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Sargon Donabed

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Sargon Donabed holds a Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations PhD from the University of Toronto and completing another MS in Anthrozoology. He is an expert on Assyro-Mesopotamian culture and currently penning two fantasy series; an epic fantasy entitled Of Beasts and Mischief: The Unremembered and a midgrade/YA tale Scion of the Ancients, an alternate reality/timeline based on the epic of Gilgamesh. Sargon is an avid adventurer and enjoys yoga and martial arts as well as almost every other sport imaginable. Today, he is associate professor of history at Roger Williams University and lives with his human/feline family in New England.

ACADEMIC TALK: TALK: Teaching Children Through Fantasy: The Importance of Fablehaven

4:00 pm

Introducing Children to Speculative Fiction (YA) :: LEARN (Lanier)
Sargon Donabed, Leadie Jo Flowers
Friday October 18, 2019 :: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

8:30 pm

The Black Panther Effect :: GEEK: Fantasy (Harding)
Milton J. Davis, Sargon Donabed, L.L. McKinney, Irette Y. Patterson
Friday October 18, 2019 :: 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm

10:00 am

Follow the Yellow Brick Road: Children and Fantastical Stories :: GEEK: Fantasy (Harding)
Sargon Donabed, Marcus Haynes, Tiara Janté, TaLynn Kel, Riley Rethal
Saturday October 19, 2019 :: 10:00 am to 11:00 am

11:30 am

Teaching Speculative Elements (YA) :: LEARN (Lanier)
Kenneth Broome Jr., Sargon Donabed
Saturday October 19, 2019 :: 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

4:00 pm

Advanced Craft: Worldbuilding: Creating Culture :: WRITE (Sinclair Amphitheater)
Dana Cameron, Roshani Chokshi, Sargon Donabed, K.D. Edwards, Venessa Giunta, Violette L. Meier
Saturday October 19, 2019 :: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

10:00 am

Speculative Elements in Children's Literature (YA) :: LEARN (Lanier)
Sargon Donabed, Leadie Jo Flowers, R.J. Joseph, S. Kay Nash
Sunday October 20, 2019 :: 10:00 am to 11:00 am

For more information about the convention, please visit the Multiverse webpage