Historical Panels

Session Con Year Presenter(s)
Emilie P. Bush and Eugie Foster Signing

Signing session.

2012 Emilie P. Bush, Eugie Foster
Enhancing Male and Female WoT Costumes

So you have a WoT costume and want to embroider or trim it? Learn how decoration can vary by nation, gender, rank, materials, personal style and even skill level.

2012 Linda Taglieri
Epic Fantasy Hour

A discussion on of epic fantasy in literature, with a focus on the work of Patrick Rothfuss.

2014 Patrick Rothfuss, Dan Carroll
Exploding Genomes: The Rise of Biopunk

Exploring Science Fiction themes involving biology, genetics, and changing of mankind at its fundamental level

2016 Alex Hughes, Blue Cole
Exploring Gender Inequality Through Worldbuilding

Worldbuilding in fantasy is more than just fun maps and cool magic
systems: it is also a way to comment upon social structures in our own
world. This panel will discuss the methods by...

2014 Aubree Pham, Leigh Butler, Kristy Lussier
Exploring Gender Inequality Through Worldbuilding

Worldbuilding in fantasy is more than just fun maps and cool magic systems: it is also a way to comment upon social structures in our own world. This panel will discuss the methods by which WOT...

2015 Aubree Pham, Kristy Lussier, Leigh Butler
Fairy Tale Hour

A look at Fairy Tales in literature, tv and film.

2014 Eugie Foster, Jana Oliver, Patrick Rothfuss
Fairy Tale Hour

A discussion of the Fairy Tales we love and hate and their appearance in TV (Once Upon a Time) and books (The Lunar Chronicles, etc).

2015 April Moore, Shannan Lieb, Tiffany Franklin
Feedback & Leavetakings

Share your thoughts about this year's event and what you'd like to see next year.

2014 Bao Pham, Rachel Little, Jimmy Liang, Jennifer Liang, Chris Cybert
Feedback & Leavetakings

Come tell us what you liked this year and what you'd like to see next year.

2012 Jennifer Liang, Chris Cybert
Feedback & Leavetakings

Share your thoughts about this year's event and what you'd like to see next year.

2013
Feedback & Leavetakings

Feedback & Leavetakings

2015
Feedback & Leavetakings

Share your thoughts about this year's event and what you'd like to see next year.

2016 Bao Pham, Rachel Little, Jimmy Liang, Jennifer Liang, Chris Cybert
First Chapters

Every word is scared, but the first ones are pivotal. A workshop on how to make sure your first impression is a good one.

2014 Debra Dixon
Flawed Worlds in Fantasy

Real societies have problems; so should the ones we create. But how do we address race, sex, and class when writing?

2014 Delilah S. Dawson, Patrick Rothfuss, Jana Oliver, Balogun Ojetade, Eugie Foster
Folklore and Fairytales

Incorporating myth and tradition into fiction.

2012 Eugie Foster, Michael Livingston
Foreshadowing

Prophecy, Thematic Hints, Ominous Portents, and everything in between. Come here some great ways and reasons to Foreshadow.

2015 Todd McCaffrey, Anthony Taylor, Diana M. Pho
Four Kings Crossing

Four Kings Crossing

2015
Four Kings Crossing

A souped up version of Gluckhaus.

In normal play, the players just roll the dice and lose or gain pips
based on the roll. Eventually through losing pips, ta'veren effects,
and...

2015
Friday Dinner Break

Get together with some new friends or head out for a dinner with some old friends. Whatever you choose, get some food!

2012