Diversicon 24

July 29-31, 2016

Twin Cities, Minnesota

The SPECULATIONS READINGS SERIES continues monthly, mostly on Wednesdays, at DreamHaven Books, 2301 38th St E, Minneapolis. Each Speculations Reading event runs from 6:30-7:45 p.m., including a post-reading reception with free soda pop and cookies.

On Wednesday, September 30, ADAM STEMPLE reads from his fiction. Adam Stemple is the author/coauthor of seven fantasy novels, ten short stories, one "sci-fi-ku", and more songs than he can remember. His first novel, Pay The Piper, coauthored by his mother, the indomitable, Jane Yolen, won the 2006 Locus award for Best Young Adult Book. The final book in their middle grade trilogy, The Seelie Wars (theseeliewars.com) is at the publishers and will be coming out soon.

On Wednesday, October 28, MICHAEL MERRIAM reads from his fiction. Michael Merriam is an author of speculative fiction living in Hopkins, MN. He has published three novels, two short story collections, three novellas, and over 80 pieces of short fiction and poetry. His novel, Last Car to Annwn Station, was named a Top Book in 2011 by Readings in Lesbian & Bisexual Women’s Fiction. Michael is the co-organizer of the Minnesota Speculative Fiction Writers and a member of the Artists with Disabilities Alliance, the Steampunk Artists and Writers Guild, and Story Arts Minnesota. Visit his homepage at www.michaelmerriam.com

Speculations is a co-production of DreamHaven Books and SF Minnesota.

Guest of Honor: Jessica Amanda Salmonson, poet, editor, and fantsay and horror author.

Additional information about Diversicon will be along presently.

Registration Form

Programming “Blue Sheet”

Past Guests

SF Minnesota

Tales of the Unanticipated

Supporting Organizations

Diversicon wishes to thank Second Foundation and Arcana for their Supporting Organization status.

Your group’s Supporting Organization Grant of $25 or more helps support such SF Minnesota projects as the monthly Speculations Readings Series at DreamHaven Books and, now, Tales of the Anticipated. In return for your grant, your organization will receive a thank you here, in Progress Report 2, and in Diversicon 23’s Program Book in July.

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