Mark Van Name

Participates in 3 items
Mark L. Van Name is a writer, technologist, and spoken word performer. As an author, he has published five novels (One Jump Ahead, Slanted Jack, Overthrowing Heaven, Children No More, and No Going Back), as well as an omnibus collection of his first two books (Jump Gate Twist); edited or co-edited four anthologies (Intersections: The Sycamore Hill Anthology, Transhuman, The Wild Side, and Onward, Drake!), and written many short stories. As a technologist, he is the CEO of a fact-based marketing and learning services firm, Principled Technologies, Inc. He has also published over a thousand articles in the computer trade press, as well as a broad assortment of essays and reviews. As a spoken word artist, he has created and performed five shows—Science Magic Sex; Wake Up Horny, Wake Up Angry; Mr. Poor Choices; Mr. Poor Choices II: I Don’t Understand; and Mr. Poor Choices III: That Moment When.

Sessions in which Mark Van Name participates

Thursday 30 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
10:00
10:00
Colossus, Skynet, or the Culture? 50 minutes, 10:00 NZST - 10:50 NZST

Programming - Programme Room 2 (Webinar)

Panel

Shiv Ramdas (Panelist)

Corey J. White (Panelist)

Cat Sparks (Moderator)

Jason Wodicka (Panelist)

Mark Van Name (Panelist)

Friday 31 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
13:00
13:00
Reading: Mark Van Name 25 minutes, 13:00 NZST - 13:25 NZST

Programming - Reading Room 1

Reading

Mark Van Name (Speaker)

Sunday 2 August, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
12:00
12:00

Programming - Programme Room 5 (Zoom Meeting)

Panel

Jeffrey A. Carver, SFWA, Starstream Publications (Panelist)

Sascha Stronach (Panelist)

Z Aung (Moderator)

Mark Van Name (Panelist)