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Spirits, Specters, and Spooks

Spirits, Specters, and Spooks

Salon D

Spirits, Specters, and Spooks
Do you love a good ghost story? Or maybe you’re into all things spooky and supernatural? Join us for bone-chilling tales that will have you checking under your bed before you go to sleep!

The Influence of Soaps on Serialized Storytelling

The Influence of Soaps on Serialized Storytelling

Hildy Silverman (M), Randee Dawn, Russ Colchamiro, Bjorn Hasseler,

Salon C

Many people turn their noses up at traditional soap operas, yet their serialized storytelling form and tropes have been adopted by media and written fiction alike. Let’s talk about what it is about soaps that have them drawing audiences across generations and what writers/showrunners can learn from their decades of success.

Mythology – New Takes on Old Tales

Mythology – New Takes on Old Tales

Kathy Sullivan (M), Aaron Rosenberg, Andy Campbell, Danielle Ackley-McPhail

Salon D

Greek and Roman mythologies have been moved to modern day in YA and MG, followed now by Norse, Egyptian and South Asian mythologies. What are the appeal of these tales?

Exploring the Uses and Ethics of ChatGPT and Other AI Models

Exploring the Uses and Ethics of ChatGPT and Other AI Models

Elektra Hammond (M), Lancelot Schaubert, Chris Kreuter, Liz Crefin

Salon C

Artificial intelligence has made significant strides in recent years, and one of the most exciting developments is the emergence of language models like ChatGPT. Join us as we explore potential applications in various fields such as education, medicine, and creative pursuits, and the ethical considerations of using tools such as these. How might these language models shape the future of human communication?