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Saturday, May 30 • 11:00pm - Sunday, May 31 •12:00am
How Hollywood Gets Science Wrong….Or Right

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Hollywood tends to have a skewed view of science. What are some of the most scientifically correct movies and what are the worst?

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Kelly Lockhart

Baen Books
ConCarolinas co-founder Kelly Lockhart has been a regular presence on the convention scene since he was a teenager back in the mid-80s. Over the years, he has done a little bit of everything in fandom: running costume contests, art shows, consuites, computer gaming rooms, working with the media, helping out with parades, overseeing convention operations, co-chairing a WorldCon bid, serving on multiple con committees, and being a panelist and... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Jim Craig

Jim Craig

There are more things that interest me than can fit in this space. But, for the con, I'm happy to talk about science (especially astronomy and evolution) and science fiction (especially the history of the genre). | | I'll be easy to spot. Just look for the red hat.
avatar for Chris A. Jackson

Chris A. Jackson

I am a sailor and a writer. Usually I do both at once, but lately I've been ashore writing even more. I write Pathfinder Tales for Paizo Publishing, and some shorter fiction for other gaming publishers. I also have an award-winning series of nautical fantasy (yes, there are pirates) with Dragon Moon Press, and several successful self-published titles, including the kindle best seller, the Weapon of Flesh trilogy. More titles coming later this... Read More →
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Micki Knop

Organizer, Charlotte Geeks
I follow pop culture, sci-fi TV, bad movies (especially from the 60's and 70's). I am an avid reader and used to work in the publishing industry. My curiosity knows no bounds and love to learn about knew things each and every day.
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James Maxey

I'm the author of two epic fantasy series (Dragon Age/Bitterwood and Dragon Apocalypse/Greatshadow), a superhero duet (Nobody Gets the Girl and Burn Baby Burn) and a steampunk Oz novel (Bad Wizard). My short stories have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies, with the best of my work appearing in the collection There is No Wheel. I live in Hillsborough, NC with my wife Cheryl and too many cats. I teach numerous workshops on writing... Read More →


Saturday May 30, 2015 11:00pm - Sunday May 31, 2015 12:00am
Concord G (Programming)

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