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9:00 – DAMARIS YOUNG – VILLAINS, TENSION AND EXTRAORDINARY CREATURES
10:15 – DEAD FUNNY – MAGICAL REALISM WITH CLAIRE BARKER
11:30 – MICHELLE HARRISON – FROM FACT TO FICTION THAT FIZZLES
13:00 – FRANCINE TOON – ATMOSPHERE, SUSPENSE AND WHAT EDITORS LOOK FOR
14:15 – JAMES NICOL – CREATING MAGIC SYSTEMS
15:30 – JOHN BAKER – PITCHING HORROR TO A LITERARY AGENT