Ruth Frey

MisCon 29 Attending Professional

Ruth Frey, also known as Dame Ruth, has a wide range of interests. Professionally, she works as a technician in a University biology lab, but in her free time she enjoys studying Medieval and Renaissance history as part of Realms of Avalon.

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Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

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  • panel Sat Noon - 12:50 PM, Medieval Crossbows!, Creekside Green (3)
    Panelists: Ruth Frey, Matt McAdoo

    Check out some medieval crossbows in action. Yes, we're going to fire crossbows.

  • Break Sat 12:50 - Sat 3:00
  • panel Sat 3:00 - 3:50 PM, Shoot the Knight, Creekside Green (3)
    Panelists: Ruth Frey, Matt McAdoo

    Come experience the joy Dark Ages peasants felt by filling a knight full of arrows. (Ours are padded, by the way -- the arrows, not the knights.)

  • Break Sat 3:50 - Sun 5:00
  • moderator Sun 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Writing Combat: Live Action, Programming Tent 1 (The Tent)
    Moderator: Ruth Frey; Panelists: Realms of Avalon , Terry Brooks, Steven Erikson, Peter Orullian (Rock Lord), Eldon Thompson

    Our fighters, including MisCon 28 Author GoH Steven Erikson, Realms of Avalon fighter Matt Mcadoo, and author Eldon Thompson, will act out fight scenes read aloud by author Peter Orullian and MisCon 29 Author GoH Terry Brooks. They will bring to life a fight scene featuring famous weapon master Garet Jax as well as a fight scene from Peter's new novel, Trial of Intentions. They will use actual weapons, but no famous authors will be harmed during this panel.

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