David Boop

MisCon 27 Attending Professional

David Boop is a Denver-based speculative fiction author. He’s also an award-winning essayist, and screenwriter. Before turning to fiction, David worked as a DJ, film critic, journalist, and actor. As Editor-in-Chief at IntraDenver.net, David’s team was on the ground at Columbine making them the first internet only newspaper to cover such an event. That year, they won an award for excellence from the Colorado Press Association for their design and coverage. 
His debut novel, the sci-fi/noir She Murdered Me with Science, is back in print from WordFire Press after a six-year hiatus. Additionally, Dave is prolific in short fiction with over fifty short stories and two short films

David is a Denver-based single dad, returning college study, temp worker and author. He has one novel (the sci-fi/noir "She Murdered Me with Science" release in '08) and over thirty short stories, novellas and flash fictions across several genres including weird western, zombie horror, urban sci-fi and pulp hero. His most recent is the Steampunk Western, "Kit Carson versus the Toad Men of the Rio Gila" in Gears and Levers 3 and "Most Dangerous Honeys" for Moonstone Books' Honey West anthology (his second media tie-in. He's also worked as an MC and Toastmaster, interviewing such names as Kevin J. Anderson, James Marsters and the Tron 30th reunion. Additionally, he's had two short films made and is in preproduction for a third. His hobbies include film noir, anime, Mayans and the Blues.

Web site: http://www.davidboop.com/

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:


  • Fri 3:00 - 3:50 PM, Creating Fictional Societies, Upstairs Programming 1 (259)
  • Break Fri 3:50 - Sat 5:00
  • Sat 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Working With Licensed Intellectual Properties, Containment Room (Upstairs)
  • Sat 6:00 - 6:50 PM, Learning the Game: Query Letters/Elevator Pitches, Upstairs Programming 2 (260)
  • Break Sat 6:50 - Sun 10:00
  • Sun 10:00 - 10:50 AM, The Role of Religion in Science Fiction/Fantasy, The Cave (Downstairs)
  • Break Sun 10:50 - Mon 11:00
  • Mon 11:00 - 11:50 AM, Author Book Signing, Containment Room (Upstairs)
  • Mon Noon - 12:50 PM, David Boop Re-envisions the Old West, Upstairs Programming 2 (260)

Moderator Schedule


David Boop Re-envisions the Old West (Mon 12:00)

Scheduled Games:


  • Mon 11:00 - Noon, Author Book Signing, NO Table

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