Ad Astra 2009

Ad Astra 2009 was held this past weekend in Toronto. I attended a number of very interesting panels, with a large focus on the process of writing and publishing.

I photographed a number of the panelists, which can be seen on my flickr page, as well as some below the break.

People photographed include Michael Green, David G. Hartwell, Karl Schroeder, Hayden Trenholm, Tony Pi, David Drake, Violette Malan, Fiona Patton, Rob St. Martin, Eve Silver, Karina Sumner-Smith, Jana Paniccia, Marcel Gagne, Suzanne Church, Michelle Rowen,Derek Künsken, Rick Wilber, Matt Moore, Erik Buchanan, Gabrielle Harbowy, Stephanie Bedwell-Grime, Sèphira Girón, Michael R. Colangelo, Phyllis Gotlieb, Alison Baird, Nigel Bennett, Kent Burles, Joanne Ellen Hansen, Ruth Stuart, and Robert J. Sawyer.


Michael Green, David G. Hartwell, Karl Schroeder and Hayden Trenholm at Ad Astra
Michael Green, David G. Hartwell, Karl Schroeder and Hayden Trenholm

Tony Pi, David Drake, Violette Malan, Fiona Patton and Rob St. Martin at Ad Astra
Tony Pi, David Drake, Violette Malan, Fiona Patton and Rob St. Martin

David Drake and Alison Baird at Ad Astra
David Drake and Alison Baird

Erik Buchanan at Ad Astra
Erik Buchanan with his book Small Magics

David Drake at Ad Astra
David Drake looking thoughtful

David G. Hartwell at Ad Astra
David G. Hartwell

Again, more photos are available on my flickr page here.

Author: Nick Matthews

A software developer and English major. Full time geek.

2 thoughts on “Ad Astra 2009”

    1. Hey Erik,
      Please do so. Your panel on dealing with a small press was quite interesting. Good luck on the edits to Cold Magic.

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