Charlaine Harris, the #1 New York Times bestselling author best known for her Southern Vampire Mysteries featuring Sookie Stackhouse, which is the basis of HBO’s “True Blood”, will be a Spotlight Guest at this year’s Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2).
Providing literary luster at a convention that is brimming with artists, creators, and other talent from all segments of the pop culture universe, Ms. Harris will be joined by other Featured Guest writers appearing at C2E2 including: Rachel Caine (The Morganville Vampires, Christina Henry (Black Wings), Mari Mancusi (The Blood Coven Vampires), Chloe Neill (Novels of the Dark Elite), and Veronica Wolff (The Watchers). All of these authors, including Ms. Harris, will be participating in panels and will do a signing at C2E2, where they will meet and greet thousands of fans.
“Charlaine Harris and all these literary guests are a fantastic addition to our developing list of major talent who will be appearing at C2E2,” notes Lance Fensterman, Group Vice President for ReedPOP and Show Manager for C2E2. “Their participation is further evidence that the pop culture world cuts across all entertainment boundaries and includes artists from every walk of life. I know these writers will be well received at our show and will find legions of fans anxious to hear them speak and meet them in person.”
C2E2 will take place April 13–15, 2012, in the North Building at the McCormick Place Convention Center. For further information about C2E2 and for purchasing tickets please visit the C2E2 website.
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