University of California, Riverside

Eaton Science Fiction Conference


Science Fiction Media (April 10-14, 2013)

The 2013 Eaton Science Fiction Conference

The 2013 Eaton Science Fiction Conference will be held April 11 to April 14, 2013 at the Riverside Marriott Hotel. The 2013 Eaton Science Fiction Conference—co-sponsored with the Science Fiction Research Association (SFRA)—will examine science fiction in multiple media.

The Conference is sponsored by the University of California, Riverside Libraries and the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences. We are pleased this year to partner with the Science Fiction Research Association (SFRA).

special guests at the 2013 Eaton Science Fiction Conference

These special guests will be presenting on different panels throughout the conference.
Larry Niven, award-winning science fiction author
Gregory Benford, award-winning science fiction author and astrophysicist
David Brin, award-winning science fiction author and scientist

Andŕe Bormanis, Writer/Producer for Star Trek: Enterprise, Threshold, Eleventh Hour, Legend of the Seeker, and Tron: Uprising
Kevin Grazier, Hollywood science adviser for Battlestar Galactica, Defiance, Eureka, and Falling Skies
James Gunn, American science fiction writer and and SFFWA Grand Master

Special Presentations by members of the Art Director's Guild 

Mimi Gramatky, President IATSE Local 800

Robert Stromberg, two time Academy Award Winner for Art Direction
Full list of guild presenters
The 2012 and 2013 recipients of the J. Lloyd Eaton Lifetime Achievement Award in Science Fiction.

Award-winning author Ursula K. Le Guin
Producer and special effects creator Ray Harryhausen
Spider-Man co-creator Stan Lee

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