Con†Stellation 2017 Programming Schedule

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|Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System
 
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|The Well-traveled Writer
 
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|Opening Ceremony
 
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|Schmoozing 101
 
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|Carousel Dragons and Trips to Mars Via Automobile: Genre Influences in Historic Fairground Art
 
|Carousel Dragons and Trips to Mars Via Automobile: Genre Influences in Historic Fairground Art
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|Year in Space
 
|Year in Space
 
|Cake Appreciation Readings
 
|Cake Appreciation Readings
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|The Future of Convention Art Shows
 
|The Future of Convention Art Shows
 
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|Cake Appreciation Readings (continued)
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|E-Publishing, Indie Publishing, POD, Oh My
 
|E-Publishing, Indie Publishing, POD, Oh My
 
|Nuclear Follies
 
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|Spades Tournament (1st round begins)
 
|Spades Tournament (1st round begins)
 
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|Adult Toys of the Future (<span style="color:#FF0000">'''Adult Audience Only'''</span>)
 
|Adult Toys of the Future (<span style="color:#FF0000">'''Adult Audience Only'''</span>)
 
|Fashion and SF
 
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|T-Shirt Retrospective
 
|T-Shirt Retrospective
 
|Year in Science
 
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|Gay and Mather Art Demo
 
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|Author Table
 
|Author Table
 
|Science for Writers
 
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|Gay and Mather Art Demo (continued)
 
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|Mark Maxwell Slide Show
 
|Mark Maxwell Slide Show
 
|Crafting Stories with Strong Endings
 
|Crafting Stories with Strong Endings
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|Gay and Mather Art Demo (continued)
 
|Gay and Mather Art Demo (continued)
 
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|Baen Slide Show
 
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|Fan Films w/ Dan Thompson
 
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|History Influences in SF
 
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|Pictionary
 
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|Fan Guests: Con†Stellation Memories
 
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|Art Auction
 
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|Name That Title—Emoji Edition (begins 7:30)
 
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|Movie Premier: ''Teleios'' (continued)
 
|Lovecraftian Horror Discussion
 
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|David O. Miller Digital Art Demo
 
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|Year in Movies
 
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|Closing Ceremony
 
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Revision as of 13:27, 14 September 2017

Con†Stellation XXXV: Horologium (The Clock)

13–15 October 2017——Huntsville, Alabama

GoH: Mary Robinette Kowal      Artist GoH: David O. Miller      MC: Toni Weisskopf

The final Con†Stellation is over 🙁
We will be transforming this into a history site
Please bear with us as that transition will take some time

This page is a work in progress and is NOT YET READY FOR THE PUBLIC. Do not trust anything you read here.

Even after it does go live, please remember this is a DRAFT and will be superseded by at-con publications.

  • Convention Registration opens at noon on Friday, on the 2nd floor near the hotel restaurant & bar
  • There is a Parlor and a 3-section Ballroom (Redstone/Marshall/Athens) on the 1st floor being used for:
    • Gaming (Athens)
    • Meet The Guests event Friday night (Redstone/Marshall)
    • Readings (Redstone or Marshall)
    • General programming (Redstone or Marshall)
    • KandyKlatches (Parlor)—sign up at Convention Registration
  • There is a 3-section Ballroom (Huntsville/Madison/Decatur) and a separate 2-section Ballroom (Twickenham/Albany) on the 2nd floor being used for:
    • Main programming (Madison/Decatur)
    • Art Show (Huntsville)
    • General programming (Twickenham)
    • Dealers Room (Albany)
  • The Con Suite is on the 5th floor, Room 525
  • Room 625 will be used for certain parties
  • The prefunction area outside Twickenham/Albany will be used for:
    • Author Tables
    • Art demonstrations
  • Tables outside the bar will be used for the Spades Tournament—sign up before the Tournament at Convention Registration


 
Room
2nd Floor
1st Floor
6th Floor
2nd Floor
Time     Madison/Decatur Twickenham Albany Huntsville Redstone Marshall Parlor Athens Room 625 Author Tables Other
Friday
5P-6P Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System The Well-traveled Writer Dealer Room Opens at XXP Art Show Opens at XXP KandyKlatch - Les Johnson Game Room Opens at XXP
6P-7P Opening Ceremony Kenetic Sand/Slime Lab (Chemistry) Game Room Open
7P-8P Schmoozing 101 Carousel Dragons and Trips to Mars Via Automobile: Genre Influences in Historic Fairground Art Meet the Guests Game Room Open Author Table: Hoch
8P-9P Year in Space Cake Appreciation Readings Meet the Guests (continued) Game Room Open Author Table: Allen
9P-10P The Future of Convention Art Shows Cake Appreciation Readings (continued) Reading - Stephanie Osborn KandyKlatch - Stanley Schmidt Game Room Open Beer and Pizza Party - 9 until ?
10P-11P E-Publishing, Indie Publishing, POD, Oh My Nuclear Follies The Golden Age of Gaming Discussion Game Room Open Beer and Pizza Party (continued) Spades Tournament (1st round begins)
11P-12M Adult Toys of the Future (Adult Audience Only) Fashion and SF Game Room Closes at Midnight
 
Room
2nd Floor
1st Floor
6th Floor
2nd Floor
Time Madison/Decatur Twickenham Albany Huntsville Redstone Marshall Parlor Athens Room 625 Author Tables Other
Saturday
10A-11A T-Shirt Retrospective Year in Science Dealers Room Opens at XXA Art Show Opens at XXA Elements of an Award Winning Short Story Reading - Stanley Schmidt Puppets (Art) Game Room Opens at XXA Gay and Mather Art Demo
11A-12N Author Table Science for Writers Combat in SF - Weapons and Strategy Reading - Mary Robinette Kowal KandyKlatch - Mark Maxwell Game Room Open Gay and Mather Art Demo (continued)
12N-1P Mark Maxwell Slide Show Crafting Stories with Strong Endings Reading - Orson Scott Card Game Room Open
 Game: Inn Fighting (Taylor S Hoch)
Author Tables: Osborn & Howell Gay and Mather Art Demo (continued)
1P-2P Baen Slide Show Fan Films w/ Dan Thompson Reading - Taylor S Hoch Game Room Open Author Tables: Osborn & Howell
2P-2:30P Baen Slide Show (continues) Game Room Open
2:30P-4P Guest of Honor Speeches Game Room Open
4P-5P History Influences in SF Pictionary The Winston Science Fiction Series Reading - Les Johnson Catapults - Spaghetti towers (Engineering) Game Room Open Author Tables: Osborn & Hoch
5P-6P Fan Guests: Con†Stellation Memories Extinct - TV Series Pilot Diversity in Writing Reading - David Drake KandyKlatch - Mary Robinette Kowal Game Room Open
 Game: Fluxx (Wes Yahola)
6P-7P Future Work of Card & Johnston Delivering Exposition But That's Impossible KandyKlatch - David O Miller Game Room Open
7P-8P Art Auction Name That Title—Emoji Edition (begins 7:30) NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writers Month) Game Room Open Author Table: Osborn
8P-9P Art Auction (continued) Name That Title—Emoji Edition (continued) NaNoWriMo (continued) KandyKlatch - Stephanie Osborn Game Room Open
9P-10P Movie Premier: Teleios Urban Legends/Modern Myth Concert - Taylor S Hoch (length TBD) Making Chainmail with Bryan Jones Game Room Open Moon Princess Party - 9 until ?
10P-11P Movie Premier: Teleios (continued) Lovecraftian Horror Discussion Reading - Wes Yahola Making Chainmail with Bryan Jones (continued) Game Room Closes at Midnight Moon Princess Party (continued)
 
Room
2nd Floor
1st Floor
6th Floor
2nd Floor
Time Madison/Decatur Twickenham Albany Huntsville Redstone Marshall Parlor Athens Room 625 Author Tables Other
Sunday
10A-11A David O. Miller Digital Art Demo YA SF - Young Adult SciFi Dealers Room Opens at XXA Art Show Opens at XXA
1st Floor rooms not used on Sunday
Author Table: Yahola
11A-12N Roundtable - My Favorite Ending Gaming Art
12N-1P Roundtable - My Favorite Ending (continued) Year in Movies
1P-2P Mass Autographing Session
2P-3P Closing Ceremony
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