July 21-23, 2023
Sheraton Pittsburgh Airport Hotel
Science Fiction Convention with Fantasy and Horror programming
Located near the confluence of Pittsburgh's three rivers, Confluence is Pittsburgh's longest-running literary conference with a strong focus on science fiction, fantasy and horror in literature, art and music.
Award-winning authors, editors, artists and song-writers gather for three full days, holding panel discussions, concerts and talks that will broaden and deepen your appreciation of your favorite genres. Welcoming and personal, Confluence gives the attendees a unique opportunity to meet and chat with the writers and artists who create the SF/F/H culture today, and are shaping the movement of science fiction and fantasy in the future.
The conference offers a wide variety of activities including, writing panel presentations, music concerts, writing workshops, science programming, an art show, art demos, poetry readings, an exciting dealers room and Saturday evening entertainment.
Confluence 2023 Guests
- Ada Palmer - Author / Blogger
Confluence 2022 — July 29-31, 2022
Confluence 2018 — July 27-29, 2018
Confluence 2017 — August 4-6, 2017
Confluence 2016 — July 29-31, 2016
Confluence 1990 — September 15-16, 1990
Confluence 1989 — September 16-17, 1989
Confluence 1988 — September 17, 1988