2016 Events

Salt Lake Comic Con

September 1-3 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City



  • Friday, September 2–10:00 AM: Writing Science Fiction: An Inside Look at the Art of Creating the Fantastic (room 251A)
    Cecil Castellucci, David Farland (Moderator), Angie Lofthouse, Eric Swedin, Callie Stoker, Sarah E. Seeley


  • Friday, September 2–3:00 PM: Creativity as an Act of Courage: Allowing Your Art to be Seen, Read, Heard, Etc. (room 253A)
    Shannen Camp, Kristyn Crow, Brian Durfee, M. Todd Gallowglas, James A. Owen, Charlie Pulsipher (Moderator), Sarah E. Seeley


  • Saturday, September 3–7:00 PM: “The Whole History of Mankind is nothing but Science Fiction.” How Science Fiction Has Shaped Our Future (room 253A)
    William Neidermeyer, Damon Ricks, Sarah E. Seeley, Blake Smith, John Steiner, Eric Swedin (Moderator), J. Christopher Thompson


  • Saturday, September 3–8:00 PM: Mass Consumption of Brains! How Horror Reflects the Current State of the World (room 255B)
    Jason A. Anderson, Michaelbrent Collings, Angela Hartley, Sean Hoade, Carter Reid (Moderator), Sarah E. Seeley, Johnny Worthen


Sarah is selling books at the Xchyler Publishing booth, #2226 on the vendor floor!


Salt City Steamfest

August 12-14 at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center in West Valley City

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*Sarah will be selling books at the Xchyler Publishing table

Spring Into Books

May 28 from 2:00-6:00 PM at the Viridian Event Center

Sarah Seeley

*Sarah will have a table selling books at this event.


World Horror Convention

April 28-May 1 at the Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Provo

  • Friday, April 29 — 12:45 – 1:45 PM: Readings (30 min. each) (Juniper)
    Sarah E. Seeley & Dave Butler
  • Friday, April 29 — 7:15 – 9:45 PM: Book Signing (Arches/Canyon)
  • Sunday, May 1 — 12:45 – 1:45 PM: Why We Love Lovecraft (Cedar)
    Eric Swedin, David J. West (Moderator), Nathan Shumate, Carter Reid, Sanford Allen, Sarah E. Seeley
  • Sarah will be a book vendor with authors S. A. Butler and David J. West all four days.



Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience

March 24-26 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City



  • Thursday, March 24 — 5:00 PM: Real Science in Sci-Fi Literature and Film (Room 255F)
    Charlie Pulsipher (Moderator), Sarah E. Seeley, John Steiner, Eric Swedin, Howard Tayler


  • Saturday, March 26 — 8:00 PM: “Not Meant to Voyage Far”: Sceince in the Universe of H.P. Lovecraft (Room 255B)
    Nathan Croft, Sean Hoade (Moderator), Sarah E. Seeley, Nathan Shumate, Eric Swedin, David J. West

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  • I will be selling books and giving away squishy brains that shamelessly plug my writing all three days at the Xchyler Publishing booth, #1431 on the vendor floor.


Life, The Universe, and Everything Writing Symposium

February 11-13 at the Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Provo


2016 Panel Schedule:

Thursday, February 11

  • 2:00-3:00 PM: The Spread of Disease (Cedar)
    Charlie Pulsipher, Sarah E. Seeley, Holli Anderson
  • 5:00-6:00 PM: Applied Biotechnology (Timpanogos)
    Tyler Jolley, Sarah E. Seeley

Friday, February 12

  • 8:00-10:00 PM: Evening Mass Book Signing (Zion, Bryce, Arches, all three roomes opened up in one)

Saturday, February 13

  • 1:00-2:00 PM: John Williams: The Power of Film Score (Timpanogos)
    Renee Collins, Joe Monson, Craig Nybo, Sarah E. Seeley
  • 6:00-7:00 PM: Steampunk: Don’t Break Your World (Cedar)
    J Scott Savage, Sarah E. Seeley, Dan Willis,

**I will be selling books all three days! Look for me in the dealers room with S. A. Butler and Deren Hansen. I will also be helping a little at the Utah HWA booth when things aren’t too crazy.

Sarah E. Seeley is a fantasy and horror author, and an affiliate member of the Horror Writers Association. She has a bachelor’s degree in geology and loves exploring the science of human origins.

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