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Friday, October 2 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Space Opera

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Is Space Opera about to experience a resurgence? With Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and stand alone movies coming from Disney in the coming years, are we about to experience a new explosion of the sub-genre in TV and film? What about the written word?

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Jason Bourget

Instructor, Douglas College
Currently I'm an instructor in the English Department at Douglas College, where I teach courses on science fiction, horror and weird fiction. My research focuses specifically on how political beliefs inform representations of masculinity in late twentieth-century science fiction (especially... Read More →


David Bara

Dave Bara was born at the dawn of the space age and grew up watching the Gemini and Apollo space programs on television, dreaming of becoming an astronaut one day. This soon led him to an interest in science fiction, especially on television. His early years were filled with dozens... Read More →
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Eric Fell

Writer. Comedian. Actor. Critical Hit Show, Gentlemen Hecklers.
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Tod McCoy

Overlord, Hydra House
Tod McCoy is a Seattle-based writer whose work has appeared in Asimov’s, Starward Tales II, The People’s Apocalypse, Bronies: For the Love of Ponies, AntipodeanSF.com, Qarrtsiluni.com, and The Gloaming. A Clarion West graduate and current board member, he’s the publisher behind... Read More →
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Lynda Williams

Publisher, Reality Skimming Press
Lynda Williams is the author of the ten-novel Okal Rel Saga, published by Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy between 2004 and 2014, and editor or author of at least as many works set in the universe established by the series. Since 2013 she's been incubating a new era publishing mission... Read More →

Friday October 2, 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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