|Saturday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Live Oak |
Artistic License to Kill
Description: Our panelists discuss creative and inventive ways to bump off characters in their stories.
C. Clamp , B. Kemper , J. Mandala , K.Hutson Price , A. Simmons , S. Wedel *
Saturday 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM Pecan
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|Sunday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pin Oak |
Alchemy & Algorithms
Description: More and more, authors are creating strict rules for how magic works in their stories. Are these rules turning Fantasy into Science Fiction-lite?
Authors who have created original, effective magic systems explain how their choices shaped their stories, along with what they like and dislike about other systems they've seen in books, movies and games.
A. de Orive , L. Donahue , J. Fancher , A. Simmons , J. Mandala *