DragonCon 2013 Schedule

DragonCon__130219202025Diana will be attending DragonCon 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia this Labor Day Weekend. When she’s not at her panels, signings, and other events, she will be found with a bunch of fellow authors at the Sci-Fi and Fantasy Book Booth: 2205, 2304 – Floor 2 – America’s Mart (Peachtree Street across from Hyatt Regency & the Peachtree Street Mall). She will also be wandering the floor in her rocking outfits. If you stop by and say hi, she will give you specialty ACROSS A STAR-SWEPT SEA items exclusive to DragonCon buddies.

She will also be speaking (and sometimes signing) at the following panels throughout the weekend:

Title: Shadowhunters and Downworlders: City of Bones
Description: A discussion of the first of Cassandra Clare’s Mortal Instrument series, City of Bones. SPOILER ALERT- Only the first book will be discussed.
Time: Fri 01:00 pm
Location: A707 – Marriott (Length: 1 Hour)
Panelists: Diana Peterfreund, Leah Wilson, Tracy A. Akers, Michelle Hodkin, Elizabeth Norris

Title: Reading -Alethea Kontis and Friends
Description: From Princess Alethea’s Traveling Sideshow
Time: Fri 02:30 pm Location: Edgewood – Hyatt (Length: 1 Hour)

Title: Autograph Sessions
Time: Sat 11:30 am
Location: International Hall South – Marriott (Length: 1 Hour)
Panelists: Leanna Renee Hieber, Lev Grossman, Mari Mancusi, Sonia Gensler, Diana Peterfreund

Title: Social Media–Make it Work for You
Time: Sat 02:30 pm
Location: Embassy D-F – Hyatt (Length: 1 Hour)
Panelists: Jean Marie Ward, Keith R.A. DeCandido, Diana Peterfreund

Title: From Page to Screen
Description: How did our favorite YA books translate to the screen? Discuss recent & upcoming YA film adaptations.
Time: Sun 01:00 pm
Location: A707 – Marriott (Length: 1 Hour)
Panelists: Bryan Young, Diana Peterfreund, Beth Revis, Tracy A. Akers, Jessica Khoury

Title: So the Future Happens…and it Sucks
Description: Dystopian sci-fi. There’s a lot out there. We talk about the best, worst and why is there so much of it?
Time: Sun 07:00 pm
Location: Embassy A-B – Hyatt (Length: 1 Hour)
Panelists: Diana Peterfreund, David Macinnis Gill

Title: Sidekicks in YA
Description: All of our heroes have someone by their side. Harry has Ron and Hermione. Katniss, Peta and Gale. How do these characters help shape the story?Time: Mon 11:30 am Location: A707 – Marriott (Length: 1 Hour)
Panelists: D. A. Adams, Sarah J. Maas, Diana Peterfreund, Laurie S. Sutton, Victoria Schwab, Rachel Hartman

Come say hi! (Especially if you know the current location of John deLancie and feel like sharing.)


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3 Responses to DragonCon 2013 Schedule

  1. Angie Kroll says:

    Whoo Hoo!! Are you doing any private readings?

  2. Diana says:

    My reading this year will be at Alethea’s travelling sideshow, 2:30 on Friday — we teamed up this year — more authors, more fun (and goodie bags!)

    • Angie Kroll says:

      Bummer! I don’t think we are getting in till Friday night. I’ll do my best, though. I know you’ll be great. Bringing the munchkin?