For those who will be in San Antonio at the end of the month, here is where you can find me at LoneStarCon 3. If you have any ideas on these topics that you’d like me to share during the panel, be sure to leave a comment at the end.
FanAc: Steampunk Fashion and Digital Fandom
Saturday, 8/31 12:00 – 13:00
Courtney Stoker of Lone Star College presents “My Corset Is Just As Political as Your Tech: Steampunk Fashion and Its Subversive Potential.”
Heather Urbanski presents “Rhetorical Memory and Digital Fandom.”
From Child of Fortune to The Hunger Games
Saturday 8/31 14:00 – 15:00
Child of Fortune: How does its young female protagonist compare with those in today’s SF, especially Hunger Games?
Ginjer Buchanan , Emilie P. Bush, Heather Urbanski
Reading: Heather Urbanski
Saturday 8/31 17:00 – 17:30
Summer Blockbusters – 2013
Monday 9/2 10:00 – 11:00
This year’s summer blockbusters are now (almost) history. Iron Man 3, Star Trek…it’s all over but the long form Hugo nominations. Let’s discuss this year’s crop. Why are they always franchises?
Mark Oshiro, Melinda M. Snodgrass, Elektra Hammond, Heather Urbanski