The winter Baltimore show I attend, Farpoint is just over a week away so I thought I’d post my schedule. Those who attend always have a great time and for those considering coming, we’ll be waiting for you.
Movie trailers & free-form talk
10 a.m. Valley Ballroom
Star Trek S.C.E.
Keith R.A. DeCandido (M), Bob Greenberger, Robert Jeschonek, Terri Osborne, Rich White
Writers of the Starfleet Corps of Engineers talk about this innovative e-book series.
11 a.m. Salon A
The Boogie Knights
(OK, I’m not in this, but Kate is so it’s close enough. And for fans, Keith DeCandido will be debuting with the group, providing percussion and will adopt an appropriately silly name.)
Noon Valley Ballroom
Media Tie-In Writers of America
Bob Greenberger (M), Michael Jan Friedman, Keith R.A. DeCandido, Peter David
The niche within a niche is finally getting the recognition it deserves. Find out how authors are banding together and what they – and the fans – can expect from this organization which is really entitled the International Association of Media Tie-in Writers.
1 p.m. Salon A
The Bob & Howie Show
The ultimate program filler returns for its 22nd consecutive year! Bob and Howard Weinstein always manage to find something to argue about over the course of an hour.
9:30 a.m. Valley Ballroom
Star Trek: The Anniversary – Keith R.A. DeCandido (M), Peter David, Michael Jan Friedman, Bob Greenberger, Howie Weinstein
Writers discuss Star Trek’s 40th anniversary, how Star Trek has evolved over the decades, and Paramount’s upcoming projects to celebrate the event.
Noon, Derby Room
Robbie will also have a one-line appearance in the afternoon’s fan-written and produced Showcase which is usually worth your time and attention.