(urth) Wolfe @ WindyCon
matthewalangroves at gmail.com
Fri Nov 13 18:58:05 PST 2009
So wish I could be there. Look forward to reports.
On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 8:26 AM, James Wynn <crushtv at gmail.com> wrote:
> WindyCon starts tomorrow. The following are the panels Gene Wolfe is
> supposed to participate on. If anyone is going, I'm particularly
> interested in what is said at the Friday 5pm panel.
> Friday 5pm Appointment With the End of the World
> 2012, the end of the world according to the Mayan calendar, is fast
> approaching. Will it really end this time? What fascinates us with
> predictions of the end and what do they really mean? Our panelists
> discuss apocalypses of various types.
> L. Godfrey, E. Maksym, B. Thomasson, G. Wolfe
> Saturday 4pm Dystopia Begone
> Does the future have to be so grim? Is our future really overcrowded,
> polluted and unequal? What books are interesting, good to read, and
> have a positive view of the near future? Or is there a positive view?
> Our panelists discuss the world of the next 100 years.
> E.E. Knight, J. Plaxco, M.Z. Williamson, G. Wolfe
> Sunday 11am Court of the Crimson Kings
> Good old adventure SF. Space opera, exotic alien cultures. What else
> is out there like this? Was John Carter the last romantic hero? Come
> and find out.
> L. Darrow, R. Horton, F. Pohl, P. Sayre McCoy, G. Wolfe
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