KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

ANDREA CAMPBELL

Andrea Campbell is the author of twelve traditionally published non-fiction books.  She has been on the Internet since 1990 and is a member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, Inc.  She lives in Hot Springs Village-the 5th hole of Balboa Golf Course is home- so you can walk in her backyard.      

                                         

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Tommy Hancock

Steeped in pulp magazines, old radio shows, and all things of that era’s pop culture, Tommy Hancock lives in Arkansas with his wonderful wife and three children and obviously not enough to do. He is Partner in and Editor in Chief of Pro Se Productions. He is an organizer of the New Pulp Movement and has worked as an editor for various companies, including Moonstone and Dark Oak Press.

Tommy is an award winning writer for various companies, including Airship 27, Mechanold Press, Pulpwork Press, Dark Oak, and Moonstone. Tommy also works as Project Coordinator for Moonstone. He is also the man behind GUMSHOE RESEARCH CONSULTANTS, a company providing research services to writers of all types. 
 

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HALL OF FAME: 


2017 Hall of Fame Inductee

                                      Paula Martin

An Arkansas native, Paula Martin is an award-winning writer, teacher, and editor who earned her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of New Orleans.  Her writings have appeared in numerous literary journals, anthologies, and magazines, including Short Story Journal, Bridges: A Global Anthology of Short Fiction, Southern Hum, and Outsider Ink. Paula was the recipient of the 2013 Arkansas Arts Council Governor's Art Award for Folklife.

Paula created and produced the internationally syndi- cated Tales from the South Radio Show, which aired for ten years on NPR, PBX, and Stitcher which garnered multiple regional, national, and international awards.  She has just joined the new Potluck and Poison Ivy Storytelling Show as the Producer and Creative Director. Her second novel, Bone by Bone, is set to release Summer 2017.  She lives in Little Rock with her three children and multiple animals and is a barefoot trail runner and martial artist.