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SFX Book Con

Saturday 24th February 2018 1pm - 5pm 107 Charing Cross Road Literary Event, Signing, Chargeable Event

SFX, the UK's biggest selling sci-fi and fantasy magazine, has teamed up with Foyles to bring you an afternoon with some of the UK’s most exciting genre writers. Set coordinates for a bookish celebration with spaceships and sorcery, death rays and dragons, powered by author panels and signings!

 

1:00 – 2:00pm

Life, the Universe and Adaptation

What makes a great adaptation, how they can go spectacularly wrong and what it's like to see your worlds appear on screen... A stellar line-up of authors discuss.

Authors: Richard Morgan, Claire North, Adam Roberts, Anna Smith Spark & Vic James.

 

2:00 – 3:00pm

Signing/ Break

 

3:00 – 4:00pm

Lost In Space (Opera)

Is it still possible to tell interstellar stories with the utopian ideals of Star Trek: The Next Generation, or is space better when it's dark? We assemble some of the biggest names in space opera to debate.

Authors: Peter F Hamilton, Adrian Tchaikovsky, Gareth L Powell, Adam Christopher & ​Una McCormack.

 

4:00 – 5:00pm

Signing

 

Authors will be signing after their respective panels. Each ticket includes an SFX goody bag and 10% discount in The Cafe at Foyles valid on the day of the event.

 

Tickets: £15 standard / £12 Foyalty members. When purchasing a Foyalty ticket, please do not forget to bring your Foyalty card with you.

Venue: The Auditorium at Foyles, Level 6, 107 Charing Cross Road

 

*Not a Foyalty member but would like to gain access to discounted tickets, exclusive offers and giveaways? Click here to register free today!

 

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