EDUCATORS’ CONFERENCE
Saturday, 21 February             9 am to 3 pm
For teachers, librarians, media specialists and educators of K-12. (future teachers and parents welcome!)
Certificates that can be used towards Professional Development Credit available.
CALL FOR PAPERS!
LTUE is looking for academic papers on science fiction, fantasy or horror themes.  If you have a question, a paper or a proposal for a paper, email aacademics (at) ltue (dot) org or download flyer.  Deadline is November 15, 2008. Click here for a PDF of the rules.
SHORT STORY, POETRY & ART CONTESTS. 
LTUE ART SHOW!
 K-12 art welcome!  Must meet BYU standards. Contact us for details!  Deadline is January 15, 2009.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
Do you want to help organize and run LTUE? We’re looking for help.  NExt meeting TBA.  Email us for more info!
PROCEEDINGS VOLUMES
Proceedings of the various symposia are on sale! Go to the Deep Thoughts page for more information!
DVDs of selected panels from LTUE 2007 will be available soon!mailto:academics@ltue.org?subject=LTUE%20papersmailto:academics@ltue.org?subject=LTUE%20papersLTUE2009_files/ltuecall2008a.pdfLTUE2009_files/ltuecall2008a.pdfLTUE2009_files/ltuecall2009.pdfLTUE2009_files/ltuecall2009.pdfshapeimage_2_link_0shapeimage_2_link_1shapeimage_2_link_2shapeimage_2_link_3shapeimage_2_link_4shapeimage_2_link_5

SPECIAL GUESTS: 

*Michael McDonough, sound editor and re-mixer on many feature-length films (Star Trek 8 & 9), TV shows, commercials and radio programs (Bradbry 13) (THURSDAY 11 AM presentation)

*Brandon Mull, author of the "Fablehaven" books (FRIDAY Noon-3 PM ONLY!)

*Brandon Sanderson, author of the "Mistborn Trilogy"

*Howard Tayler, creator of Schlock Mercenary

*James Dashner, author of The 13th Reality series

*Dave Wolverton (David Farland), author of the “Runelords” books (SATURDAY only!)

*L. E. Modesitt, jr., author of over 50 books, including “Recluse” (SATURDAY ONLY)


PARTICIPATING GUESTS:

David Glenn Anderson, RFFUtah, teac * Aleta Clegg, author, teacher  * Robert J Defendi, winner of Writers of the Future, author of many RPG handbooks and scenarios * Newton Ewell, artist * I-Sci-Fi * Lesli Muir Lytle, author * Joshua Keele * Kevin Keele, artist * Steve Keele, artist * Lynn Kurland, author of Star of the Morning and To Kiss in the Shadows d * e * Eric James Stone, author, winner of Writers of the Future * Eric Swedin, author of The Killing of Greybird: A Novel and professor at WSU * Howard Tayler, crateor of the Schlock Mercnary webcomic * Dan Willis, author of Wizard's Return, and The Survivors  * Kathleen Dalton-Woodbury, author * Julie Wright, author of To Catch A Falling Star. And many more

Tracy & Laura Hickman

Tracy is the New York Times Bestselling Author of the Dragonlance books.

Tracy and Laura are co-authors of the Bronze Canticles books.

They also do the Dragonhearth Podcast. (Friday/Saturday)


(We’re sorry, James C. Christensen had to cancel.)

February 19-21, 2009

3rd floor, Wilkinson Student Center, BYU,

Attendance is FREE! (register in 3252)