University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

Mind-Bending Time Travelers

What if it were possible to change the past -- which, of course, would change the present and the future. Who would do it and why? From time-travelling secret agents to time wars to changing people's memories, these authors are braving the paradoxes of writing about time travel. Hear their ideas about altering reality and the difference one person or a small dedicated team can make.

Mike Chen

Mike Chen is a lifelong writer, from crafting fan fiction as a child to somehow getting paid for words as an adult. He has contributed to major geek websites, such as The Mary Sue, The Portalist, and Tor and covered the NHL for mainstream media outlets....

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Blake Crouch

Blake Crouch is a novelist and screenwriter. His novels include the New York Times bestsellers "Recursion" and "Dark Matter" and the internationally bestselling Wayward Pines trilogy, which was adapted into a television series for FOX....

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Annalee Newitz

Annalee Newitz is an American journalist and author of fiction and nonfiction. Newitz is the recipient of a Knight Science Journalism Fellowship from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and has written for Popular Science, The New Yorker, and The Washington Post....

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