158 New Event(s): Thursday May 03, 2018 - 5:51 pm

Seminar

Action!
Fri 4:00 pm - Fri 5:00 pm 18/90 0.00
All About Apex Publishing
Fri 12:00 pm - Fri 1:00 pm 62/90 0.00
All About Baen Books
Fri 1:00 pm - Fri 2:00 pm 43/90 0.00
All About Del Rey
Fri 2:00 pm - Fri 3:00 pm 29/90 0.00
All About Tor
Fri 11:00 am - Fri 12:00 pm 88/180 0.00
Armor & Weapons in Medieval Settings
Sat 10:00 am - Sat 11:00 am 0/90 0.00
Artificial Intelligence and Speculative Fiction
Thu 12:00 pm - Thu 1:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Artillery, Cannons, and Sons of Guns
Sat 10:00 am - Sat 11:00 am 11/30 0.00
Ask Me Anything with Dan Wells
Thu 3:00 pm - Thu 4:00 pm 67/90 0.00
Ask Me Anything with Dylan Birtolo and Aaron Rosenberg
Sat 5:00 pm - Sat 6:00 pm 17/25 0.00
Ask Me Anything with James Lowder and Karen Bovenmyer
Sat 2:00 pm - Sat 3:00 pm 76/90 0.00
Ask Me Anything with Maxwell Alexander Drake
Fri 3:00 pm - Fri 4:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Ask Me Anything with Sandra Taylor and Howard Taylor
Sat 12:00 pm - Sat 1:00 pm 10/30 0.00
Ask Me Anything with Tim Waggoner
Fri 10:00 am - Fri 11:00 am 20/25 0.00
Baen Roadshow
Sat 3:00 pm - Sat 5:00 pm 62/90 0.00
Be Different, but Not Too Different
Sat 11:00 am - Sat 12:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Beyond Cloaks, Corsets, and High Heels: Clothing in Spec Fic
Thu 2:00 pm - Thu 3:00 pm 131/180 0.00
Breaking Through Writer's Block
Fri 9:00 am - Fri 10:00 am 0/25 0.00
Build Your Own Language
Fri 8:00 pm - Fri 10:00 pm 0/30 0.00
By the Numbers - Breaking Down the Financials of a Writing Career
Sat 9:00 am - Sat 10:00 am 0/90 0.00
Character Creation – Who is that masked man anyway?
Thu 10:00 am - Thu 11:00 am 6/90 0.00
Climate and Concerns in SF&F
Sat 11:00 am - Sat 12:00 pm 64/90 0.00
Closing Ceremonies
Sun 12:00 pm - Sun 1:00 pm 5/90 0.00
Collaboration and Coworking
Thu 11:00 am - Thu 12:00 pm 81/180 0.00
Convincing Aliens
Thu 1:00 pm - Thu 2:00 pm 0/30 0.00
Convincing Villains
Thu 1:00 pm - Thu 2:00 pm 0/90 0.00
Cover Design Principles
Fri 3:00 pm - Fri 4:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Crafting Humor for the Page
Thu 10:00 am - Thu 11:00 am 0/25 0.00
Creating History in Your Speculative World
Thu 11:00 am - Thu 12:00 pm 0/90 0.00
Creatures Great and Small: A Speculative Bestiary
Thu 12:00 pm - Thu 1:00 pm 0/90 0.00
Dark Stories for Kids and Teens
Fri 3:00 pm - Fri 4:00 pm 132/180 0.00
Dealing With Imposter Syndrome
Fri 10:00 am - Fri 11:00 am 0/30 0.00
Dealing with Professional Envy
Sat 12:00 pm - Sat 1:00 pm 17/25 0.00
Depression and Creating
Fri 4:00 pm - Fri 5:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Deserts 2.0
Fri 5:00 pm - Fri 6:00 pm 39/90 0.00
Dynamic Story Creation Part One – The Philosophy of Story Creation
Fri 9:00 am - Fri 10:00 am 0/90 0.00
Dynamic Story Creation Part Three — The Physical Layer & the Hero's Journey
Fri 11:00 am - Fri 12:00 pm 0/90 0.00
Dynamic Story Creation Part Two – The Invisible Layer
Fri 10:00 am - Fri 11:00 am 0/90 0.00
Edit Your Way Past the Slush Pile
Fri 10:00 am - Fri 11:00 am 0/25 0.00
Finding Inspiration
Thu 4:00 pm - Thu 5:00 pm 35/90 0.00
Freelancing Life
Thu 5:00 pm - Thu 6:00 pm 110/180 0.00
Friendship in Spec Fic
Sat 2:00 pm - Sat 3:00 pm 0/25 0.00
From Rations to Feasts
Sat 1:00 pm - Sat 2:00 pm 47/90 0.00
Fundamentals of Branching Dialogue
Sat 9:00 am - Sat 10:00 am 7/90 0.00
How Can Authors Get Reviews?
Sat 1:00 pm - Sat 2:00 pm 9/25 0.00
How Can Authors Use Instagram?
Fri 11:00 am - Fri 12:00 pm 11/30 0.00
How Other Creative Outlets Help Writing
Fri 12:00 pm - Fri 1:00 pm 0/30 0.00
How to Create a More Realistic Fictitious World
Thu 11:00 am - Thu 12:00 pm 1/90 0.00
How to Make Social Media Work for You
Thu 11:00 am - Thu 12:00 pm 0/25 0.00
How to Write Back Cover Copy
Thu 2:00 pm - Thu 3:00 pm 0/30 0.00
Interstellar Travel
Fri 1:00 pm - Fri 2:00 pm 0/30 0.00
James SA Corey, Author Guest of Honor Q&A
Sat 11:00 am - Sat 12:00 pm 127/500 0.00
Justice and Law Enforcement in Spec Fic
Thu 1:00 pm - Thu 2:00 pm 129/180 0.00
Light Troops, the Small War, the War of the Outposts
Sat 9:00 am - Sat 10:00 am 0/30 0.00
Mad Science: Technology and Character Conscience
Fri 2:00 pm - Fri 3:00 pm 0/30 0.00
Making Magic Believable
Thu 12:00 pm - Thu 1:00 pm 0/90 0.00
Minding Your Ps and Qs: Grammar and Punctuation for Authors
Thu 10:00 am - Thu 11:00 am 6/30 0.00
Murder, Murder, Death, Death!
Thu 3:00 pm - Thu 4:00 pm 0/90 0.00
NaNoWriMo
Thu 5:00 pm - Thu 6:00 pm 25/90 0.00
Opening Ceremonies
Thu 9:00 am - Thu 10:00 am 2/90 0.00
Playing in Someone's Else's Sandbox
Fri 12:00 pm - Fri 1:00 pm 168/180 0.00
Public face vs. Private life
Fri 4:00 pm - Fri 5:00 pm 2/25 0.00
Publisher's Responsibilities
Sat 3:00 pm - Sat 4:00 pm 3/30 0.00
Putting the Urban in Urban Fantasy
Thu 10:00 am - Thu 11:00 am 43/180 0.00
Q & A with Mercedes Lackey and Larry Dixon
Fri 4:00 pm - Fri 5:00 pm 86/180 0.00
Q & A with Terry Brooks
Fri 10:00 am - Fri 11:00 am 7/180 0.00
Reading as Writers
Thu 12:00 pm - Thu 1:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Real Medieval Feasts
Thu 8:00 pm - Thu 10:00 pm 0/30 0.00
Religion in SF&F
Thu 3:00 pm - Thu 4:00 pm 101/180 0.00
Resistance Is Futile: Dealing with resistance and writer's block
Sat 10:00 am - Sat 11:00 am 0/25 0.00
Return to the Forbidden Library
Sat 7:00 pm - Sat 10:00 pm 134/180 0.00
Revising Your Story
Fri 11:00 am - Fri 12:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Revisiting Heinlein's Rules
Thu 4:00 pm - Thu 5:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Rivers 2.0
Fri 6:00 pm - Fri 7:00 pm 36/90 0.00
Romantic Subplots
Sat 2:00 pm - Sat 3:00 pm 81/180 0.00
Scene Alchemy: An Audience Changes Everything
Sat 3:00 pm - Sat 4:00 pm 33/90 0.00
Schmoozing 101: A geek's guide to basic social interaction and networking
Sat 3:00 pm - Sat 4:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Skype Seminar David Brin
Fri 3:00 pm - Fri 4:00 pm 71/90 0.00
Social Media for Creators
Sat 11:00 am - Sat 12:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Space Opera: SF, Fantasy, Romance?
Thu 3:00 pm - Thu 4:00 pm 0/30 0.00
Sports in Speculative Fiction
Thu 3:00 pm - Thu 4:00 pm 16/25 0.00
Steampunk: Up in Smoke or Here to Stay?
Sat 11:00 am - Sat 12:00 pm 0/30 0.00
Stories Without a Villain
Sat 1:00 pm - Sat 2:00 pm 0/30 0.00
Storybuilding in Books and Games: Dungeon Mastering for the Writer, Writing for the Dungeon Master
Fri 3:00 pm - Fri 4:00 pm 0/90 0.00
Structuring Life to Support Creativity
Sat 9:00 am - Sat 10:00 am 0/25 0.00
Support Systems for Writers
Sat 12:00 pm - Sat 1:00 pm 127/180 0.00
Surviving Social Media
Sat 2:00 pm - Sat 3:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Talks Machina with the Cast of Critical Role
Sat 8:00 pm - Sat 9:00 pm 1/1200 0.00
The Fantasy Adventurer's Survival Pack
Sat 1:00 pm - Sat 2:00 pm 60/180 0.00
The Ins and Outs of Patreon
Sat 4:00 pm - Sat 5:00 pm 0/25 0.00
The Lay of the Land: Geography in Speculative Fiction
Thu 12:00 pm - Thu 1:00 pm 14/90 0.00
The Long and Short of Fiction
Sat 3:00 pm - Sat 4:00 pm 132/180 0.00
The Morphing of the Story
Sat 1:00 pm - Sat 2:00 pm 5/25 0.00
The Once and Future Podcast--LIVE 1
Fri 1:00 pm - Fri 2:00 pm 151/180 0.00
The Once and Future Podcast--LIVE Part 2
Fri 2:00 pm - Fri 3:00 pm 160/180 0.00
The Publishing Industry Part One - Manuscript to Industry
Sat 10:00 am - Sat 11:00 am 0/90 0.00
The Publishing Industry Part Two - Industry to Reader
Sat 11:00 am - Sat 12:00 pm 39/90 0.00
Too Many Heroes?
Sat 4:00 pm - Sat 5:00 pm 0/30 0.00
Urban Fantasy: Why So Serious?
Fri 4:00 pm - Fri 5:00 pm 0/30 0.00
Using the Scientific Method in Spec Fic
Thu 4:00 pm - Thu 5:00 pm 1/30 0.00
Vampires: Undead, or Just Dead?
Sat 2:00 pm - Sat 3:00 pm 12/30 0.00
War Magic at Sea
Sat 5:00 pm - Sat 6:00 pm 11/25 0.00
What Happens at a Publishing House?
Sat 11:00 am - Sat 12:00 pm 140/180 0.00
What Makes a Story Fantasy?
Fri 1:00 pm - Fri 2:00 pm 2/25 0.00
What Makes a Story Science Fiction?
Sat 12:00 pm - Sat 1:00 pm 5/25 0.00
What Makes for an Effective Story Title?
Sat 4:00 pm - Sat 5:00 pm 0/25 0.00
What is SFWA and What Can It Do For You?
Sat 5:00 pm - Sat 6:00 pm 47/90 0.00
What is an Agent's Job?
Sat 12:00 pm - Sat 1:00 pm 42/90 0.00
What is historical fantasy?
Thu 10:00 am - Thu 11:00 am 2/25 0.00
What's Hot and What's Not: Fantasy
Fri 11:00 am - Fri 12:00 pm 0/25 0.00
What's Hot and What's Not: Science Fiction
Fri 12:00 pm - Fri 1:00 pm 0/25 0.00
When Fantasy Jumps the Shark: How Far is Too Far?
Fri 2:00 pm - Fri 3:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Where's the Restroom?: Dealing with Minutiae of Character Life
Fri 2:00 pm - Fri 3:00 pm 0/25 0.00
World Building Workshop
Fri 1:00 pm - Fri 5:00 pm 0/10 0.00
Sat 1:00 pm - Sat 5:00 pm 0/10 0.00
Writer Talk: Elizabeth Bear on the Writer's Life
Sat 3:00 pm - Sat 4:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Writer Talk: Game Writer's Life
Thu 2:00 pm - Thu 3:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Writer Talk: Highs and Lows
Thu 5:00 pm - Thu 6:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Writer Talk: Time Management, Life Management
Thu 10:00 am - Thu 11:00 am 19/90 0.00
Writer Talk: Writer's Life
Fri 3:00 pm - Fri 4:00 pm 0/30 0.00
Writer Talk: Writing Fast and Well
Thu 4:00 pm - Thu 5:00 pm 61/180 0.00
Writer Talk: Writing for RPGs
Thu 1:00 pm - Thu 2:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Writing Convincing Monsters
Thu 11:00 am - Thu 12:00 pm 0/30 0.00
Writing Excuses Podcast
Fri 10:00 am - Fri 12:00 pm 0/90 0.00
Writing Informative and Engaging Author Bios
Thu 4:00 pm - Thu 5:00 pm 10/25 0.00
Writing Micro and Flash Fiction
Thu 1:00 pm - Thu 2:00 pm 0/25 0.00
Writing for a Themed Anthology
Thu 3:00 pm - Thu 4:00 pm 1/25 0.00
You Got Science in my Fantasy
Thu 2:00 pm - Thu 3:00 pm 0/90 0.00
Young Adult, Growing Up
Fri 12:00 pm - Fri 1:00 pm 0/25 0.00

Workshop

21 Days To A Novel
Fri 4:00 pm - Fri 5:00 pm 33/90 10.00
Building a Better Villain
Sat 5:00 pm - Sat 6:00 pm 28/90 10.00
Coming to Our Senses: Sensory Details for Prose
Sat 5:00 pm - Sat 6:00 pm 24/30 6.00
Editing
Sat 10:00 am - Sat 11:00 am 1/25 8.00
Finding The Story
Thu 5:00 pm - Thu 6:00 pm 55/90 10.00
First Chapters
Fri 1:00 pm - Fri 2:00 pm 0/25 8.00
Functional Dialogue: No Idle Talk!
Thu 11:00 am - Thu 12:00 pm 1/25 6.00
Is Your Story Ready to Sell?
Sat 6:00 pm - Sat 7:00 pm 70/90 10.00
Mastering Fiction - Connective Tissue: Advanced Techniques to Create Stories that Resonate
Fri 5:00 pm - Fri 6:00 pm 68/90 10.00
Mastering Fiction - It's All Entertainment Part 1: Crafting a Story that's Fun to Read
Sat 1:00 pm - Sat 2:00 pm 62/90 10.00
Mastering Fiction - It's All Entertainment Part 2: Crafting a Story That's Fun to Read
Sat 2:00 pm - Sat 3:00 pm 68/90 10.00
Mastering Fiction - Pattern Recognition: Challenging Your Readers to Create Stories that Compel
Sat 12:00 pm - Sat 1:00 pm 66/90 10.00
Mastering Fiction - Tension on Every Page: Ways to Create a Page-turning Novel
Fri 1:00 pm - Fri 2:00 pm 45/90 10.00
Mastering Fiction – Brainstorming Your Way to a Breakout Novel
Thu 1:00 pm - Thu 2:00 pm 56/90 10.00
Mastering Fiction – Plotting Techniques of the Professional Writer
Thu 2:00 pm - Thu 3:00 pm 36/90 10.00
Mastering Fiction – The Structure of Scenes
Fri 12:00 pm - Fri 1:00 pm 51/90 10.00
Networking in the Online Age
Fri 2:00 pm - Fri 3:00 pm 79/90 8.00
Plotting
Sat 4:00 pm - Sat 5:00 pm 39/90 10.00
Read and Critique
Sun 9:00 am - Sun 12:00 pm 3/10 10.00
Sun 9:00 am - Sun 12:00 pm 1/10 10.00
Sun 9:00 am - Sun 12:00 pm 0/10 10.00
The Rules of Writing
Thu 4:00 pm - Thu 5:00 pm 43/90 8.00

Isle of Misfit Events

Critical Role Autograph Session
Sat 1:00 pm - Sat 4:00 pm 0/200 12.00
Signing--Guest/s of Honor James SA Corey
Thu 3:00 pm - Thu 4:00 pm 332/500 0.00
Sat 2:00 pm - Sat 3:00 pm 338/500 0.00
Signing--Mercedes Lackey and Larry Dixon
Thu 2:00 pm - Thu 3:00 pm 15/100 0.00
Sat 4:00 pm - Sat 5:00 pm 30/100 0.00
Signing--Terry Brooks
Thu 4:00 pm - Thu 5:00 pm 0/100 0.00
Sat 11:00 am - Sat 12:00 pm 0/100 0.00

13 Deleted Event(s): Thursday May 03, 2018 - 5:51 pm

Board Game

Dragoon
Dragoon: The Rogue & Barbarian Expansion
Thu 4:00 pm - Thu 5:30 pm 4/4 4.00
Fri 4:00 pm - Fri 5:30 pm 1/4 4.00
Sat 4:00 pm - Sat 5:30 pm 3/4 4.00
Sun 2:00 pm - Sun 3:30 pm 1/4 4.00
Introduction to Dragoon & The Rogue & Barbarian Expansion
Thu 4:00 pm - Thu 5:30 pm 1/10 4.00
Fri 4:00 pm - Fri 5:30 pm 8/10 4.00
Sat 4:00 pm - Sat 5:30 pm 7/10 4.00
Sun 2:00 pm - Sun 3:30 pm 3/10 4.00
Human Era
Human Era - Social Deduction Meets Time Travel
Thu 4:00 pm - Thu 5:30 pm 3/8 4.00
Fri 4:00 pm - Fri 5:30 pm 2/8 4.00
Sat 4:00 pm - Sat 5:30 pm 0/8 4.00
Sun 2:00 pm - Sun 3:30 pm 4/8 4.00

Tradable Card Game

Star Wars Destiny
Star Wars Destiny $2000 Red Finals
Sat 9:00 pm - Sat 11:00 pm 8/8 0.00