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Reno Pop Culture Con 2019. Schedule :: David Durham

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David Durham

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David Anthony Durham is the author of the popular trilogy of fantasy novels set in the fictional Acacia: The Sacred Band, The Other Lands, and The War With The Mein, as well as the historical novels The Risen, Pride of Carthage, Walk Through Darkness, and Gabriel’s Story. He also writes in George R.R. Martin's weird and wonderful Wild Cards universe, most recently last year’s Texas Hold'em: A Wild Cards novel.

David has won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, a Legacy Award, was a Finalist for the Prix Imaginales and has twice had his books named NY Times Notable Book of the year. His novels have been published in the UK and in French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish and Swedish. Three of his novels have been optioned for development as feature films.

David received an M.F.A. in creative writing from the University of Maryland, where he later taught. He currently teaches at the University of Nevada Reno, but has also taught at the University of Massachusetts, Colorado College, for the Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation, Cal State University, and at Hampshire College, and the Stonecoast MFA Program. He has reviewed for The Washington Post and The Raleigh News & Observer, and has served as a judge for the Pen/Faulkner Awards.

1:30 pm

Worldbuilding a "Serious" Story - Without Bringing Everyone Down :: A12/A13 - Authors/Comics
David Durham, Patrick Harris, Barry Lyga, Corinne O'Flynn, Antony Soehner
Friday November 8, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:20 pm

3:00 pm

Signing: Barry Lyga, David Anthony Durham, Jean Booth, Elise Manion :: Sundance Books Signing Booth #1
Jean Booth, David Durham, Barry Lyga, Elise Manion
Friday November 8, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 3:55 pm

12:00 pm

Signing: Barry Lyga, Ellen Hopkins, David Anthony Durham :: Sundance Books Signing Booth #1
David Durham, Ellen Hopkins, Barry Lyga
Saturday November 9, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 12:55 pm

5:00 pm

Signing: Bourne Morris, Mignon Fogarty, Tupelo Hassman, David Anthony Durham :: Sundance Books Signing Booth #1
David Durham, Tupelo Hassman, Bourne Morris, Mignon Fogarty
Saturday November 9, 2019 :: 5:00 pm to 5:55 pm

6:00 pm

Is There a Sci-Fi book in Your Future? :: A11/A10 - Authors/Comics
Matt Bayan, David Durham, LJ Hachmeister, Nathan Hale, Barry Lyga, Axie Oh
Saturday November 9, 2019 :: 6:00 pm to 6:50 pm

11:30 am

SciFi/Fantasy Every Age Group Will Enjoy (Even Kids & Teens) :: A12/A13 - Authors/Comics
David Durham, Neo Edmund, Nathan Hale, Barry Lyga, Axie Oh, Jeremy Schoonover
Sunday November 10, 2019 :: 11:30 am to 12:20 pm

1:00 pm

Signing: Ellen Hopkins, Axie Oh, Barry Lyga, David Anthony Durham :: Sundance Books Signing Booth #1
David Durham, Ellen Hopkins, Barry Lyga, Axie Oh
Sunday November 10, 2019 :: 1:00 pm to 1:55 pm

2:00 pm

Synopsis Writing :: A11/A10 - Authors/Comics
Lynda Bailey, David Durham, Bernadette Marie, Corinne O'Flynn
Sunday November 10, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 2:50 pm

3:00 pm

Signing: David Anthony Durham :: Sundance Books Signing Booth #1
David Durham
Sunday November 10, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 3:55 pm