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Saturday, July 16 • 7:00pm - 7:50pm
So You Want to Start a Fan Group? (ET)

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You’ve found a fan group and want to start a chapter of your own. How do you go about it? What challenges and rewards can you expect?

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Laura Haywood-Cory

Laura Haywood-Cory has been some flavor of editor or proofreader since her first job after college, which was proofreading yellow page listings for a phone book company. She's been involved in science fiction fandom since the mid-1980s. She has managed two different sf conventions, co-founded a local sf club, and participated in an APA (amateur press association) -- the Southern Fandom Press Alliance – for four years. | | In 2008, her... Read More →

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Donna Eason

teacher, Cary Academy
Donna Eason is an Upper School English teacher at Cary Academy in Cary, NC. Along with teaching English 9: The Heroic Journey and English 10: Identity and Change, Donna teaches an upper-level elective called Creative and Collaborative World building. In this course, students work individually and collectively to create unique, speculative-fiction worlds. Then, they build these worlds in a 3D platform and create organic stories by immersing... Read More →
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Daphne Reeder

Daphne Reeder has been a creative force from a very young age. Beginning at the age of 5, she’s been on television programs on WTVI, acted in plays & stage performances, and modeled in front of a camera. She has always enjoyed the freedom of dressing up, and became an accomplished cosplayer by the time she was 17. Since then, she has added to her arsenal of outfits to cross multiple genres, though her passions are scifi/fantasy and... Read More →

Saturday July 16, 2016 7:00pm - 7:50pm
Suite 215

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