Block 1 – Spotlight: Stephen King 9:00 AM Joanna Parypinski No Laughing Matter: Creepy Clowns as Modern Folk Devils Rahel Schmitz Mapping Digital Dis-Ease: Representations of Movement and Technology in Stephen King’s Celland Jim Sonzero’s Pulse Film 82 Karen Bovenmyer Shirley Jackson and the Fear of Ordinary People Block 2 – Horror and the Senses […]
Pitch sessions at StokerCon 2017 are an excellent way to get your work in front of industry professionals. 15 minute sessions will be scheduled between 2 pm – 5 pm in the Queen’s Salon Saturday April 29, 2017. There is no additional charge to participate. To sign up, review the list and send your top […]
The short films selected for the Final Frame Film Competition will be screened during StokerCon on April 28 from 8-10 pm in the Queen’s Salon aboard the Queen Mary in Long Beach CA. Join us for the the cocktail reception too! 10-12 in the Royal Salon. To find out more about entering click here Mike […]
Crash course in two hours: How to up the ante for your screenplay to get it noticed. The gatekeepers of Hollywood, the ones who decide if your script meets the eyes of a producer or executive or an actor, all read thousands of scripts for a living. And they are tired and they have seen […]
Would you like to moderate a panel, give a presentation or demonstrate knowledge, skills or techniques of interest to horror writers at StokerCon 2017? Submit your pitch here! Submissions accepted through Jan. 30th 2017. Applicants will be notified Feb. 15th 2017. The Convention will be held at the legendary (and haunted) Queen Mary in Long […]
Friday Oct. 7 is the last day to purchase tickets for StokerCon 2017 at $125/$145 (HWA members/non-members) Get your tickets here.
Librarians join us for special programming designed just for you! BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE $60 9:00am – 9:50pm : Keynote Address (Queen’s Salon) Speakers: Lisa Morton, Becky Spratford, Nancy Holder, George R.R. Martin 10:00am – 10:50am :Tales from the Crib: Horror for Young Readers and Young Adults Horror is for everyone! Learn about titles available […]
Head over to http://stokercon2017.horror.org/ann-radcliffe-academic-conference/for information on the academic conference that will be held at StokerCon 2017. Organized by Michele Brittany and Nicholas Diak, the conference invites proposals/abstracts related to horror studies for consideration to be presented at the Second Annual StokerCon.