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Saturday, May 16 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
When Conflict becomes Combat

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Anatomy, weaponry, choreography—oh my! Seasoned storytellers compare common pitfalls, tactics, and considerations for writing plausible and gripping fight scenes.

Moderators
avatar for K. R. Monin

K. R. Monin

K. R. Monin writes speculative fiction about human potential. Her muses include everyday surrealism and evolving technology. Monin\'s fiction has been published by Black Hare Press and recognized with honorable mentions by the Writers of the Future competition. She lives in Pittsburgh... Read More →

Speakers
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Henry Lien

Author, Holt/Macmillan
Henry Lien is a 2012 graduate of Clarion West Writers Workshop, Seattle. He is the author of the critically-acclaimed and award-winning PEASPROUT CHEN middle grade fantasy series, which he began writing under the guidance of George R.R. Martin, Kelly Link, and Chuck Palahniuk at Clarion... Read More →
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Valerie Valdes

Valerie Valdes’s work has been featured in Nightmare Magazine and Uncanny Magazine. Her debut novel Chilling Effect was published by Harper Voyager in September 2019 and Orbit UK in February 2020. The sequel, Prime Deceptions, is forthcoming in fall 2020. She lives in Georgia with... Read More →
avatar for Fran Wilde

Fran Wilde

Fran Wilde’s novels and short stories have been finalists for six Nebula Awards, a World Fantasy Award, three Hugo Awards, two Locus Awards, and a Lodestar. They include her Nebula- and Compton-Crook-winning debut novel Updraft, and her debut Middle Grade novel Riverland. Her short... Read More →
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Melissa Caruso

Melissa Caruso is the author of the Swords & Fire trilogy: THE TETHERED MAGE (Orbit, 2017), THE DEFIANT HEIR (Orbit, 2018), and THE UNBOUND EMPIRE (Orbit, 2019), as well as the forthcoming Rooks and Ruin trilogy, beginning with THE OBSIDIAN TOWER (coming June 2020 from Orbit). Melissa\'s... Read More →


Saturday May 16, 2020 11:00am - 12:00pm
Aramis Stream

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