal
* Bob Kruger
* Angel McCoy
* Tamara Sellman
* Will Shetterly (check...)
* Mark Teppo

Sat 430 - 6 pm (Elk) Who Ought to be Able to Use My Idea? – intellectual property.

* Ellen Beeman
* Kirsten Edwards
* Manny Frishberg (M)
* Mary Kowal
* Will Shetterly (check...)

Sun 10 - 11 am (Elk) Cool Universes That Haven’t Seen Print – Online stories with community involvement, enhanced features, etc., like Shadow Unit by Emma Bull, Elizabeth Bear, and others. Now with Mark Teppo and The Mongoliad.

* Emma Bull
* Will Shetterly
* Mark Teppo

Sun 4 - 5 pm (Elk)The Heroine’s Journey – If you take a classic "hero's journey" story and put a female in the lead role, does it work, or does it necessarily change the story? Why? What is the parallel for girls and women, if any?

* Kyra Freestar
* Kat Richardson
* Beverly Marshall Saling
* Sarah Scrivano
* Will Shetterly

Sun 5 - 6 pm (Commons)
Coffee Klatch with our Guests of Honor - relax and chat with our Guests of Honor while your ConCom is breaking down parts of the convention.