New Gaylaxicon 2007 Guests
4-4: As of today, we are confirmed that Tor fantasy author David B. Coe, author of the Winds of the Forelands series, will be joining us in October! Also, Shaun Lyon of Outpost Gallifrey fame and author Steve Berman will be making the trek to Atlanta to join us for the con. We're very excited to have this folks participating in Gaylaxicon 2007! As always, visit the Guests page to find out more about all our guests!
Guest of Honor
The guest of honor for Gaylaxicon 2007 will be Jim Grimsley.
Jim is the author of Comfort & Joy, published in 1999; Winter Birds, a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Award and winner of the Sue Kaufman Prize from the American Academy of Arts and Letters; Dream Boy, nominated for the Lambda Award for fiction and winner of the GLBTF Book Award for Fiction from the ALA; and My Drowning, a Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Writers Award winner. He is also a playwright and the author of Mr. Universe and Other Plays. Jim's science fiction and fantasy works include "Free in Asveroth" (a story that first appeared in Bending the Landscape: Science Fiction and was selected to appear in The Year’s Best Science Fiction edited by Gardner Dozois), Kirith Kirin (which won the Lambda Literary Award in 2000), its sequels The Ordinary (named one of the Top Ten science fiction books of the year by Booklist and winner of the Lambda) and The Last Green Tree (to appear November 2006) plus numerous short stories. He lives in Atlanta
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