Past Appearances

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Throughout 2008
Hosting a series of free, monthly, astronomy lectures at Allegheny Observatory. The Public Lecture Series are held the third Friday of every month, 7 to 10 PM.

Seton Hill University January 2008 Residency  
Writing Popular Fiction Program  
Greensburg, PA

Nebula Awards Weekend
April 2008. Austin, TX

Seton Hill University June 2008 Residency  
Writing Popular Fiction Program

In Your Write Mind Alumni Writing Retreat

"Who's Who in SF Publishing"
Seton Hill University, Greensburg, PA

Campbell Conference
July 2008 Lawrence, Kansas

Alpha, the SF/F/H Workshop for Young Writers
July 16 - 25, 2008  
University of Pittsburgh, Greensburg Campus

Confluence 2008
July 25 - 27, 2008

Friday   5:00pm  The Alpha Writer's Workhop: A Review 
Ann Cecil, David Barr Kirtley, John Schmid, Thomas Seay, Diane Turnshek   (M) 
The teen writing workshop is over. Hear how it went and what's on the docket for next year.
Friday   7:00pm  Life in the Universe
Diane Turnshek 
Saturday10:00pm  The Sex Panel
Kevin Hayes, Bud Sparhawk, Diane Turnshek (M) 
Sunday  12:00 noon Reading
Diane Turnshek 
Sunday   1:00pm  Using Real Science in Science Fiction
Paul Melko, Bud Sparhawk, Diane Turnshek, Mary A. Turzillo   (M)
How does science fiction incoporate the latest advances in science? The panel looks at examples in SF as well as at some recent science that will make good SF in the (hopefully) near future.