My Schedule at Convergence 2017

I am happy to be an invited participant at Convergence again this year. Here’s where to find me:

11:30pm
Robert Heinlein’s Works

Heinlein was a very successful and very prolific writer from science fiction’s golden age. He wrote books, short stories, and even a fantasy novel. Come discuss his works and methods. Panelists: Bridget Landry, Paul Weimer, Dave Walbridge (mod), Tim Lieder, Sean Berry

Saturday, July 8

2:00pm
Ancillary Justice

Ancillary Justice is a about a ship, in human form, getting justice for its murder. Come discuss the trilogy. Panelists: Haddayr Copley-Woods, Michael Shappe, Paul Weimer, Sarah O’Connor (mod)

5:00pm
David Lynch’s Dune

What did Lynch get right and what did he get wrong in his filmed version of the Frank Herbert Classic? Let’s talk about it. Panelists: Paul Weimer, Kris Coulter, Norman Cates, Scott Lynch (mod), Michael Carus

Sunday, July 9

9:30am
Flash Gordon (1980)

Let’s talk about the sole sci-fi entry from director Mike Hodges. How did the film get made? How did Queen come to do the soundtrack? Panelists: Kevin Eldridge, Paul Weimer, Kyle Dekker (mod), Garrick Dietze