Orycon Schedule–Final

Expect light connectivity from now on, between Orycon and parent conferences at work.

To Outline or Not to Outline, that is the question
Lincoln              Fri Nov 2 2:00pm-3:00pm
Some authors were taught to draw up outlines of their entire story arc
before fleshing out their writing.  Others have developed different
methods which serve them well. Experienced authors discuss what works for
them, when, and perhaps, why.
Karen Azinger, Dave Smeds, Joyce Reynolds-Ward

Joyce Reynolds Ward's Readings
Grant                Fri Nov 2 4:00pm-4:30pm

Joyce Reynolds-Ward

A touch of Farmer, a pinch of LeGuin
Morrison             Sat Nov 3 12:00pm-1:00pm
Panelists discuss their biggest influences and what books have changed the
recent landscape in SF/F/H literature.
Keffy R. M. Kehrli, Deborah J. Ross, Joyce Reynolds-Ward

Group 5 Fantasy Short Story/Novel Excerpt
WW2                  Sat Nov 3 1:00pm-2:00pm

Joyce Reynolds-Ward, Irene Radford

Can Dumbing Down be Reversed?
Ross Island          Sat Nov 3 3:00pm-4:00pm

Kristin Landon, Joyce Reynolds-Ward, Arthur Bozlee, Rory Miller

Playing God: Apocalyptic storytelling
Hawthorne            Sat Nov 3 5:00pm-6:00pm
Writing the end times. Flood, plague, the degradation of moral values? How
to write a believable and satisfying end to your imaginary world.
Blake Hutchins, (*)Ken Scholes, Joyce Reynolds-Ward, Bob Brown

Geeks v nerds v freaks
Madison              Sun Nov 4 12:00pm-1:00pm
To which do you aspire?  What are the differences and similarities, and to
what proportion are they found?  What function (or anti-function?) do we,
er, they, serve?
Annie Bellet, Joyce Reynolds-Ward, (*)Janet Freeman, Anthony Pryor

The Autistic Spectrum: is Autism really on the rise, or are diagnostics just getting better?
Hawthorne            Sun Nov 4 1:00pm-2:00pm

Kamila Miller, G. David Nordley, (*) Joyce Reynolds-Ward, 
Karen Black

At what point does society stop being civilized?
Madison              Sun Nov 4 2:00pm-3:00pm

(*)Rhiannon Louve, Joyce Reynolds-Ward, Judith R. Conly

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