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Dana Hammer

Writing Humor and Horror: Opposites Attract

Halloween Hijinks! Costumes optional but encouraged!


Award-winning author and screenwriter Dana Hammer talks about her work, writing humor and horror, and shares insights into writing contradictions.

When: Saturday, October 15, 2022
Time: 10 am PDT

Where:  *REGENCY THEATRE, SOUTH COAST PLAZA  1561 Sunflower Ave, Santa Ana

*New Location

VIP In-Person Program:
Members $25.00
Nonmembers $35.00

Continental Breakfast at 9:30 am, followed by our SCWA meeting, speaker, lunch and networking!

Your safety and health are important to us. We welcome vaccinated members and guests. 

You must register by Friday, October 14, 2022, at 12:00 pm.

Dana Hammer is the author of The Cannibal’s Guide to Fasting and many short stories and novellas, which have been published in various anthologies, magazines, and journals. Her middle grade fantasy novel, My Best Friend Athena, will be released from Cinnabar Moth in February 2023. She has never eaten human meat.