Selection of independent short and not so short films to while away the Sunday.
Aliette de Bodard
Guest of Honour Aliette de Bodard reads.
Jussi Ahlroth (PJ), Sara B Elfgren, Nene Ormes, Mats Strandberg, Caitlin Sweet
The role of music in fiction is a tricky one. Do we need/want to listen to music when we write/read? Is there something specific that needs to be there, certain music that reminds us of something we’ve read? Do we “hear” music when we read about it? Is it possible to convey the sense of music via words?
A socio-critical presentation of a 2011 Cuban zombie movie.
Come chat with our Guest of Honour over a cup of coffee.
Register at the Info, max. 12 persons.
Come and meet some of our writer guests in an informal chat over a cup
of coffee in the fandom lounge. Discuss writing, reading, books, and
everything! Sign up at the info desk.
Merja Polvinen (PJ), Stefan Ekman, Fionna O’Sullivan, Tommy Persson
This panel will share experiences of different kinds of reading practices. We will talk about actual physical situations of reading, the sensory and emotional experiences of reading, the attitudes called for by different kinds of genres and what happens when we read against the grain, as well as the underlying reasons for why such diverse practices and experiences might exist.
Peter Watts, J. Pekka Mäkelä
Peter Watts lukee englanninkielistä alkuteosta ja J. Pekka Mäkelä tekemäänsä suomennosta.
Johan Anglemark (PJ), Sara B Elfgren, Mats Strandberg
Tom Crosshill (PJ) Aliette de Bodard, Emmi Itäranta, Karin Tidbeck
All our panelists write fiction in English without it being their mother tongue.
Johan Anglemark (PJ), Nene Ormes