- What: 2010 KaCSFFS Writer's Workshop
- Date: Saturday, October 9, 2010
- Location: The Writers Place, 3607 Pennsylvania, KCMO
- Time: Noon to 3 PM
- Cost: $35 for general public, $25.00 for current members of The Writers Place, free for KaCSFFS members with membership card
Robin Wayne Bailey, a bestselling fantasy author and past president of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA). Bailey is the author of 18 published novels and has numerous short works, a short story collection, and a graphic novel to his credit. In addition, he is editor of two collections, and is an ad hoc professor at Longview Community College. http://www.robinwaynebailey.net
Chris McKitterick, a science fiction short story writer, novelist, editor, technical writer, and professor at University of Kansas. McKitterick is Associate Director of the KU Center for the Study of Science Fiction. His first novel, Transcendence, is scheduled for release in November 2010 by Hadley Rille Books. http://www.sff.net/people/mckitterick
Susan Satterfield, a professor at MCC-Longview Community College. Satterfield is the author of a chap book, 10 shorter works (both short fiction and poetry), board member for Missouri Center for the Book, coordinator of the MCC-Longview Literary Festival, former Director of KaCSFFS, and former Co-Chair of ConQuesT (one of the oldest running SF conventions in the country). http://www.conquestkc.org
There will be a free Build-Your-Own cappuccino Bar available to workshop participants during the event. A selection of science fiction and fantasy art by local artists will also be on display and available for sale.
Workshop registration can be paid online at http://kacsffs.blogspot.com. (See payment box on the right side of the page.)
Registration can also be mailed with your registration fee to: KaCSFFS, P.O. Box 34413, North Kansas City, MO 64116.