Octocon is delighted to announce our next in-person guest – Llaura McGee

Joining us in Croke Park is Llaura McGee, who together with our guest Eve Golden-Woods, is a co-director and co-writer at Dreamfeel game studio. Bio: Llaura McGee is an Irish artist, writer and game maker known for creating experimental video games, installations and performances through ‘Dreamfeel’, a video game studio she founded in Dublin. In…

Octocon is delighted to announce our next in-person guest – Eve Golden-Woods

Joining us in Croke Park from Co. Clare is Eve Golden-Woods, who together with our guest Llaura McGee, is a co-director and co-writer at Dreamfeel game studio. Bio: Eve Golden-Woods is a writer and artist from Co. Clare. She works as a writer and producer for independent game studio Dreamfeel, where she was the co-writer…

Llaura McGee – In-Person Guest

Llaura McGee is an Irish artist, writer and game maker known for creating experimental video games, installations and performances through ‘Dreamfeel’, a video game studio she founded in Dublin. In particular the narrative games ‘Curtain’, which follows an abusive relationship between two women in a Glasgow punk band; ‘If Found’, which follows a trans woman…

Eve Golden-Woods – In-Person Guest

Eve Golden-Woods is a writer and artist from Co. Clare. She works as a writer and producer for independent game studio Dreamfeel, where she was the co-writer on the award-winning game If Found. She has also published fiction, including The Antidote to Memory, a fantasy-romance novella. Pronouns: She/Her Find her at Twitter: https://twitter.com/Evebeingquiet Discover the…

Octocon is delighted to announce our next in-person guest  – Mary Watson

Joining us in person from Ireland’s west coast is Caine Prize and Philida Award winning author Mary Watson. Bio: Mary Watson is from Cape Town and now lives on the west coast of Ireland. She’s worked as an art museum guide, library assistant, theatre duty manager, and an actor in children’s musicals. She has a…

Octocon is delighted to announce our next in-person guest – Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan

Joining us at Croke Park is Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan, a writer and game designer based in Cork. Guest Bio Gareth Hanrahan’s three-month break from computer programming to concentrate on writing has now lasted nearly 20 years. He’s written more gaming books than he can readily recall, by virtue of the alchemical transmutation of tea and guilt…

Octocon is delighted to announce our first in-person guest for 2022, RB Kelly!

Joining us at Croke Park from Northern Ireland is RB Kelly, award-nominated author of Edge of Heaven. Guest Bio RB Kelly’s debut novel, Edge of Heaven, was shortlisted for the Arthur C Clarke Award and the ESFS Award for Best Work of Fiction. The sequel, On The Brink, was published in May 2022. Her short…

RB Kelly – In-Person Guest

RB Kelly’s debut novel, Edge of Heaven, was shortlisted for the Arthur C Clarke Award and the ESFS Award for Best Work of Fiction. The sequel, On The Brink, was published in May 2022. Her short stories can be found in publications from around the world, including The Best of British Science Fiction, Aurealis, and…