Comic Con





I have a busy schedule at San Diego Comic-Con!


11 AM

Fan fiction can lead to jobs in several fields as a professional, including writing books, acting, screenwriting, and many others. Panelists include Katherine Fugate(Valentine’s Day), a selected member of the board of directors of the WGAW, who created/executive produced/wrote Army WivesMelissa Good (Tropical Storm), a fan fiction writer and novelist who has written episodes for Xena, Warrior PrincessNancy Holder (Buffy The Vampire Slayer, The Watcher’s Guide), New York Times bestselling author whose fan fiction street cred includes Robin of Sherwood; Dru Pagliassotti, a novelist and professor at a California university who has researched Western manga fandom and teaches courses on film and comics analysis; Nancy Cornell-Healy(Intersection), comedian/novelist/playwright; Justin Robinson (Get Blank), a multitalented novelist; and Sherri Rabinowitz (Fantasy Time Inc.), a writer of fan fiction, playwright and award-nominated novelist and host of the popular blog talk radio show Chatting With Sherri.
Thursday July 24, 2014 11:00am – 12:00pm
Room 29A
  1: ProgramsFandomSeminars & WorkshopsWriters & Writing

2 PM SIGNING: BROWNCOATS BOOTH A7/A8 I’ll be wearing my cunning hat!

7PM World Building and Storytelling

Robert Roach (Menthu, The Roach), Gini Koch (Alien Collective), Ed Erdelac (Terovolas),Nathan Long (Blackhhearts Omnibus), and Nancy Holder (Wicked Saga) discuss structure and storytelling, the use of pacing, and how certain creators use a timeline to build flow. Moderated by Jeffrey Twohig.
Thursday July 24, 2014 7:00pm – 8:00pm
Room 32AB


International Association of Media Tie-in Writers: Scribe Awards

Max Allan Collins (Mike Hammer), co-founder of the IAMTW, will announce the winners of this year’s Scribe Awards for excellence in tie-in writing, including honoring this year’s Grandmaster Award “Faust” winner, Diane Duane (Star Trek). Join panelistsMichael A. Black (Executioner), Stacia Deutsch (Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs),Nathan Collins (Battle Royale), Glenn Hauman (Star Trek), Nancy Holder (Chicago Fire),Robyn King (Shadowrun), and Jonathan Maberry (Wolfman) for a freewheeling look at one of the most popular and yet underappreciated branches of the writing trade. Followed by a Q&A session.
Friday July 25, 2014 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Room 23ABC