Guests of Honor

Rudy Rucker

Rudy Rucker (Author Guest of Honor)

Rudy Rucker is a mathematician, a beatnik, and the author of twenty-three novels and sixteen other books. (more)

Paul Taylor

Paul Taylor (Artist Guest of Honor)

Paul Taylor is the award-winning artist behind the long-running slice-of-supernatural-life graphic novel and webcomic Wapsi Square. (more)

Holly Wilper

Holly Wilper (Science Guest of Honor)

Holly initially studied biochemistry, which she used to work in cancer research, analytical chemistry, and computational biology, (more)

Tawny Letts

Tawny Letts (Costuming Guest of Honor)

Tawny is a creator of large scale puppetry, impressionistic creatures, pop-culture costumes, sci-fi/fantasy armor, and historically accurate costume reproductions. (more)

Erica Neely

Erica Neely (Music Guest of Honor)

Filker and philosophy professor, Erica Neely has been involved in fandom since 1996, a fact which she finds vaguely terrifying to contemplate. (more)

Judi Miller

Judi Miller (Fan Guest of Honor)

Judi Miller has been in the filking community since the 1980's. (more)

Alex Bledsoe

Alex Bledsoe (Toastmaster)

Alex Bledsoe grew up an hour north of Graceland (home of Elvis) and twenty minutes from Nutbush (birthplace of Tina Turner). (more)