The Outer Symposium on the Greater Weird, Silver Scream FX Lab and Hotel Indigo-College Park, Atlanta, GA, March 22-23.

Atlanta Sci-Fi & Fantasy Expo, North DeKalb Mall, Atlanta, GA, Mar. 9-10.

Passage to the Dreamtime Dramatic Reading by Phoenix Creative Collective. Q&A after performance, Merced Multicultural Arts Center, Merced, CA, Feb. 28 & March 1, 7:30 P.M.

SF in SF with Anya Martin and Nick Mamatas, American Bookbinders Museum, San Francisco, CA, February 24, 6 P.M.


Book Launch Party for Sleeping with the Monster, Eagle Eye Book Shop, Atlanta, GA, Nov. 13, 7 P.M.

World Fantasy Con, Baltimore, MD, Nov. 1-4Night-Time Logic Reading Series, with Robert Levy, Hosted by Daniel Braum, KGB Bar, New York City, Sept. 25, 7 P.M.

DragonCon, Atlanta, GA, Aug. 30-Sept. 3

WorldCon 76, San Jose, CA, August 16-20

The Outer Dark Symposium on the Greater Weird, Winchester Mystery House, San Jose, CA, March 23-24

Atlanta Sci-Fi & Fantasy Expo, Atlanta, GA, Mar. 3-4


H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival & CthulhuCon, Portland, OR, Oct. 6-8.

DragonCon, Atlanta, GA, Sept. 1-4.

NecronomiCon, Providence, RI, Aug. 17-20



10:30-11:45 MACHINATIONS AND MESMERISM: How Middle European Fantasists & Romanticists informed Modern Horror – Grand Ballroom, Biltmore 17th Floor
Panelists: Leslie Klinger, Steve Mariconda, Anya Martin, Farah R. Smith (Moderator)

1:30-2:45 PM STORIES FROM THE BORDERLAND – LIVE! – Renaissance Room, Biltmore 17th Floor Special Presentation: Featuring the art of Michael Bukowski and Jeanne D’Angelo, with discussion led by Anya Martin and Scott Nicolay. More details TBA.


12-1:30 PM PODCAST – The Outer Dark Podcast LIVE! – L’Apogee, Biltmore 17th Floor


1:30-2:45 PM MARY SHELLEY and FRANKENSTEIN: The Roots of Cosmic Horror – Grand Ballroom, Biltmore 17th Floor. Panelists: Gwendolyn Kiste, Leslie Klinger, Anya Martin (Moderator), Holly Schwadron


WorldCon 75, Helsinki, FINLAND, Aug. 9-13

The Outer Dark Symposium on the Greater Weird, Atlanta, GA, Mar. 24-26

Atlanta Sci-Fi & Fantasy Expo, Atlanta, GA, Mar. 4-5


H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival, Portland, OR., Oct. 6-9.

DragonCon, Atlanta, GA.

State of Black Science Fiction Con, Atlanta, GA., June 11-12


World Fantasy Convention, Saratoga Springs, NY, Nov. 5-8


FRIDAY 10 AM Reading, Broadway 2 & 8 PM Mass Author Signing, City Center 2A&2B

SATURDAY, 3-4 PM Panel, City Center 2B

Old Weird, New Weird, or Just Plain Weird
When, and where, do they converge, and converse?
Tom Monteleone (mod.), Ellen Datlow, Michael Kelly, Anya Martin, Maura McHugh

Listen to this panel online on Scott Nicolay’s The Outer Dark podcast here.

Necronomicon, Providence, RI, August 20-23


4-5:15 PM NEW WEIRD – Grand Ballroom, Biltmore 17th Floor
Panelists: Lois Gresh, Caitlín Kiernan, Scott Nicolay, Vincent O’Neil, Joe Pulver, Jeffrey Thomas; Moderator: Anya Martin

Listen to this panel online on Scott Nicolay’s The Outer Dark podcast here.

1:-2:15 PM SHE WALKS IN SHADOWS NO MORE – Grand Ballroom, Biltmore 17th Floor
Panelists: Lois Gresh, Caitlín Kiernan, Anya Martin, Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Ann Schwader; Moderator: Faye Ringel

5:30-6:45 PM AUTHOR READINGS – L’Apogee, Biltmore 17th Floor
Anya Martin, Scott Nicolay, and Joseph S. Pulver
I’ll be reading the beginning of “Old Tsah-Hov” from the CASSILDA’S SONG anthology edited by Joe Pulver

World Horror Convention, Atlanta, GA, May 7-10 (Programming Director)

DragonCon, Atlanta, GA, Sept. 4-7

Monsterama, Atlanta, GA, Oct. 2-4


H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival and Cthulhucon, Portland, OR, April 11-13

World Horror Convention, Portland, OR, May 8-11

Monsterama, Atlanta, GA, Aug. 1-3

DragonCon, Atlanta, GA, Aug. 29-Sept. 1

World Fantasy Convention, Alexandria, VA, Nov. 6-9


AnachroCon, Atlanta, GA, Feb. 22-24

World Horror Convention, New Orleans, LA, June 13-16

Northeastern Writers Convention (NECON), Bristol, RI, July 18-21

Necronomicon, Providence, RI

DragonCon, Atlanta, GA,

World Fantasy Convention, Brighton, England, Oct. 31-Nov. 3


World Horror Convention, Salt Lake City, UT, March 29-April 1

Heroes Con, Charlotte, NC, June 22-24

Faerie Escape, Atlanta, GA, June 15-17

Free Comic Book DayCriminal Records, Atlanta, GA, May 5

San Diego Comic Con, July 11-15

Thurs. July 12, Womanthology panel, 4-5 p.m.

Signings with Mado Pena:

Womanthology Table, Artists Alley, BB09-10, Thurs. July 12, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

IDW Booth, #2643, Fri. July 13, 10-11 a.m.

deviantART, Artists Alley, AA09-16/BB 11-12, Fri. July 13, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Womanthology Table, Artists Alley, BB09-10, Sat. July 14, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

(Check at Womanthology table for additional signing times)

Rockabilly Luau, Atlanta, Aug. 4

DragonCon, Atlanta, GA, Aug. 31-Sept. 3

KillerCon, Las Vegas, NV, Sept. 20-23

Anime Weekend Atlanta, Sept. 28-30

New York Comic Con, Oct. 11-14

World Fantasy Convention, Toronto, Ontario, Nov. 1-4