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

Workshop: Scientists Who Write Science Fiction

Real-life scientists Jeff Doty and Bruce Davis will explore how their work helps and hinders them when writing science fiction.

Bruce Davis

Bruce Davis is a general and trauma surgeon based in Mesa, Ariz. He finished medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago way back in the 1970s and did his surgical residency at Bethesda Naval Hospital....

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J.L. Doty

Jim Doty is a full-time science-fiction and fantasy writer, scientist and laser geek (with a doctorate in electrical engineering, specialty laser physics), and former running-dog-lackey for the bourgeois capitalist establishment....

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