ConDFW XVI

Panelists

This year’s confirmed panelists.

Paul Abell

Dr. Paul Abell is the Lead Scientist for Planetary Small Bodies assigned to the Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science Directorate at the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. His main areas of interest are physical characterization of near-Earth objects…
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Taylor Anderson

Taylor Anderson is the New York Times Bestselling Author of the DESTROYERMEN Series, which includes (so far) INTO THE STORM, CRUSADE, MAELSTROM, DISTANT THUNDERS, RISING TIDES, FIRESTORM, IRON GRAY SEA, STORM SURGE, DEADLY SHORES, STRAITS OF HELL, and BLOOD IN…
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Larry Atchley, Jr.

Larry Atchley Jr. grew up in Grapevine, Texas, writing stories and poetry since he was a teenager. His first big break as a writer came when authors Janet Morris and Chris Morris invited him to collaborate with them on a…
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Julie Barrett

Julie Barrett is a writer, photographer, and maker of interesting things from Plano, TX. She is also a founding member of The Generic Radio Workshop, and sells photography and art through SteamCat.net. Julie writes short stories, radio plays, and whatever…
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Paul Black

Paul Black always wanted to make movies, but a career in advertising sidetracked him. Born and raised in Chicago, he is the international award-winning author of The Tels, Soulware, Nexus Point, The Presence and The Samsara Effect. He has twice…
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Karen Bogen

K.B. Bogen has a head for technology, a knack for humor, and a taste for the macabre.  A native Texan, she holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and Engineering from UT Arlington, as well as several health…
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Patricia Burroughs

Patricia Burroughs, aka Pooks, is an award-winning screenwriter and novelist. She is the only writer in the history of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences’ Nicholl Fellowships to have two different scripts named as Finalists, and was awarded…
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Lillian Stewart Carl

Lillian Stewart Carl writes in multiple genres at multiple lengths. Her work often features paranormal/fantasy themes and always features plots based on mythology, history, and archaeology. Her latest novel is THE AVALON CHANTER, seventh in the Jean Fairbairn/Alasdair Cameron series.…
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Dantzel Cherry

Dantzel Cherry has been published in such markets as Fireside, Galaxy’s Edge, and the upcoming LITTLE GREEN MEN–ATTACK! Anthology from Baen Books. She lives in Fort Worth with her husband, daughter, and obligatory cat. By day she raises her daughter…
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Bill Crider

Bill Crider is the author of fifty published novels and numerous short stories. He won the Anthony Award for Best First Mystery Novel in 1987 for Too Late to Die and was nominated for the Shamus Award for Best First…
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