Heidi Lyshol


Heidi Lyshol has been active in Norwegian fandom since 1984, and has attended numerous cons in the UK, plus a few in the US, Sweden, Denmark and Russia.  Nowadays, she has a "real job" in public health, but tries to keep up with friends from her fannish past.  An active BookCrosser.


DayTimeTitleDescriptionParticipants
Fri1300The Hospital of the FutureGiven advances in medical care, what will a hospital look like in 25 years? 75? Will they even exist as the centralized entities we know and hate today?Heidi LYSHOL, Pat CADIGAN, Tore Audun HIE
Sat1200Class-Based Societies in F&SFWhy do so many writers create a world with class politics, a hereditary rulership and limited social mobility? Should a democratic citizen write glowingly of kings? Is it appropriate to do so in SF set in the far future (Is Damon Knight right to criticize A.E. van Vogt)?Cecilia DART-THORNTON, Edward JAMES, Heidi LYSHOL, Grania DAVIS
Sun1400A "Survey of Readers"Farah Mendelsohn has surveyed 900+ readers. After a summation of her finding, she and the panellists will discuss her findings.Heidi LYSHOL, Mary TURZILLO, Paul CORNELL, Farah MENDLESOHN