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Sunday, October 29 • 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Group Reading and Discussion: Stranger in a Strange Land

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The fish out of water trope was popular in the SF/F genre long before Heinlein: Gulliver’s Travels, John Carter, and countless other examples. Panelists discuss the allure and share short readings.

Moderators
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Stant Litore

Stant Litore writes about zombies, aliens, and tyrannosaurs. He does not currently own a starship or a time machine but would rather like to. He lives in Aurora, Colorado with his wife and three children and hides from visitors in the basement library beneath a heap of toy dinosaurs... Read More →

Guests of Honor
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Jason Heller

Jason Heller is a journalist, editor, and author whose books include: Strange Stars (forthcoming from Melville House); the alt-history novel Taft 2012 (Quirk); the Goosebumps tie-in Slappy’s Revenge (Scholastic); the Pirates of the Caribbean tie-in The Captain Jack Sparrow Handbook... Read More →

Participants
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Nathan M. Beauchamp

Acquisitions Editor, Centrifuge Press
Nathan serves as acquisitions editor for Centrifuge Press, an independent publisher of speculative fiction. He co-authored the award-winning YA science fiction series Universe Eventual under the pseudonym N.J. Tanger, including the novels Chimera, Helios, Ceres, and Ascension. His... Read More →
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Ronnie Seagren

Ronnie Seagren—when not writing—can be found photographing landscapes and flowers or leading moonrise hikes at Roxborough State Park. She's pleased that her novel, Seventh Daughter, has found a new home at Wolfsinger Publications, and she's working hard on the long-awaited sequel... Read More →
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Sam Knight

A Colorado native, Sam Knight spent ten years in California’s wine country before returning to the Rockies. When asked if he misses California, he gets a wistful look in his eyes and replies he misses the green mountains in the winter, but he is glad to be back home. As well as... Read More →


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