Fiction and Faith

Posted on Posted in Books & Comics, Symposium Session, Writing

11AM – Sunday, April 29th, 2018 – Salon C Fiction and Faith – Some of our literary guests host a non-toxic, open-minded discussion on faith structures in Steampunk and Fantasy fiction, and elaborate on benefits and pitfalls within the world-building of belief structures. Click Here for the Full 2018 Schedule

Aela

Posted on Posted in Entertainment, Symposium Session

As part of the Steampunk Variety Show line up, we present to you . . . Aela! xxx Aela: born and raised in Germany, began her journey in belly dance mid-2001. Formerly a gymnast, jazz and ball room dancer, she quickly fell in love with the art of belly dance. Since then, she has trained […]

The Lit Track Reading Hour

Posted on Posted in Books & Comics, Symposium Session, Writing

6PM – Friday, April 27th, 2018 – Patriot North The Lit Track Reading Hour: Hear all our fabulous literary guests tease a favorite bit from their latest book or work in progress in an exciting round-robin of fantastical fiction! Swag and giveaways for all attendees! Hear juicy tidbits and win prizes! Click Here for the […]

Ohio Steampunk Society

Posted on Posted in Airships & Steampunk Groups, Symposium Session

7PM – Saturday, April 28th, 2018 – Patriot North Meet fellow Ohio Steampunks as various Captains and leaders of Ohio based Steampunk groups and airships present their local activities. The discussion will highlight the many opportunities for Steampunk fun in Ohio, and share tips on how to either join an existing group or start your […]

Sourced! Historical Research Revisited!

Posted on Posted in Symposium Session, Writing

The most common question a historical fantasy author receives is about research. Join esteemed literary panelists as they give aspiring writers and creatives of any kind, from just building a steampunk persona to crafting a novel, tips and tricks of the trade.  – Led by Sophia Beaumont and Ash K. Alexander, other guests TBA   […]

Writing As a Group Sport: Critique Partners, Writing with Co-Authors and other Collaborations

Posted on Posted in Symposium Session, Writing

What are the benefits and challenges of working with co-authors? How can you benefit from writer’s groups, artistic collaborations and co-operatives? Our talented literary panelists will share their strategies and inspire artists to consider new avenues of support and inspiration. – Led by Sophia Beaumont and Ash K. Alexander, other guests TBA   Sophia Beaumont is […]