Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Will U Be At Dragoncon?? I Will!

DragonCon Schedule

Title: Gender Roles in YA Lit
Description: How are girls-and boys-typically portrayed in YA? What tropes do you love or hate? What's missing, and what does it mean to have a "strong female character"?
Time: Fri 05:30 pm Location: A707 - Marriott (Length: 1 Hour)
(Tentative Panelists: Cinda Williams Chima, Kathryn Hinds, Tamsin L. Silver, Danika Stone, Mary Weber)

Title: Autograph Session:
Time: Sat 01:00 pm Location: International Hall South - Marriott (Length: 1 Hour)
(Tentative Panelists: S. Usher Evans, Cinda Williams Chima)

Title: YA Lit Authors Juvenilia
Description: Some of your favorite authors read works they wrote when they were young, alas. Let the fanfic hilarity ensue.
Time: Sun 01:00 pm Location: A707 - Marriott (Length: 1 Hour)
(Tentative Panelists: Mari Mancusi, Cinda Williams Chima, Tiffany Trent, Fran Wilde, Susan Dennard)

Title: Reading: Cinda Williams Chima
Time: Sun 04:00 pm Location: Edgewood - Hyatt (Length: 1 Hour)
(Tentative Panelists: Cinda Williams Chima)

Title: In-Booth Signing
 Location: The Missing Volume Booth
Americasmart  building 2, Booth # 1301, 1303, 1400 & 1402
 Time: Sun 6:00 PM

They will have books for sale and I will have giveaways…I hope to see you there!

1 comment:

Strawberrii said...

No, but I've always wanted to go. It's not THAT far for me, but it's WAY too expensive.

It might be one of the only chances to meet my favorite people, like writers for example.

Ahhhh, life as an unemployed disabled person. :D