July 12-15, 2018
Quincy Marriott Hotel, Quincy, MD
Readercon is a conference on imaginative literature that focuses almost exclusively on the written word.
Group Reading: Stonecoast MFA
Peter Adrian Behravesh, KT Bryski, J.R. Dawson, Julie C. Day, Emlyn Dornemann, James
Patrick Kelly, Erin Roberts
Stonecoast graduates and faculty reunite to read brief excerpts from
work they’ve written since graduating their MFA program, and to celebrate
Stonecoast and life after the MFA.
September 22th, 2018
191 Highland Ave. Somerville, MA
LadiesCon is a one-day celebration of women of all kinds and their work in comic books, science fiction, fantasy, cosplay, and many other realms of pop culture.
LadiesCon is for everyone, with a focus on creators who identify as women, non-binary, LGBTQ, and people of color, plus local artists.
Admission is free!
October 25th, 2018
Trident Booksellers & Cafe
338 Newbury Street Boston, MA
Speculative Boston is a new quarterly event, featuring authors of science fiction, fantasy, and horror of all kinds. Each event features two to three authors who read from and discuss their works, followed by a Q&A session. There will also be time for mingling and — of course — getting books signed.
World Fantasy Convention
November 1-4, 2018
Baltimore Renaissance Harborplace Hotel, Baltimore, MD
WFC2018 plans to explore all forms of safe havens. From churches to oases and ports, sanctuaries for the body and refuges for the spirit, no place offering respite to the characters in our favorite fantasy, horror, and weird tales will be ignored.
Fantastic Fiction at KGB
January 16, 2019
KGB Bar, 85 East 4th Street, NYC
Fantastic Fiction at KGB is a monthly reading series held on the third Wednesday of every month at the famous KGB Bar in Manhattan. The reading series features luminaries and up-and-comers in speculative fiction. Admission is always free.