Friday, 1:00 p.m., St. Pete 3 (room): The Resurgence of Fairytales—We have fairy tales popping up all over the place: in film, television. Literature. Is this just an offshoot of urban fantasy or is it a return to childhood?
Friday, 3:00 p.m., St. Pete 3: The Best Movie Superhero Team Ever— Just a little daydreaming here by our panel of superhero loving authors.
Friday, 10:00 p.m., St. Pete 3: LGBT Characters in Literature and Film—How are LGBT characters treated? Are they just stereotypes or do they have depth and realism?
Saturday, 1:00 p.m., St. Pete 3: Military SF: What does it tell us about ourselves?—Are we hopelessly warlike or are there other reasons military SF is popular?
Saturday, 7:00 p.m., HTC 3: Diversity in SF & F—Is the fiction we read more diverse than we are? How can we get the message of SF & F to those who may think it is only for straight
Sunday, 10:00 a.m., DEMENS: Erotica vs. Porn—What makes something erotic vs. raunchy? How do you write the difference in your fiction?