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Saturday, May 3 • 7:00pm - 7:55pm
The Appeal of Horror – Why do we like to be scared?

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A discussion on why we like to be scared. Panelists: Guy Anthony De Marco, Mark Stone, Sam Knight, Quincy J Allen, and Stephen Graham Jones

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Quincy J Allen

Author
Quincy J. Allen has been published in multiple anthologies, online and print magazines, as well as in one omnibus. His steampunk version of Steampelstiltskin is under contract with Fairy Punk Studios, and he’s written for the Internet radio show RadioSteam. His novel Chemical Burn—a finalist in the Rocky Mountain Writers Association Colorado Gold Writing Contest—was first published in June 2012, and has been picked up by Kevin... Read More →
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Stephen Graham Jones

Author
This Bram Stoker Award Finalist is the author of over 20 novels, Most recently, The Gospel of Z and The Least of My Scars.
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Sam Knight

Author
While doing research for a Western story, Sam Knight wasn’t too surprised to find out that, once upon a time, half of his family had been on the wrong side of the law. It stands to reason that when your great-great-grandfather was a marshal, someone in the family had to be a horse thief. He was, however, surprised to find the family name had originally been McKnight and that the thieves had taken the ‘Mc’ part of the name with... Read More →
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Guy Anthony De Marco

Author, Evil Brain Trust
Guy will be unable to attend MileHiCon. | | Guy Anthony De Marco is a speculative fiction author; a Graphic Novel Bram Stoker Award® finalist; winner of the HWA Silver Hammer Award; a prolific short story and flash fiction crafter; a novelist; an invisible man with superhero powers; a game writer (Sojourner Tales modules, Interface Zero 2.0 core team, D&D modules); and a coffee addict. One of these is false.  | | A writer... Read More →
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Mark Stone

Author
Author of the award-winning BSI series. ForWord nominated and Publisher’s Weekly Starred Reviewwriter.


Saturday May 3, 2014 7:00pm - 7:55pm
Horror Panel

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