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Saturday, May 27 • 10:00am - 10:50am
Science Fiction's Checkered Past LIMITED

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A discussion of the writers who started the field and those who helped make it "respectable"


James K. Burk

Unlike Athena, who sprang full-grown from the brow of Zeus, Burk just turned up at a science fiction con one day. To date, he's written eight books, including novellas and short story collections. He's also had his stories in several of the Bubbas of the Apocalypse collections. His... Read More →

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Rich Horton

Rich Horton is a software engineer living in the St. Louis area. He writes a monthly column on short fiction for Locus, as well as regular articles about SF history for Black Gate. He has edited a series of Best of the Year Anthologies for Prime Books since 2006.
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James Murray

Immanent Editorial Avatar, lAST sECOND PRESS, Inc
Discovered fandom and cons in 1976; never looked back. Pubbed a lot of issues. Two-time designer/editor of Worldcon Souvenir Books (Montréal 2009, KC 2016). I once punked Neil Gaiman from 2000 miles away. I love barbecue, craft beer, fine cigars, and whisk(e)y at minimum old enough... Read More →

Saturday May 27, 2017 10:00am - 10:50am CDT
Empire B 2345 McGee St, Kansas City, MO 64108

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