John Van Stry

John Van Stry


John Van Stry writes Science Fiction and Fantasy. His best selling series are 'Portals of Infinity' and 'The Valens Legacy,' which is written under his Jan Stryvant pen name. He's had a varied career, ranging from tactical nuclear weapon systems to pacemakers. Hobbies are training big cats, riding motorcycles, playing bass.

Scheduled Programming Events Featuring John Van Stry

Day Time Name of Event
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!

CC: Meeting Rooms 4 & 5
(60 min)
Sat 10:00AM Indy Author Resources Panel

 Bad Ash Publishing owner Melissa Todd moderates this panel on where to find the best tools to assist independent authors.

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 03:00PM Indie Publishing - Latest Trends in Self-Publishing and the State of the Market

Jim Curtis will moderate this years continuing series from  Peter Grant and Dorothy Klapp on indie publishing and the state of the market, with emphasis on new developments that occurred over the previous year. 

M: Tennessee River Room
(120 min)
Sat 09:00PM Nuclear Weapons 101

Ken Roy moderates this panel discussion on Nuclear Weaponry, Radiation and nuclear effects. 

Sun 10:00AM Kaffeeklatsch

Have coffee / continental breakfast and chat with the pros.

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Trying Times (The Valens Legacy Book 14)

Portals of Infinity (8 book series)

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