I’m currently in Memphis and I’m living it up like a rock star for MidSouthCon 31. Below is my itinerary for MidSouthCon 31 this weekend. If you’re in attendance, stop by and say howdy.
10:00AM – 11:00AM W Diversity vs. Tokenism
Guests of Honor: Ross Lockhart, Kimberly Richardson
Panelists: Hilaire Playa, Laura Underwood, Denny Upkins, Stephen Zimmer
Writing beyond your race, sex, or orientation without tokenizing your characters
3:00PM – 4:00PM W Spread Too Thin
Panelists: Robert Krog, Tracy S. Morris, Van Plexico, Kirk Stevens, Denny Upkins
How to prioritize and manage your time
8:00PM – 9:00PM Ultimate Villain Showdown
Guests of Honor: Ross Lockhart
Panelists: Alexander Brown, Jenny Oldenburg, James Tuck, Denny Upkins, Michelle Weston
There can only be one! In a fight to the death, which literary villain would come out on top?
11:00PM – 12:00AM LGBT Characters In Speculative Fiction
Panelists: Hilaire Playa, Selina Rosen, Angelia Sparrow, Denny Upkins
LGBT books and characters in Speculative Fiction
1:00PM – 2:00PM Monster Hunter: Are You Safe?
Panelists: Walt Boyes, John Hartness, James Tuck, Denny Upkins
How to Identify and Protect Yourself From Monsters