Missoula's Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

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

Kaye Thornbrugh

MisCon 32 Panel Volunteer

Kaye Thornbrugh is an award-winning reporter and the author of the bestselling Flicker series. She lives in the beautiful Inland Northwest, and though she hasnít seen any faeries in the woods just yet, she remains optimistic. Visit Kaye online at www.kayethornbrugh.com

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

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  • panel Fri 6:00 - 6:50 PM, Femininity in Geekdom, Rocket Tent (1)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic , Kaye Thornbrugh, Tavisha Wolfgarth-Simons

    Calling all gamer girls, cosplay cuties, and film femmes! Whatís awesome about being a feminine geek? Whatís not so awesome, and what can we do to make it better?

  • Break Fri 6:50 - Sun Noon
  • panel Sun Noon - 12:50 PM, Squeezing in Backstory, Monster Tent (1)
    Moderator: Peter Wacks (pjwacks); Panelists: Carol Berg, Michael Hodges, Kaye Thornbrugh, Peter Wacks (pjwacks)

    How can you squeeze backstory into every line of your story from start to finish? How much of your character's backstory should you know before you start writing?

  • Break Sun 12:50 - Sun 7:00
  • panel Sun 7:00 - 7:50 PM, Guardians of Love & Justice: Women in Comics, Patio Tent (1)
    Moderator: Cheyanne Chadwick; Panelists: Cheyanne Chadwick, Kaye Thornbrugh, Tavisha Wolfgarth-Simons

    Strong feminine characters: hyper-feminine people who are strong and will save the world without relying on men. The men in these stories are supportive and encourage the women to believe in themselves, and assist without trying to save the day for them.