Michael J. Allen

Michael J. Allen

     Author


A USA Today bestselling author of multi-layer science fiction and fantasy novels. In 2018, Michael expanded his list beyond his Scion space opera and Bittergate modern high fantasy series. His most recent works include two urban fantasy series (Dumpstermancer & Blood Phoenix Chronicles), a western-style fantasy from Bell Bridge Books and he was fortunate enough to join the ranks of the Four Horseman military sci-fi universe in Tales from the Lyon's Den. A former submarine reactor operator, public speaker, cooking enthusiast, and Starfleet International officer, he's enjoying teenager free days experimenting with diabetic recipes and expanding his published works through his small publishing company Delirious Scribbles Ink.

Scheduled Programming Events Featuring Michael J. Allen

Day Time Name of Event
Fri 02:30PM The 4 Horseman RT Mass Autograph Session

Chris Kennedy moderates The 4 Horseman Roundtable Mass Autograph Session

Fri 05:00PM Opening Ceremonies

Take advantage of the opportunity to meet the LibertyCon Guests and Staff and listen to our Guests of Honor speak!

Event
CC: Meeting Rooms 4 & 5
(60 min)
Fri 07:00PM Author's / Artist's Alley (MJ Allen, David Butler, C. Kennedy, Lewis )

Come by the Author's / Artist's Alley to chat, buy a book or get an autograph!

Autograph
Author's Alley (M: Plaza Ballroom Mezzanine)
(60 min)
Fri 08:00PM What's New in Weird Wild West

David Boop moderates this panel on what's new in the genre of Weird Wild West.

Sat 10:00AM Autograph Session (MJ Allen, Buettner, Del Arroz, Spriggs)

Autograph sessions will be located in the Dealer's Room. Authors will cycle through hourly, except for the author's that have their own tables who will be available when they are not scheduled in the program. Limit 5 books (if you bring more, get 5 signed and go to the back of the line.)

Autograph
Dealer's Room (M: Plaza A/B/C Ballroom)
(60 min)
Sat 12:00PM Author's / Artist's Alley (MJ Allen, Carpenter, Cordova, Tinney, James Ward)

Come by the Author's / Artist's Alley to chat, buy a book or get an autograph!

Autograph
Author's Alley (M: Plaza Ballroom Mezzanine)
(60 min)
Sat 01:00PM Author's Alley (MJ Allen, Carpenter, Cordova, Del Arroz, J. Ward)

Come by the Author's / Artist's Alley to chat, buy a book or get an autograph!

Autograph
Author's Alley (M: Plaza Ballroom Mezzanine)
(60 min)
Sat 02:00PM Essential Elements of High Fantasy

What are the essential elements that make High Fantasy readable, believable and compelling.  Our panel of experts will discuss the core of the genre.  S. Andrew Swann moderates.

Sat 05:00PM Rise of the Fae

First it was the vampires, then the werewolves, now we have the fae. In the past five years, fae have risen in popularity as subjects for urban fantasy tales. Are fae the new vampires? Or have they always been there? Why are they so popular now and where do we see them going in the future? Join a panel of experts as they discuss these latest writing trends in relation popular culture, art and the business of writing itself. Lydia Sherrer moderates. 

Sat 10:00PM Writers Tell Sea Stories II

Steve Simmons moderates this panel of authors with naval backgrounds on how the romance of the sea informs Science Fiction and Fantasy.

Sun 10:00AM Kaffeeklatsch

Have coffee / continental breakfast and chat with the pros.

Sun 01:00PM Reading: Michael J. Allen & D. Alan Lewis

Come out and have a seat as our authors reads passages of their works

Reading
CC: Meeting Room 8
(60 min)
 
 
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