I will be at Yallwest this weekend. Talking about all the Ya’ll stuff. I’m on some pretty great panels, so I hope you come out and say hello!
Saturday, April 30
Explore SFF imaginary future tech – and why fictional creations matter.
Moderated by Marie Lu, with Debra Driza, Amie Kaufman, Mary Pearson, Jay Kristoff, MT Anderson, Cecil Castellucci
4 PM Signing
5 PM Smackdown
Sunday, May 1
STRONG FEMALE CHARACTERS (UGH!) (MG/YA)
What are we talking about when we say those three words, anyways, and why do we still have to talk about it? Is there such a thing as a Girl Book?
Moderated by Cecil Castellucci, with Susane Colasanti, Michelle Gagnon, Ellen Oh, Mary Pearson, Sara Raasch
1 PM Signing
STORY/MAKERS: STORY IN GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMICS (MG/YA)
From Adventuretime to Nimona or Squirrel Girl, what’s the inside scoop?
Moderated by Marguerite Bennett, with Cecil Castellucci, Derek Kirk Kim, Greg Neri, Ryan North