Welcome to ArmadilloCon 40

August 3-5, 2018     Omni Southpark      Austin, TX

  • Guest of Honor: Deji Bryce Olukotun
  • Editor Guest: David Pomerico
  • Toastmaster: Aaron de Orive
  • Artist Guest: Rosemary Valero-O’Connell
  • Fan Guest: Craig W. Chrissinger
  • Special Guests: Holly Black & Robert J. Sawyer
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Writers’ Workshop update

Submissions have closed for this year’s workshop.

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Campbell Memorial Award Nominees at ArmadilloCon

Two current finalists for the 2018 John W. Campbell Memorial Award for Best Science Fiction Novel will be attending ArmadilloCon:

  • Deji Bruce Olukotun (for After the Flare) (our Guest of Honor)
  • Christopher Brown (for Tropic of Kansas)

Former ArmadilloCon Toastmaster Kim Stanley Robinson and former panelist John Kessel are also among the finalists.

The award is given out by the University of Kansas Gunn Center for the Study of Science Fiction. The full list of nominees is on their website.

 

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Professor Griffin will be appearing at ArmadilloCon

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We have an Artist Guest

Rosemary Valero-O’Connell has agreed to be our Artist Guest.

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Program Participants page is live

We’ve listed our current program participants. Watch this page, since more participants will be added later.

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New Writers’ Workshop Faculty

We’ve added teachers to our Writers’ Workshop faculty, including several of our major guests.

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We have an Editor Guest

David Pomerico, Executive Editor of Harper Voyager, has agreed to be our Editor Guest.

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Dealers Room page is live

We’ve added the Dealers Room page, with information for prospective ArmadilloCon vendors.

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Writers’ Workshop page is live

We’ve added a page devoted to the ArmadilloCon Writers’ Workshop. This has information about the workshop including faculty, submission guidelines, and deadlines.

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