Update: here's details
of the free/general admission talk I'm giving on Saturday at Bradford's 1 in 12 club
I'm heading to Bradford tomorrow for Eight Squared Con, the 2013 Eastercon. I'm appearing on several programme items:
* Friday, 17h: Reading, Hawthorn Room
* Saturday, 12h: "On Twitter, Everyone Can Hear You Scream," Boardroom (panel)
* Saturday, 13h: Book launch for RAPTURE OF THE NERDS, Conservatory
* Saturday, 19h: "Genre Get-Together: Science Fiction," Conservatory (signing)
* Sunday, 12h: "Ready, Steady, Flash," Boardroom (live flash fiction writing)
I'm also doing something in town on Saturday (details TBD) with the 1 in 12 Library Book Club.
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