The Outer Dark Symposium on the Greater Weird 2020
The Outer Dark Symposium will be a Virtual Event with programming on August 14-16, 2020
Your $25 Virtual Symposium ticket (purchase here) includes ALL THE BELOW WEIRDNESS!
1) Real-time access to all programming (panels, readings, State of the Weird 2020 Roundtable, Silver Scream FX Lab Virtual Tour, short and feature film screenings, & more) on Zoom platform. Our main programming track hours are Friday August 14 [7 p.m. to 11 p.m.], Saturday August 15 [11 a.m. to 11 p.m.], and Sunday August 16 [12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.] All Eastern (U.S.) Time Zone (ET).
2) Real-time access to Facebook Live Group Stream of all Zoom programming if you'd rather watch it there.
3) Real-time access to Q&A and exclusive social breakout/chat rooms and late night parties in Discord.
4) Ebook of The Outer Dark Symposium 2020 Program Chapbook with original art, fiction, and nonfiction by our guests and other contributors, amazing cover by Jeanne D'Angelo. Available as .mobi, epub, and PDF
5) Pre-symposium (Thurs. Aug. 13) group screening of The Beach House with 30-day free Shudder trial and discussion afterwards on The Horror Pod Class hosted by Tyler Unsell with special guest Orrin Grey.
6) More perks may be added thanks to our fantastic sponsors and partners!
PLEASE READ: If you have purchased a ticket for our original conference or are a guest, scholarship recipient, Indiegogo supporter, supporting member, sponsor, or volunteer, you do NOT need to buy a ticket to attend. Anyone who purchased a ticket here for the symposium on its original March dates also has an automatic ticket to the 2021 symposium which hopefully will be a physical event at Silver Scream FX Lab, dates to be announced in late 2020 or early 2021 or whenever it is safe to schedule. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about your ticket status of if you wish to request a refund.
The Outer Dark Symposium on the Greater Weird is the only annual conference focused on contemporary Weird fiction.
CONFIRMED GUESTS/PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS
Mike Allen, Sara Amis, Natania Barron, Laura Blackwell, Gregory Norman Bossert, Daniel Braum, JS Breukelaar, Michael Bukowski, Jesse Bullington, Chesya Burke, Benjamin Capps, Jeanne DAngelo, L.M. Davis, Milton Davis, Julie C. Day, Kristi DeMeester, Seb Doubinsky, Jeffrey Ford, Chris Gavaler, Fiona Maeve Geist, Craig Laurance Gidney, Larissa Glasser, Orrin Grey, Nick Gucker, Edward Austin Hall, Lynne Hansen, Brian R. Hauser, Alex Hofelich, Matthew Jaffe, Valjeanne Jeffers, Gwendolyn Kiste, Nicole Givens Kurtz, Carrie Laben, Izzy Lee, Tonya Liburd, Kyoko M, Ian McDowell, Violette L. Meier, Gabriela Damián Miravete, Shane Morton, Hysop Mulero, Stacey Palmer, Liv Rainey-Smith, Sarah Read, Sumiko Saulson, Eric Schaller, Jeff Strand, Brooke Warra, Kortney Watkins, Lesley Wheeler, Gordon B. White, Robert Wilson, Jennifer Wilson, teri.zin.
HOSTS: Scott Nicolay and Anya Martin
All panels and readings also will be featured on The Outer Dark weekly podcast which airs on This Is Horror, reaching thousands of listeners who are readers of Weird and speculative fiction. Catch up at www.theouterdark.com
Silver Scream FX Lab (View)
4215 Thurman Rd
Conley, GA 30288
|Minimum Age: 14|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|