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Joseph Malik is the author of Dragon's Trail, an international bestselling fantasy technothriller. He has worked as a stuntman, a high-rise window washer, a computational linguist, a touring rock musician, and a soldier in the United States Special Operations Command. A veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he writes and lectures on advanced intelligence theory and asymmetric warfare for the U.S. military.
Scheduled Panels and Presentations:
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Fri 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Sensing Violence, Ballroom C
Moderator: Joseph Malik; Panelists: Cheryl Glenn, Elliott Kay, Joseph Malik, John Olsen
What does violence sound like? Smell like? How does it feel and taste? Are the details of violence like those we see in movies? If not, should you write them realistically or cinematically?
- Break Fri 5:50 - Sat 3:00
Sat 3:00 - 3:50 PM, Author Readings: Malik, Wells, Yellowstone
Panelists: Joseph Malik, Dean Wells
Join our authors as they read from their latest works! (25 minutes a piece)
- Break Sat 3:50 - Sat 5:00
Sat 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Real-Life Villains, Patio Tent (1)
Moderator: Cheryl Glenn; Panelists: Cheryl Glenn, Joseph Malik
Why do people do bad things? What motivates someone to use their powers for evil and not for good? Come ponder this with our panel of experts.
- Break Sat 5:50 - Sun 11:00
Sun 11:00 - 11:50 AM, Weapons Reality for Authors, Patio Tent (1)
Moderator: LJ Bonham; Panelists: LJ Bonham, Joseph Malik, D.L Solum
Why a ".45" doesn't have 45 shots and other weapons cliches that destroy your story's credibility.
- Break Sun 11:50 - Sun 2:00
Sun 2:00 - 2:50 PM, Spotlight: Malik Reynolds-Ward,, Spotlight
Panelists: Joseph Malik, Joyce Reynolds-Ward
Meet a few of our authors, get signatures, and see what they're up to these days.