Exploring the Classics
Friday 3:30PM, P-518A
Participants: Eva Whitley, Neil Clarke, Robert Silverberg, John Hertz (M), Ellen Klages
Description: If you’ve just discovered the SF field, or you are a long time reader who knows you’ve missed a lot out: what are the books you should read to get an idea of its range? Especially if they’re older works, you may not stumble across them easily…but they can be just as good as something published last week.
The Chesley Awards Ceremony
Friday 8:00PM, 516AB
Will be accepting on behalf of Mats Minnhagen should his Clarkesworld cover art win in the Best Magazine Cover category. Reception to follow.
Mainstreaming the Geek Dream
Friday 9:00PM, P-518BC
Participants: Duncan McGregor (M), Karen Burnham, Neil Clarke, Sandra Manning
How did the internet change as it became mainstream? And what is ahead now that we have increasing pressure on P2P networks, national filtering and other restrictions? ** I think I may have to drop this one since I have to be at the Chesley Awards and I don’t know how long they run **
WSFS Business Meeting
Saturday 10:00AM, P-518BC
The vote on whether or not the Best Semiprozine Hugo should continue will be held here. If you have an opinion on the issue, please attend.
Online Magazines Represented HERE: A Good Market
Saturday 2:00PM, P-513B
Participants: Diane Walton, Jude-Marie Green (M), Leah Bobet, Neil Clarke
The online publication is alive and well and thriving. Editors and writers talk about electronic markets.
Hugo Award Rehearsal
Hugo Awards Reception
Hugo Awards Ceremony
Sunday 8:00pm, 517abc
Clarkesworld is up for Best Semiprozine.