8Squared has ended

EightSquared is the 2013 UK National Science Fiction Convention in Bradford - 29th March to 1st April.

See our Website and our Blog.

Back To Schedule
Saturday, March 30 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Reinventing Urban Fantasy

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

There’s a lot more to urban fantasy than tattooed women hunting supernatural beings in the USA. Our panel explore the boundaries of the genre, and its metaphors.

avatar for Adrian Faulkner

Adrian Faulkner

Adrian Faulkner has been writing stories since he was 7 and has never really stopped making things up. He spent a decade as a leading pop culture journalist and geek culture commentator before focusing on fiction. The Four Realms is his debut novel. Adrian lives in Berkshire, England... Read More →

David Gullen

David’s short fiction has appeared in various magazines and anthologies. Recent appearances include the Catastrophia and Art from Art anthologies, and New Scientist’s ARC 1.3 magazine. His first novel, Shopocalypse, a near-future story of fast cars, consumerism, and nuclear... Read More →
avatar for Emma Newman

Emma Newman

Writer and Queen of Anxietyville
Emma Newman writes short stories, novels and novellas in multiple speculative fiction genres. She won the British Fantasy Society Best Short Story Award 2015 and 'Between Two Thorns', the first book in Emma's Split Worlds urban fantasy series, was shortlisted for the BFS Best Novel... Read More →

Saturday March 30, 2013 1:00pm - 2:00pm GMT
3 - Boardroom Cedar Court