Future Telling Science + Fiction Webinars: Past, Present, and Futurism
Celebrate the connections between STEM and storytelling in these fun, fast-paced and free webinars. Whether you’re a writer, educator or scientist, you’ll learn about bleeding-edge concepts and mind-bending views of the future with authors and experts.
Join experts in history and speculative fiction to hear how pandemics have shaped art and how this turbulent moment in world history is transforming the future of publishing and the genre. Speakers include Valerie Garver (Professor of History, Northern Illinois University), Lynne M. Thomas (Hugo Award Winning Publisher and Editor of Uncanny Magazine), and Mary Robinette Kowal (Award Winning Author of the Lady Astronaut Duology, President of the Board of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America), and Maurice Broaddus (Community Activist and Author of Pimp My Airship and The Usual Suspects).
Learn more at https://go.niu.edu/futuretelling. Registration is free and includes access to all three live events.
Wednesday, July 22 at 6:30 PM to 8:30 PMVirtual Event