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Saturday, January 19 • 7:00pm - 7:50pm
Beyond Manic Pixie Dream Girls

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Laurie Penny argues that women "deserve to be able to write our own stories rather than exist as supporting characters in the stories for men." How can we write our way past 'mournful men-children' who attach themselves to the bright, the unconventionally pretty, the eager-to-please"? What movies, books, and TV shows in today's world embrace wild women and girls behaving badly, being ugly, and telling their own stories?

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Emily Leverett

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Emily Lavin Leverett is a writer, an editor, a medievalist, and an English professor. Her historical romance series, Marie de France and the Knightly Werewolf, combines her love of urban fantasy and medieval literature. The first novella, The Gentleman in Wolf’s Clothing, debuted... Read More →
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Tina Glasneck

USA Today bestselling author Tina Glasneck is back with a fantastical tale filled with magic, myth, and dragons. Fans of Norse mythology, time travel, and paranormal romance, as well as action and adventure, will enjoy this new addition in the Dragon series! www.TinaGlasneck.com


Saturday January 19, 2019 7:00pm - 7:50pm
Room 8

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