"Clay and Susan Griffith's Vampire Empire is Transforming Genre Fiction" Paul Goat Allen, BN Explorations.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

DragonCon 2014

Here's our schedule for this year. Hope to see you there!

Bending Historical Tradition
Everything from blood herbivores, water pistol protection from blood drinkers, to vampires herding humans in a post apocalypse world.
Time: 2:30pm Location: Augusta 3 - Westin
Leanna Renee Hieber, D.B. Jackson, Clay & Susan Griffith

Pyr Rising!
We welcome Lou Anders back to DragonCon to tell us what Pyr is planning.
Time: 4:00pm Location Regency V - Hyatt
Lou Anders, Jon Sprunk, Joel Shepherd, Clay & Susan Griffith, Mike Resnick

The Down and Dirty of Plot Development
How to manage the "down & dirty" chore of intriguing plot development. Learn the techniques that will set your book apart and garner an editor's notice.
Time: 8:30pm Location Embassy D-F - Hyatt
Debra Dixon, Chesya Burke, Claire M. Eddy, James A. Moore, Janny Wurts, Clay & Susan Griffith


Clay & Susan Griffith
Time 4:00pm Location Edgewood - Hyatt

After the Post-Apocalypse

Post Apocalypse in fiction is popular. But where do we go from there?
Time: 7:00pm Location Embassy A-B - Hyatt
Alex Hughes, Jonathan Maberry, Faith Hunter, Clay & Susan Griffith


Melding the Past with the Supernatural: History in Urban Fantasy
Not all Urban Fantasy takes place in contemporary times, and our panel of authors discusses how they use historical settings in their work.
Time: 10:00am Location Chastain BC - Westin
Delilah S. Dawson, Leanna Renee Hieber, D.B. Jackson, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, Karen E. Taylor, Clay & Susan Griffith

Vampires Supreme

Authors discuss their depictions of vampires that hold themselves superior or apart from the human population around them.
Time: 5:30pm Location: Chastain BC - Westin
Linda Robertson, Delilah S. Dawson, Julie Kenner, Karen E. Taylor, Clay & Susan Griffith

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Our Schedule in 2014

Another Broken Egg Cafe
1121 Market Center Dr.
Morrisville, NC 27560
We will be reading from Vampire Empire as well as our new fantasy trilogy coming from Del Rey Books in 2015!

Wake Technical Community College North Campus
Raleigh, NC
We will be teaching a seminar on collaboration in writing. There are lots of other speakers and teachers at this conference too. Check out their website for registration information.

May 13 - 18 -- RT Booklovers Convention
Marriott Hotel, Canal St.
New Orleans, LA
The annual huge gathering of readers and writers of many different genres. We will be speaking on collaboration and participating in a workshop on writing comics. We also will be signing at the gigantic book fair on Saturday!

June 20 - 22 -- HeroesCon
Charlotte Convention Center
Charlotte, NC
We're thrilled to be back at one of the greatest comic book conventions in the country!

June 27 - 29 -- Contemporal
North Raleigh Hilton
Raleigh, NC
The Carolinas own steampunk convention!

Aug. 29 - Sept. 1 -- DragonCon
Atlanta, GA
The celebration of awesomeness and weirdness that is DragonCon! We'll be sitting in at various panels, various autographings, and various bars.

Nov. 1 - 2 -- Writer's Workshop @ Your Library 2014
Cumberland County Public Library
300 Maiden Ln., Fayetteville, NC
We will be teaching a workshop on various aspects of genre writing.

This is our schedule so far. There may be more events added later!