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12:00 PM12:30 PM 01:00 PM01:30 PM 02:00 PM02:30 PM 03:00 PM03:30 PM 04:00 PM04:30 PM 05:00 PM05:30 PM
Belmont Boardgaming - Friday
Derby The Art of Series Editing
Garden Retelling Fairy-Tales Across Media Open Filk
Parlor 1041 How to Be a First-Rate Moderator
Parlor 3026 Wargaming 101 - Friday
Salon A The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Medical Studies: A Skeptical Journal Club Healthcare and Phylogenetics
Salon B A Virtual Tour of the Caine Riordan Universe -- and how to build one of your own
Salon C How Alien Is Too Alien: World Building with Character and Culture Development A Glimpse Behind the Curtain: The Business Side of Writing
Tack Podcasting 101
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06:00 PM06:30 PM 07:00 PM07:30 PM 08:00 PM08:30 PM 09:00 PM09:30 PM 10:00 PM10:30 PM 11:00 PM11:30 PM
Autograph Table Autograph - Friday - 6 PM: Nate Nelson, Michael Underwood
Belmont (4:00 PM) Boardgaming - Friday
Belmont too Social Class - Friday
Chase Kamikaze Kostuming (11:55 PM) Storytelling for Adults
Chesapeake Readings: Keith R.A. DeCandido, Sunny Moraine, Jean Marie Ward Book Launch: The Black: Arrival by Paul Cooley
Concierge Lounge Readings: Jack Campbell/John Hemry, Jack McDevitt, Bud Sparhawk Meet the Scientists
CreateSpace Where to Find Inspiration for Your Costume Costuming from Your Closet Electric Origami
Derby Podcasting for the Listener Anime Gone Mainstream! What Genre Is This Anyway? Being Out in Fandom
Frankie and Vinnie's Meet the Guests of Honor
Garden (5:00 PM) Open Filk (8:15 PM) Swing Dance (11:15 PM) Teen to Twenty-Five Dance
Hunt Meet the Artist Guest of Honor
Parlor 1026 RPG Gameplay with a Horror Theme -- Old West Cthulhu
Parlor 1041 Readings: Tom Doyle, Robyn Wyrick How to Be a First-Rate Moderator Two Rooms and a Boom!
Parlor 3026 (12:00 PM) Wargaming 101 - Friday
Pimlico Continuing Discussion of "A Virtual Tour of the Caine Riordan Universe" Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Filk * But Were Afraid to Ask Adaptations: How to Turn your Short Story or Novel into a Feature Length Film (11:55 PM) ZOMBICIDE!
Salon A Space Shuttle First Flights Mirrors of Nature: The Animal World Short Science Films Flags on the Moon Surviving Fandom The New Shotgun Mythos: Premiere Episode (11:55 PM) Angels Die Slowly [18+]
Salon B How to Write Religion (When You Are a Non-Believer) Privilege, Privacy, and Civil Liberties in Science Fiction Dangerous Voices Variety Hour Anime After Dark
Salon C Dialogue Is All You Get Concert: Decadent Dave Clement Theme Circle: Classic Filk Songs Open Filk
Salon D Cooperative Games Great Expectations Concert: Decadent Dave Clement Theme Circle: Classic Filk Songs Open Filk
Tack Dead Robots' Society (live recording) Way of the Buffalo Podcast (live recording) Podcaster Improv How to Write good Speculative Smut Rule Thirty-Four of the Internet: Everything Is Sexy. EVERYTHING (11:55 PM) Disasterpiece After Dark [18+]
Valley Opening Ceremonies Time Travelers' Ball
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12:00 AM12:30 AM 01:00 AM01:30 AM 02:00 AM02:30 AM 03:00 AM03:30 AM 04:00 AM04:30 AM 05:00 AM05:30 AM
Belmont (4:00 PM) Boardgaming - Friday
Belmont too (10:00 PM) Social Class - Friday
Chase (11:55 PM) Storytelling for Adults
Garden (11:15 PM) Teen to Twenty-Five Dance
Pimlico (11:55 PM) ZOMBICIDE!
Salon A (11:55 PM) Angels Die Slowly [18+]
Salon B (11:00 PM) Anime After Dark
Salon C (11:00 PM) Open Filk
Salon D (11:00 PM) Open Filk
Tack (11:55 PM) Disasterpiece After Dark [18+]
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06:00 AM06:30 AM 07:00 AM07:30 AM 08:00 AM08:30 AM 09:00 AM09:30 AM 10:00 AM10:30 AM 11:00 AM11:30 AM
Autograph Table Autograph - Saturday - 10:00: Christine Norris, TJ Perkins, David Harten Watson Autograph - Saturday - 11:00: Philippa Ballantine, Starla Huchton, Tee Morris
Belmont Boardgaming - Saturday
Chase Engineers Can't Write? Some Known Counter-Examples Learn Carolingian Minuscule (For Children)
Chesapeake Readings: Day Al-Mohamed, Tim Dodge, Darrell Schweitzer Readings: Andrew Fox, Elektra Hammond, Larry Hodges
Concierge Lounge The Filmmakers Guide: Learn How to Make Your Own Movie
CreateSpace Fantasy Drawing Workshop
Derby Writing for the Grantville Gazette (1632 Universe) Writing Diverse Characters: Archetypes vs. Stereotypes
Garden Active Victorian Games for Children
Parlor 1026 RPG Gameplay with a Fantasy Theme -- Latest Edition D&D
Parlor 1041 How to Be a First-Rate Moderator Decorating Miniature Hats How to Be a First-Rate Moderator
Parlor 3026 Wargaming 101 - Saturday
Pimlico Shabbat Service / Parsha Discussion Conducted by Barry Nove Tips for the Freelance Editor LARP Opening Ceremonies
Salon A (8:45 AM) "Marie Curall's Science Show" Women of Science: A History Your Brain: Breathing, Sleep Apnea, and Stroke Einstein's Dice and Schrödinger's Cat: How two Great Minds Battled Quantum Randomness to Create a Unified Theory of Physics
Salon B CJ Henderson Tribute Reading Writing for TV vs. Web Series vs. Film
Salon C Balticon Writer's Workshop
Salon D Judging an Editor's Work Soft Science in Hard SF
Tack Researching Your Alternate History Writing Interactive Fiction 1870s Victorian Hairstyles
Valley Tech for Costumers Writer Guest of Honor: Jo Walton
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12:00 PM12:30 PM 01:00 PM01:30 PM 02:00 PM02:30 PM 03:00 PM03:30 PM 04:00 PM04:30 PM 05:00 PM05:30 PM
Autograph Table Autograph - Saturday - 12:00: 2015 Compton Crook Winner Alexandra Duncan, GOH Jo Walton Autograph - Saturday - 13:00: Art GOH Ruth Sanderson, Michael F Flynn Autograph - Saturday - 14:00: Vonnie Winslow, Crist Kelly A Harmon Autograph - Saturday - 15:00: Larry Hodges, Grig Larson, Alex Shvartsman Autograph - Saturday - 16:00: Charlie Brown, Jeff Young Autograph - Saturday - 17:00: Michael Black, Alessia Brio, David Walton
Belmont (9:00 AM) Boardgaming - Saturday
Chase Make a Dragon in Scratchboard with Artist Guest of Honor Ruth Sanderson Magic Show with Mark MacDicken Let It Go with Leigh Alexander and Jay Buechler Steampunk Filk Concert with Mark MacDicken Sculpey Shape and Bake with Ming Diaz Storytelling with Bill Mayhew
Chesapeake Readings: Michael Black, Laura Nicole, Patrick Scaffido Readings: Charlie Brown, Michelle D Sonnier (Michelle Stengel ), Jeff Young Book Launch: Alibi Jones and the Hornet's Nest by Mike Luoma Readings: Paul E. Cooley, Jay Smith, Steven H. Wilson Readings: PC Haring, Mike Luoma, Christie Meierz
Concierge Lounge Exploring the Lore of Celtic and Norse Mythical Figures Balancing the Creative Household Movie Launch: Lammas Night, Produced by Scratch Bacharach
CreateSpace Costuming First Aid Painting Ball-Jointed Dolls Shibori Techniques Kumihimo Workshop Heidi Hooper: Dryer Lint Art Silk Scrap Magic
Derby 1632 Universe Readings (1632 Universe) Matrons and Crones: Older Female Characters in Fantasy and Science Fiction Targeting Submissions: The Pitch All You Have Is Audio Suspension Bridges Treading Lightly: Writing Troublesome Things
Garden CJ Henderson Memorial Medieval Dance with Live Music
Parlor 1026 (9:00 AM) RPG Gameplay with a Fantasy Theme -- Latest Edition D&D MMORPG Friendships: Real Game Friends or Real Life Friends RPG Gameplay with a Sci-Fi Theme -- Traveler
Parlor 1041 My Weapon Is Bigger Than Yours How to Build a Meal for your Invented World Readings: Walt Boyes, Robert Waters Readings: Michael F Flynn, Ruth Sanderson Readings: Vonnie Winslow Crist, Kelly A Harmon Readings: Paula S Jordan, David Sobkowiak
Parlor 3026 (11:00 AM) Wargaming 101 - Saturday
Pimlico (11:00 AM) LARP Opening Ceremonies Informing Tolkien: Women of Arda Reading as a Writer Adding Variety to Guitar Strumming Crowns and Swords: The Intertwined Worlds of Fantasy and Monarchy
Salon A Blood, Sweat, and Fears: Infectious Outbreaks Among Us Celebrating 25 Years of Discovery with the Hubble Space Telescope Just how many Universes Are There, Anyway? The Ancient Art of Oceanic Navigation and Landfinding Weather Happens: The Update! Aurora on Jupiter
Salon B Too Good for the Film Festival We Wanna Make a Movie Don't Forget Your Subplots Dynamic Voice Acting -- Some Mature Themes
Salon C 1870s Hair Dressing for the Modern Time-Traveller Intro to Leather Working
Salon D The Big, Fat Wonderful World of Me Do You Want Pulp with That? How to Be a Better Roleplayer Am I More Sentient Than My Cat? The Role of Science in Science Fiction
Tack The Big Score: The Soundtrack of Science Fiction Metamor City Live Audio Drama Disasterpiece Theatre Podcast (live recording) Remembering Leonard Nimoy Terry Pratchett: What Makes his Works so Great Beyond Creative Commons
Valley Music Guest of Honor: Erica Neely
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06:00 PM06:30 PM 07:00 PM07:30 PM 08:00 PM08:30 PM 09:00 PM09:30 PM 10:00 PM10:30 PM 11:00 PM11:30 PM
Autograph Table Autograph - Saturday - 18:00: Jabraan Ismail, Kamran Ismail
Belmont (9:00 AM) Boardgaming - Saturday
Belmont too Social Class - Saturday
Chase Magic: The Gathering (Draft and Play Closed Deck Tournament)
Chesapeake Book Launch: Heroes of Earth by Martin Berman-Gorvine
Concierge Lounge Book Launch: Dirty Magick: New Orleans Anthology Understanding Audio
CreateSpace Chainmail Jewelry Workshop Learn Carolingian Minuscule OpenCreate - Workshop finisher
Derby I've Done My Research and You're Going to Suffer for It Fiction Writing for Gamemasters (and Vice Versa) Casting for Independent Film Projects RPG Gamemaster Basics: K.I.S.S. (Keep It Simple Stupid) Off-Page Implications
Frankie and Vinnie's Book Launch: Big Bad 2, War of Shadows, and Iron and Blood by Gail Z. Martin
Garden Concert: Maugorn Storytelling with Tim Livengood Balticon Beats II - The Two Tables
Parlor 1026 STAT Meet-and-Greet (Star Trek Association of Towson) RPG Gameplay with a Gothic Horror Theme -- Astounding Tales
Parlor 1041 Readings: John L French, Patrick Thomas
Parlor 3026 (11:00 AM) Wargaming 101 - Saturday
Salon A Public Perception of Science: Lessons from a Dead Sheep The Pioneer Anomaly: Is Something Hinky with Gravity? Trivia Contest Music and Myth Open Filk
Salon B Gadgets in Fiction: How Do You Work Technology into your Story? Working With Others' Myths The Scholar As Author What's so Great About the Undead? Diversity in Popular Culture: Fad or New Normal? Fan-service and Fetishism (An After Dark Panel)
Salon C Costumers' Post-Masquerade Party
Salon D Costumers' Post-Masquerade Party
Tack Parsec Awards 10 Year Anniversary Beyond the Wall - A Game of Thrones Podcast Live! Tales from the Slush Pile What Can We Learn from Bad Writing? Dirty Mad Libs Science Fiction and Fantasy Erotica Readings
Valley Masquerade (11:55 PM) Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog
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12:00 AM12:30 AM 01:00 AM01:30 AM 02:00 AM02:30 AM 03:00 AM03:30 AM 04:00 AM04:30 AM 05:00 AM05:30 AM
Belmont (9:00 AM) Boardgaming - Saturday
Belmont too (10:00 PM) Social Class - Saturday
Garden (11:00 PM) Balticon Beats II - The Two Tables
Pimlico Judaism at Balticon: SF/F Tikkun Leil Shavuos SF/F Tikkun Leil Shavuos: Text Study I SF/F Tikkun Leil Shavuos: Conversation, Caffeination, Cantillation I SF/F Tikkun Leil Shavuos: Text Study II SF/F Tikkun Leil Shavuos: Conversation, Caffeination, Cantillation II SF/F Tikkun Leil Shavuos: Text Study III SF/F Tikkun Leil Shavuos: Conversation, Caffeination, Cantillation III SF/F Tikkun Leil Shavuos: Text Study IV
Salon A (11:00 PM) Open Filk
Salon C (11:00 PM) Costumers' Post-Masquerade Party
Salon D (11:00 PM) Costumers' Post-Masquerade Party
Valley (11:55 PM) Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog
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06:00 AM06:30 AM 07:00 AM07:30 AM 08:00 AM08:30 AM 09:00 AM09:30 AM 10:00 AM10:30 AM 11:00 AM11:30 AM
Autograph Table Autograph - Sunday - 10:00: Keith R.A. DeCandido, Jay Smith, Patrick Thomas Autograph - Sunday - 11:00: Paul E. Cooley, Scott Roche, Steven H. Wilson
Belmont Boardgaming - Sunday
Chase Stretch and Sketch Art Workshop Balloon Bounce Space and Face Painting with Ming Diaz Children's Filk Concert
Chesapeake Readings: Philippa Ballantine, Dave Robison, David Harten Watson Readings: Christiana Ellis, Starla Huchton, Alex White
Concierge Lounge The Filmmaking Process Readings: Ada Palmer, Melissa Scott, Steven R Southard
CreateSpace Intro to Scratchboard with Ruth Sanderson
Derby Women in Film and Media Vocal Warmups and Relaxation Techniques How to Start Writing
Garden Baen Roadshow
Parlor 1026 RPG Gameplay with a Sci-Fi Theme -- The Red Menace
Parlor 1041 Rennfaire Fabric Rosettes
Parlor 3026 Wargaming 101 - Sunday
Pimlico Character Workshop with Jo Walton
Salon A Video Vault of Horrors Post-Masquerade Show and Tell
Salon B The Great Literary Game: History of Shamanism and Fanfiction How to Intelligently Do Horrible Things to your Characters
Salon C Reading Outside your Genre for SF/F Writers Budget Film Making
Salon D Exploring Publishing Platforms The best Worst B-Movies ever Made
Tack In Search of new Podcasts Full Cast or Straight Read
Valley Science Special Guest Edie Stern -- Inventor and holder of 140 information technology patents, and an SF fan (10:45 AM) Dinosaurs: The Update! 2015
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12:00 PM12:30 PM 01:00 PM01:30 PM 02:00 PM02:30 PM 03:00 PM03:30 PM 04:00 PM04:30 PM 05:00 PM05:30 PM
Autograph Table Autograph - Sunday - 12:00: Jack Campbell/John Hemry, Bud Sparhawk Autograph - Sunday - 13:00: GOH Jo Walton, 2014 Compton Crook Winner Dr. Charles E Gannon Autograph - Sunday - 14:00: Sarah Avery, Martin Berman-Gorvine, Darrell Schweitzer Autograph - Sunday - 15:00: Tom Doyle, Scott Edelman, Robyn Wyrick Autograph - Sunday - 16:00: 2015 Heinlein Award Winner Jack McDevitt, Steven R Southard Autograph - Sunday - 17:00: Sarah Pinsker, Maria V Snyder
Belmont (9:00 AM) Boardgaming - Sunday
Chase Illustrating Fairy Tales with Artist Guest of Honor Ruth Sanderson Weaving a Bag with Eta Hack Storyteller Tim Tells Stories Medieval Make-Believe with Leigh Alexander and Jay Buechler Fandango Puppets with Mark MacDicken Origami with Sonya Bleakley
Chesapeake Readings: Danielle Ackley-McPhail, Doc Coleman, James Daniel Ross Readings: Russ Colchamiro, Adam Ruben, Alex Shvartsman Tea and Tarot Readings: Sarah Avery, Katie Bryski, Sarah PInsker Readings: Martin Berman-Gorvine, Christine Norris ,Trisha J Wooldridge
Concierge Lounge Broad Universe Reading I Broad Universe Reading II Book Launch: The Dragons of Dorcastle by Jack Campbell and John G. Hemry Reading: Jo Walton Future of YA Novels
CreateSpace Watercolor Demonstration
Derby From Idea to Game: How to Design Games Poetry Workshop Poetry Contest Winners
Garden The Doctor's Journey Old Who for New Fans Peggy Rae Memorial Contra Dance with Live Music, Sponsored by the BWACDC
Parlor 1026 (9:00 AM) RPG Gameplay with a Sci-Fi Theme -- The Red Menace RPG Gameplay with a Fantasy Theme -- Original Edition D&D
Parlor 1041 Putting a Pretty Face on Small Press Critical Eye: Writing Traps Readings: Scott Edelman, Stephen Granade PhD Readings: Gail Z. Martin, Joshua Palmatier What Is Speculative Poetry? ZOMBICIDE!
Parlor 3026 (11:00 AM) Wargaming 101 - Sunday
Pimlico Public Speaking for Writers Writing Interesting and Effective Short Stories Starting your own Small Press It's for a Good Cause Writing Crime Novels in a Science Fiction or Fantasy Universe Getting Punched in the Face: An Analysis into the Art of Non-Verbal Dialogue
Salon A Fire and Forget: Improved Patient Compliance Towards Better Single Dose Long-Term Herpes Therapy Between Heaven and Earth, Between Gamma Ray and Radio Waves: Observatory Collaborations Create New Possibilities Sex, Maize, and How to Feed the World Crustaceans in the Chesapeake: The Untold Story Some First Results from the 2014-2015 Encounters with Small Solar System Bodies: Comet Siding Spring, Comet 67P, Ceres, and Pluto Edie Stern, Inventor and Science Special Guest, with Iver Cooper, Patent Attorney
Salon B The Best of the Worst The Science Fiction of CJ Henderson GCFCG Introduction Writing Believably About the Military What is Ingress? Worldbuilding For Fun and Profit
Salon C Getting into Short Fiction Art Show Auction and Charity Auction 1636: The Year the Wheels Fell Off the Bus (1632 Universe) A Song of Ice and Fire: What's the Endgame?
Salon D Basics of CD Recording Art Show Auction and Charity Auction 1636: The Year the Wheels Fell Off the Bus (1632 Universe) A Song of Ice and Fire: What's the Endgame?
Swimming Pool Teen to Twenty Five Pool Party!
Tack Collaboration and Intermedia Writing User Experience and your Novel How to Do a Blog Tour Gypsy in the Attic Presents (live recording) Wordpress 101 The Shared Desk Podcast (live recording)
Valley "My Fan...Lady?" a musical by The Usual Suspects Concert: Sassafrass Artist Guest of Honor: Ruth Sanderson
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06:00 PM06:30 PM 07:00 PM07:30 PM 08:00 PM08:30 PM 09:00 PM09:30 PM 10:00 PM10:30 PM 11:00 PM11:30 PM
Autograph Table Autograph - Sunday - 18:00: Gail Z. Martin, Joshua Palmatier, James Daniel Ross
Belmont (9:00 AM) Boardgaming - Sunday
Belmont too Social Class - Sunday
Chase How to Incorporate Critique Point of View and Narrator Swapping Mom and Dad Let Me Watch WHAT? Knowing That I Know That You Know: Xanatos Gambits and Chessmasters Shavuot: Of Shadim and other Fantasy Elements of Judaism
Chesapeake Readings: Veronica Giguere, Grig Larson, Hugh J O'Donnell On Second Drafts - A Workshop for Novelists (9:15 PM) Book Launch: Ripper's Ring by Steven R. Southard Reading (Late Night): Alessia Brio, Stephanie Burke, Bernie Mojzes
Concierge Lounge Music Editing for Costume Presenters Readings: 2015 Compton Crook Winner, Dr. Charles E Gannon
CreateSpace Molding and Casting Small Objects Workmanship 101
Derby Why Science Matters (for early teens) Surviving the Future: Sustainable Technology and Alternative Energy Bars, Inns, and Taverns: Fiction and Reality Confess Your Writer's Sins
Frankie and Vinnie's Dark Quest Book Launch Party
Garden DC Comics on the Small Screen The Many Faces of the Marvel Cinematic Universe New Media Homecoming Dance in Honor of P.G. Holyfield, Presented by SpecFicMedia.com
McCormick Game of Thrones Viewing Party
Parlor 1026 RPG Gameplay with a Fantasy Theme -- D&D 5th Edition
Parlor 1041 (5:00 PM) ZOMBICIDE! The Ministry Initiative: An Introduction to a New FATE Core Game
Parlor 3026 (11:00 AM) Wargaming 101 - Sunday
Pimlico What Makes a Story Long-Lived? How to Keep Writing After the Workshop
Salon A International Space University: The Update! Physics for SF Authors: Relativity, Exploding Planets, and Black Hole Disasters Catching Apollo: A History of the Apollo Flights Captain, I Canna' Change the Laws of Physics!
Salon B Editing for Magazines Tales of an RPG Gamemaster: What NOT to do Working In A Shared Universe: Tie-Ins, Spec, and Writing on a Shift Late Night Cards Against Humanity
Salon C Game of Thrones: Beyond the Books Concert: Glyn Collinson and Andrew Marcus Concert: Deja and Thorus Concert: Cheshire Moon Open Filk
Salon D Game of Thrones: Beyond the Books Concert: Glyn Collinson and Andrew Marcus Concert: Deja and Thorus Concert: Cheshire Moon Open Filk
Tack Creating Transmedia on a Budget Nutty Bites Live: Edgar Allen Poe vs Stephen King Podcasting 101 Being a Fan of Problematic Things, from HP (Lovecraft) to EL (James) to GRR (Martin)
Valley Speech by Terry Pratchett "Shaking hands with Death" Sunday Night Film Festival The Forsaken Pages
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12:00 AM12:30 AM 01:00 AM01:30 AM 02:00 AM02:30 AM 03:00 AM03:30 AM 04:00 AM04:30 AM 05:00 AM05:30 AM
Belmont (9:00 AM) Boardgaming - Sunday
Belmont too (10:00 PM) Social Class - Sunday
Salon C (10:00 PM) Open Filk
Salon D (10:00 PM) Open Filk
Valley (11:30 PM) The Forsaken Pages
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06:00 AM06:30 AM 07:00 AM07:30 AM 08:00 AM08:30 AM 09:00 AM09:30 AM 10:00 AM10:30 AM 11:00 AM11:30 AM
Belmont Boardgaming - Monday
Chase Stretch and Sketch Art Workshop Self-Publishing 101 SF/F Mysteries
Chesapeake Readings: D.H. Aire, Michael Underwood, Michael A Ventrella
Concierge Lounge Readings: Jennifer R Povey, Scott Roche, Don Sakers Fantasy vs. SciFi vs. Crime Gaming
CreateSpace Makeup for the stage Anyone Can Sew
Derby The Future Starts in my Classroom: Teaching with Science Fiction and Fantasy Edutainment: Sparking Interest in Academics Through Creative Presentation Not Just Funny Animals: Teaching with Graphic Novels, Sequential Art, and Comics
Frankie and Vinnie's Lego Challenge
Garden Film Festival Winners
McCormick Kaffeeklatsch -- Jack McDevitt Kaffeeklatsch -- Compton Crook Award Winner Kaffeeklatsch -- Ruth Sanderson
Parlor 1041 ZOMBICIDE!
Parlor 3026 Project: SMITE
Pimlico LARP Closing Ceremonies Anime For Parents
Salon A "The Astronomers" -- A short film by Dustin Lee of Maple Films MESSENGER's Mission to Mercury Has Ended: What Have We Learned? Allergies on Alien Planets? What would REALLY kill you? King Kong at Loch Ness, The Outer Limits onboard Flying Saucers: Popular Science Fiction and the Genesis of Paranormal Claims
Salon B Why Are They Masters? Waving Particles Goodbye: The Truth About Quantum Physics Ancient Greece in SF and Fantasy
Salon C Handling the Unavoidable Info-dump Shared Universes
Salon D Future Militaries Cowboy/Western Games
Tack How To Get Attention for Your Self-Published Books When Everyone Is Self-Publishing
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12:00 PM12:30 PM 01:00 PM01:30 PM 02:00 PM02:30 PM 03:00 PM03:30 PM 04:00 PM04:30 PM 05:00 PM05:30 PM
Belmont (9:00 AM) Boardgaming - Monday
Chase Editors' Pet Peeves Descriptive Prose Workshop
Concierge Lounge College in the 21st Century: To Go or Not To Go Trope Deconstruction, Lampshading, and (Even) Playing It Straight
CreateSpace Pink Vader and Other Costuming Mashups
Derby Creating Graphic Novels and Comic Books to Promote Literacy Engaging the Cafeteria Fringe: Science Fiction and Fantasy Clubs Science Fiction as a Vehicle for Exploring Science
Frankie and Vinnie's Story Telling with Don Sakers Spiffy Spacey Balloons with Mark MacDicken
Garden Film Trailers Alternate History? Secret History? What's the Difference? Closing Jam/Filk
McCormick Kaffeeklatsch -- Jo Walton Kaffeeklatsch -- Erica Neely Kaffeeklatsch -- Charles Gannon
Parlor 3026 (11:00 AM) Project: SMITE Wargaming 101 - Monday
Pimlico Art Direction For Self-Publishers Tropes In Young Adult SF/F
Salon A The Foundations and Roots of Judaism Proton Therapy: Increasing the Therapeutic Ratio Herbicide Resistance in Plants Science Trek: A Hitchhiker's guide to 18 Years and $200 million of Simulations, Games, and Virtuality. And Don't Forget the Robots! Improving Balticon
Salon B The Pros and Cons of Themed Anthologies Writing Scientists When You Aren't One
Salon C Long YA, Short YA Leaving Unanswered Questions
Salon D What Do Short Fiction Editors Want? Scripted vs. Documentary Storytelling
Tack What Could Go Wrong? The Legal Risks Creators Take




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