Featured novelist: Ada Palmer
Debut novelists: Michael Moreci and Sue Burke
Rapid-fire readers: Angeli Primlani, Valya Dudycz Lupescu, Stephen Segal, and Dan Gonzalez
Deep Dish (a reference to telescopes and to Chicago pizza) is sponsored by the Speculative Literature Foundation, Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA), and Chicago Nerd Social Club.
— Sue Burke