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Other Worlds
Sponsored by Fox Spirit Books and Sinister Horror Company
Saturday 6th October, Nottingham Writers' Studio, Nottingham
Doors 9:30am for 10:00am start, finish 6pm
Tickets £25/£20 NWS members including access to all panels - workshop sign-up on a first come, first served basis
Lunch and tea/coffee throughout provided

Nottingham Writers' Studio presents a day packed with advice, guidance and information for prospective authors of horror, fantasy and sci-fi!

Come join an array of UK talent as they explore the worlds of writing and publishing in genre fiction through a mix of insightful panels as well as in-depth workshops (spaces for these sessions are limited but each attendee will get a choice of at least one session; first come first served).

On top of that we'll have a bookstall throughout the day and event goodie bag for every attendee, plus event raffle with a fantastic prize draw to close the event!

FULL EVENT SCHEDULE (V1, correct as of 5/9/18)
Doors open, registration and workshop booking: 9:30am
Downstairs area: Panels and Talks
10:00am – Event Welcome
10:15am – Escaping the Slush Pile (Talk)
Daniel Godfrey
11:15am – Tea and Coffee Break
11:30am – Short and Sweet: The Benefits of Getting Your Short Fiction Published
Alison Moore, JR Park, Gav Thorpe, Angeline Trevena, Adele Wearing (Chair)
12:30pm – Lunch
Range of sandwiches and snacks provided at venue
1:15pm – Other Worlds: Creating Convincing Settings For Your Stories
Stephen Aryan, Daniel Godfrey (Chair), Justina Robson, Anna Stephens, Angeline Trevena
2:15pm – Tea and Coffee Break
2:30pm – Human Fears: Are We More Afraid of People Than Monster in Our Fiction?
Charlotte Bond, Alex Davis (Chair), James Everington, Alison Moore
3:30pm – Tea and Coffee Break
3:45pm – Seen It All Before: Are We Getting Bored of SF, Fantasy and Horror Tropes?
Stephan Aryan, Charlotte Bond, JR Park, Gav Thorpe (Chair), Adele Wearing
4:45pm – Tea and Coffee Break
5:00pm – Pushing the Boundaries: Where Does Genre Fiction End?
Alex Davis (Chair), James Everington, Daniel Godfrey, Justina Robson, Anna Stephens
6:00pm- Event Close

Upstairs area: Workshops
10:15am – Get That Book Finished
Angeline Trevena
11:15am – Tea and Coffee Break
11:30am – Creating Atmosphere in Horror and Weird Fiction
James Everington
12:30pm – Lunch
Range of sandwiches and snacks provided at venue
1:15pm – Finding The Monster Within
Charlotte Bond
2:15pm – Tea and Coffee Break
2:30pm – Fantasy Worldbuilding (Consider the Potato)
Stephen Aryan
3:30pm – Tea and Coffee Break
3:45pm – Submitting Your Work to an Agent
Alex Davis
4:45pm – Workshop Sessions Close

Confirmed line-up of speakers:
Stephen Aryan, Charlotte Bond, Alex Davis, James Everington, Daniel Godfrey, Alison Moore, JR Park, Justina Robson, Anna Stephens, Gav Thorpe, Angeline Trevena, Adele Wearing

For any queries, contact Alex Davis, event co-ordinator, at bfsalex@hotmail.co.uk

Find out more about Fox Spirit Books at http://www.foxspirit.co.uk/
Find our more about Sinister Horror Company at https://www.sinisterhorrorcompany.com/

The small print: No refunds will be given in the case of author non-attendance or other changes to the event schedule. All attendees will be able to attend at least one workshop on the day, with the possibility to attend more dependent on ticket sale.. Tickets can be refunded up to 7 days before the event, after which point no refunds will be given.

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