’18 Panels/Events

So Say We All: A Celebration of 40 Years of Battlestar Galactica

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The Military Sci-Fi Media track kicked off their celebration of the 15th/40th anniversary of the Battlestar Galactica franchise Friday morning at 10AM in the Westin Peachtree Ballroom. This was initially slated to be a guest panel, but some last-minute cancellations meant a switch to a fan-based discussion, lead by MSFM Director and Co-Director James and Karen Henson, as well as Daniel Summers, Jr. A large part of the discussion centered on earliest fan memories of the show. Also discussed was the feeling surrounding
 
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Grab ‘Em by the Eyeballs: Writing Memorable Openings

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Ever wonder how to strike your audience dead from the very first sentence? Unlike this introduction, fantastic writing starts with a hook that kicks the audience in the pants and leaves them begging for more. Awesome notetaking, Clark Kent, but how do we write better openings than yours? Workshoppers at “Write Killer Openings” in the Hyatt Marietta at 1PM Thursday started their Dragon Con weekend off by writing an introduction on the spot and having it critiqued in front of
 
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Dragon Con Art Show Presents 135 Artists and 40 Programs

Dragon Con Art Show Presents 135 Artists and 40 Programs

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The Dragon Con Art Show is back and even bigger and better than ever before, featuring 135 artists and 40 programming items. There are over one hundred bays of hanging panels with 2D artwork and thirty 3D table displays in the gallery plus a huge print shop with artwork priced for every budget. The Art Show also has a returning bazaar with 75 artists offering their creations directly to fans. Among the 40 program items are demos and workshops that
 
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