Missoula's Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

MisCon 32: May 25 - 28, 2018 Missoula, Montana

Sanan Kolva

MisCon 32 Panel Volunteer

Sanan Kolva is a native of eastern Washington. A technical editor by day, and writer of epic fantasy by night, break, and whenever else she makes free time, she is the author of The Chosen of the Spears series. She also has short stories in the anthologies “Hoofbeats: Flying With Magical Horses”, “Horseshoes, Hand Grenades, and Magic”, and “Steam. And Dragons”. When not writing, she enjoys baking and decorating cakes. Sanan can be found at http://sanankolva.com.

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

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  • panel Sat 1:00 - 1:50 PM, Ask the Editor, Ballroom B
    Moderator: Andrea Howe; Panelists: Meradeth Houston, Andrea Howe, Sanan Kolva, Patrick Swenson, Clare Wood

    It's back! Ask our panel of editors anything you want about editing and writing!

  • Break Sat 1:50 - Sun 2:00
  • panel Sun 2:00 - 2:50 PM, Spotlight: Kolva, Reynolds-Ward, Ellsworth, Spotlight
    Panelists: Spencer G. Ellsworth, Sanan Kolva, Joyce Reynolds-Ward

    Meet a few of our authors, get signatures, and see what they're up to these days.

  • Break Sun 2:50 - Mon 1:00
  • panel Mon 1:00 - 1:50 PM, Opponents, Dragon Pavilion (1)
    Moderator: Brenda Carre; Panelists: Dave Bara, Brenda Carre, Sanan Kolva, Krista Wallace, Danica Winters

    We’re not talking about villains here. We’re talking about those characters who attack your hero’s weaknesses and oppose him in every way. What are some examples of opponents in popular stories? How can you write a decent opponent?