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Event Date: February 22 - 24, 2019

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Saturday, February 23 • 6:30pm - 8:00pm
World Mythology in Contemporary Fantasy

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There are worlds of diverse gods, djinn, daemons, Ghabali, manticores, sylphs, yowies-and oh, yeah, Baba Yaga-to learn about. And you can find them all in the pages of books. Join our panelists to learn about the monsters that roam the Earth and how world mythology provides the building blocks of contemporary storytelling.

Moderators
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Fraser Sherman

Freelance Writer
Fraser Sherman was born in England, but spent most of his life in Northwest Florida. He’d be there still but he met his dream woman in 2008 and moved up to Durham, NC in 2010 to marry her. Eleven years this June, woot!After he graduated college with no clear career path, he figured... Read More →

Speakers
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Teresa Frohock

Virtual Guest Speaker, Writing
T. Frohock has turned a love of history and dark fantasy into tales of deliciously creepy fiction. She is the author of Miserere: An Autumn Tale and the Los Nefilim series, which includes the novels: Where Oblivion Lives, Carved from Stone and Dream, and A Song with Teeth. Three... Read More →
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Darin Kennedy

Literary Guest, Writing
Darin Kennedy, born and raised in Winston-Salem, NC, is a graduate of Wake Forest University and Bowman Gray School of Medicine. After completing family medicine residency in the mountains of Virginia, he served eight years as a United States Army physician and wrote his first novel... Read More →
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Pamela K. Kinney

Author
Author Pamela K. Kinney gave up long ago trying not to listen to the voices in her head and has written award-winning, bestselling horror, fantasy. science fiction, poetry, along with nonfiction ghost books ever since. Her horror short story, “Bottled Spirits,” was runner-up for... Read More →
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Jody Lynn Nye

Author
Jody Lynn Nye lists her main career activity as “spoiling cats.”  She lives near Atlanta with three feline overlords, Athena, Minx, and Marmalade; and her husband, author and packager Bill Fawcett. She has published more than 50 books, including collaborations with Anne McCaffrey... Read More →


Saturday February 23, 2019 6:30pm - 8:00pm EST
Vista Room