A veteran police officer, Griffin Barber is also a lifelong Speculative Fiction fan and avid gamer. He's had several shorts published in the Grantvile Gazette and co-authored 1636: Mission to the Mughals, with Eric Flint. He also penned a well-received novella for RSI's website called: A Separate Law. His blog is: http://therantinggriffin.blogspot.com
Science Fiction and Fantasy writers who are also law-enforcement workers discuss how SF&F portrays law enforcement, and compares those practices to real-world law enforcement. They will talk about where fiction differs from reality and discuss what works in stories and what really is fantasy.
Toni Weisskopf will be running the crowd through the best of what's going on in the Baen universe. (And there will be giveaways!) Fans of the Black Tide Rising universe won't want to miss a special announcement about this series!