djk_pics 29 Apr – 03 May 2009

Jean-Michel and Patrick
AJ and Henry
Dennis’ dad and mom in front, with the rest of the party, at our informal gathering dinner at Cask and Cleaver on Wednesday night.
On Thursday morning we held our business meeting, Jean-Michel, Nicholas Saucy and his fiancée Christina, Henry, Julia, Art and I were in attendance.
Jean-Michel makes a point
The Carillon Tower at UC Riverside
A poster for the Eaton Conference
A poster for the Science Fiction Studies Symposium.
Some of the folks gathering for the symposium.
Rob Latham, University of California, Riverside...
...opens the symposium
The symposium attendees
“Science Fiction and Cultural History: Lines, Pyramids, Networks, Rhizomes” by Roger Luckhurst, University of London
“Aliens, Robots and Other Racial Matters in the History of Science Fiction” by De Witt Douglas Kilgore, Indiana University
“A History of the Future” by Veronica Hollinger, Trent University
The presenters take questions from the audience.
Julia Ree of the Eaton Collection goes over some of the particulars for the conference that begins tomorrow morning.
The Special Collections department at UC Riverside has a large collection of vintage printing presses.
There was a reception held after the symposium.
Henry is telling Julia something.