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

Comes the Apocalypse

Would it actually be good for the world to end so we could start over? Authors Chuck Wendig, Kimi Eisele, Tochi Onyebuchi and Mike Chen discuss their post-apocalyptic visions.

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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Kimi Eisele

Kimi Eisele is a writer and multidisciplinary artist. Her writing has appeared in Guernica, Longreads, Orion Magazine, High Country News and elsewhere. She holds a master’s degree in geography from the University of Arizona, where in 1998 she founded You Are Here: The Journal of Creative Geography....

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Chuck Wendig

Chuck Wendig is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of "Star Wars: Aftermath," as well as the Miriam Black thrillers, the Atlanta Burns books, "Zeroes," "Invasive," and "Wanderers....

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