Virtual Balticon 54 – What Makes a Compelling Fantasy Religion?

May 23, 2020—10:00am to 11:00am

Throughout history, religion has motivated people to perform acts of both great altruism and unbelievable cruelty. A fantasy setting featuring a complex and consistent religion offers opportunities to explore deep, nuanced characters and plots. Which creators are notable for crafting believable and interesting religions, and what kind of stories have they been able to tell with them?
Saturday, May 23⋅10:00 – 11:00am
Duration: 50 minutes

Kim Hargan (Moderator),
Daniel M. Ford,
A.L. Kaplan,
Ada Palmer,
Mary G. Thompson

More info on registration can be found at the official website for Balticon 54