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  • Milk Toast (Milquetoast) Rebels: Expanding Diversity in Protagonists

    Mar 02, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, TCC L3 – Room 3

    Why are popular movie and television rebellions so often fronted by cis-gendered white women? The Hunger Games. Rogue One. The 100. Why is only one aspect of di...

    • Language: English

  • Xena, Feminist Icon: Why We Still Love the Warrior Princess

    Mar 02, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Location: WSCC 604

    Xena began as a one-off villain on Hercules: the Legendary Journeys, and soon grew into one of the most definitive queer and feminist icons of the 1990s.  We'll...

    • Language: English

  • Enough Is Enough: Let's Fix Comics

    Mar 02, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, TCC L3 – Room 1

    Recent allegations have re-opened a decades-old conversation about workplace harassment and the toll it takes in creative fields. Journalist Jay Edidin, Human R...

    • Language: English

  • Representation Matters! How to Respectfully Write and Draw POC and LGBTQIA Characters

    Mar 02, 2018, 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM, TCC L3 – Room 1

    The comic book industry and its readers are looking for themselves in what they read. Now more than ever, representation in comics matters. Learn how to write a...

    • Language: English

  • Wonder Woman: Bondage and Liberation

    Mar 02, 2018, 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM, TCC L3 – Room 3

    William Moulton Marston was one of the most unusual people in early comic book history: a polyamorous psychologist, public intellectual, and self-styled "invent...

    • Language: English

  • Can't Nerf This! Overwatch Diversity

    Mar 02, 2018, 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM, WSCC 210

    Overwatch is making headlines for its inclusion and diversity of various heroes represented across the globe (and moon!) A game bursting with creative character...

    • Language: English

  • Gender Identity: Understanding Through Art

    Mar 02, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Location: WSCC 604

    At the forefront of modern social debate is the nature of gender identity and how we move forward culturally with new understanding of the diversity within. Man...

    • Language: English

  • Black Heroes Matter

    Mar 02, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, TCC L3 – Room 3

    David Walker (Luke Cage, Planet of the Apes) moderates an incredible discussion between Ryan Benjamin (Brothers Bond, Overwatch), Carl Varnado (Blacks in Gaming...

    • Language: English

  • The Power of Joy in Queer Literature

    Mar 02, 2018, 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM, WSCC 603- Writers Block Presented by PRH

    Positive representation is not only validating, it can be life affirming. Queer representation has moved beyond mere inclusion to many types of stories, but the...

    • Language: English

  • Beyond Escapism: Self Care for Geeks

    Mar 02, 2018, 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM, TCC L3 – Room 5

    Self-care, a concept from Black feminism, has become a trendy hashtag -- and it's often been co-opted and reduced to consumerism. But it's a lot more than bubbl...

    • Language: English

  • Horror in Color

    Mar 02, 2018, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM, TCC L3 – Room 5

    With the recent success of Jordan Peele's Get Out more people are starting to look at horror creators of color. The issues of racism, gentrification, and violen...

    • Language: English

  • Guardians of the Sexy Volume 3: A Geeky Celebration of Burlesque - Friday, 7:30 PM

    Mar 02, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM, ACT Theatre's Bullitt Cabaret - 700 Union Street

    Emerald City Comic Con and Jo Jo Stiletto present Guardians of the Sexy Volume 3: A Geeky Celebration of Burlesque.Emerald City Comic Con once again joins force...

    • Language: English

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