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Friday, September 22 • 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Urban Fantasy

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More and more people are leaving rural areas and migrating to urban centers.  Current literary trends have reflected this.  Fantasy, once soley set in distant lands and far off places can now be found nestled in the neighbourhood next door.  Our panel will discuss this change in setting and what it means to the genre of fantasy.

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Nicola R. White

Nicola R. White is the award-winning author of the New England Furies urban fantasy romance series. She was born and raised in Halifax, where ghost stories and superstitions abound, and she has always been fascinated by the strange and morbid. In 2017, Nicola looks forward to the... Read More →
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Tanya Huff

Tanya Huff's 30 novels and 75 short stories include horror, heroic fantasy, urban fantasy, comedy, and space opera. Her Blood series was turned into the 22 episode BLOOD TIES and writing episode nine allowed her to finally use her degree in Radio & Television Arts from Ryerson Polytechnic... Read More →

Friday September 22, 2017 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Room 301 WTCC

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