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10:30 am

ED140 - CU Comics Studies Panel :: ROOM 507 - Page 23 Lit Con

Friday May 31, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:45 am
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ED41 - Educator's Day-Keynote with William Kist :: DPCCP 3 Central City (Audience Participation)
William Kist
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:20 am
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ED42 - Comics in the Classroom: Finding Resources & Changing Perceptions :: ROOM 709 - Education
Tim Smyth
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:20 am
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ED43 - "By the Dawn's Early Fright": Teaching History with Horror Film :: ROOM 705 - Education
Brad L. Duren
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:20 am
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11:00 am

ED44 - Drawing Superheroes and Creating iMovies :: ROOM 711 - Education
Jason Chesser, Craig Harvey
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 11:50 am
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ED45 - Gender and Leadership in Pop Culture: From Sci-Fi to Superheroes :: ROOM 707 - Education
Jennifer Clark, Karin De Angelis, Christopher Kelley, Amanda Metcalfe, Elizabeth Phillips, Peter Reiley
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 11:50 am
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11:30 am

ED46 - Welcome to Fandom: The Educator’s Guide to Navigating Comics (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Peter Bagge, Betsy Bird, Sterg Botzakis, Geoff Gerber, Amanda Jacobs Foust, Tom Racine
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 11:30 am to 12:20 pm
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ED47 - Geeking Up High School & College Classroom: Fandom as Pedagogy :: ROOM 709 - Education
Katherine Anderson Howell, Tanya Cook, Kaela Joseph, Sasha San Andres, Robley Welliver
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 11:30 am to 12:20 pm
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ED48 - Bringing Classic Literature to Life: Using Manga to Engage Reluctant Readers :: ROOM 705 - Education
Caroline Danks, Kaitlyn Roach, Jessica Salazar, Brook Williams
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 11:30 am to 12:20 pm
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12:00 pm

ED49 - Fire, Ice, and Physics: Teaching science with Game of Thrones :: ROOM 711 - Education
Rebecca Thompson
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 12:50 pm
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12:30 pm

ED53 - Capes and Blights: Teaching History with Graphic Novels (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Ryan Dunlavey, Andy Mangels, Fred Van Lente, Jill Gerber, Candice Mack, Tom Racine, Tim Smyth
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:20 pm
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What the Yellow Kid and early comics can tell us about fake news :: ROOM 502 - Comics
Kile Clabaugh, Keith Patterson, Crystal Payne, Michelle Pearson
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:20 pm
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1:00 pm

ED54 - Stay Geeky: keeping teens reading in a world full of devices and other diversions (DPL) :: ROOM 707 - Education
Ellen Kulick, Debbie Menzel, Jason Monroe, Kristen Monroe
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 1:00 pm to 1:50 pm
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1:30 pm

ED55 - Pop Culture Hulk Smash Gender Binary: Non-Binary Texts in Classrooms :: ROOM 709 - Education
Jonathan Alexandratos, Ayla Sullivan, K. Woodzick
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:20 pm
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ED56 - Geek Out: Creatively Engaging in Teen Fandom (APL) :: ROOM 705 - Education
Catherine Boddie, Bridget Kiely, Lauren Reed
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:20 pm
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2:00 pm

ED58 - Ditch the Research Paper - Go Visual :: ROOM 711 - Education
Paige Dersham
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 2:50 pm
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ED59 - Promoting Women in STEM Through Pop Culture Representation :: ROOM 707 - Education
Holly D'Oench, Tanaya Mankad, Marti Moore, Ginny Quaney, Janelle Shane, Patricia Zorino, Shannon Haen
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 2:50 pm
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2:30 pm

ED60 - Reel History: Navigating Historical TV and Film Narratives in the Classroom :: ROOM 504 - Reel Heroes
Stefan Huddleston, Allison McDonald, Kateri Pacetti, Roy Jo Sartin
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 2:30 pm to 3:20 pm
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ED61 - Black Panther: The Science of Wakanda :: ROOM 709 - Education
Charles Musiba, EllaMaria Ray, KaChun Yu
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 2:30 pm to 3:20 pm
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ED62 - The True Cost of Being a Super Hero :: ROOM 705 - Education
Mackenzie Carman, Lorena Escamilla, Jazmin Garcia, Ben Grieving, Vincent Neal, Alexus Richmond
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 2:30 pm to 3:20 pm
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ED63 - 99 Problems But a Comic Ain’t One: Comics as Therapy (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Christina Blanch, Jill Gerber, Amanda Jacobs Foust, Candice Mack, Tim Smyth
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 2:30 pm to 3:20 pm
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3:00 pm

ED64 - Dumbledore: What Happened? ... Teaching. Teaching Happened :: ROOM 711 - Education
Cara Bandalos
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 3:50 pm
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ED65 - Immigrants & Comic Books: The Life of Immigrant Children and Comic Books (DPL) :: ROOM 707 - Education
Daniyom Bekele, Armando Peniche-Rosales, Yvonne Sadenghzadeh
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 3:50 pm
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3:30 pm

ED66 - Spectra the Laser Superhero: Spectra's Energetic Escape :: ROOM 709 - Education
Rebecca Thompson
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:20 pm
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ED67 - The Cutting Room Floor: Comics as Storyboarding (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Matthew Holm, Sterg Botzakis, Geoff Gerber, William Kist, Jessica Ruskin
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:20 pm
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4:00 pm

ED68 - Using Historic Comics to Inspire Student Writers :: ROOM 707 - Education
Kile Clabaugh, Michelle Pearson, Cynthia Stout
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 4:00 pm to 4:50 pm
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ED69 - From Cosplay to Creative Writing: Bringing Your Passions into the Classroom :: ROOM 711 - Education
Paige Dersham, Jenna Lincoln
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 4:00 pm to 4:50 pm
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4:30 pm

ED71 - Math, Making & LEGOs :: ROOM 709 - Education
Abbigayle Roberts
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 4:30 pm to 5:20 pm
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5:00 pm

ED72 - Cross Curricular Connections with Comics :: ROOM 711 - Education
Aksheeta Dodani, Maya Elowe, Celia Gaitonde, Anna Royal, Olivia Ruzic, Brooke Wellington
Friday May 31, 2019 :: 5:00 pm to 5:50 pm
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10:30 am

ED73 - Become a Bi-literacy Comic Book Club Captain :: ROOM 709 - Education
Nic Behrens, Maria Henao, Manuel Medina, Ana Valdés-Behrens, Evelyn Perez Blanco
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:20 am
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11:00 am

ED05 - Picture This: Innovative Ideas for Using Graphic Novels in Classrooms and Libraries :: ROOM 711 - Education
Sterg Botzakis, Karen Gavigan, Carla Meyer, Jenna Spiering
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 11:50 am
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ED75 - Persistently Peanuts: Why are we still Reading it Today? :: ROOM 707 - Education
Brian Fies, Sarah Breaux, Jessica Ruskin
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 11:50 am
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11:30 am

ED76 - Using Pop Culture to Introduce Academic Concepts the College Student :: ROOM 709 - Education
Erica Hoffmeister, Leah Rogin-Roper
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 11:30 am to 12:20 pm
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12:00 pm

ED120 - The Best of 2018: The Excellence in Graphic Literature Award (PCC) :: ROOM 707 - Education
Tara Bannon Williamson, Karen Gavigan, Amanda Jacobs Foust, Jessica Ruskin, Tim Smyth
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 12:50 pm
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ED78 - Addressing Social and Emotional Learning Using Graphic Novels :: ROOM 711 - Education
Stacy Bailey, Simon Cropp, Jeraldine Kraver
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 12:50 pm
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12:30 pm

ED14 - How Comics Present Transgender Characters :: ROOM 502 - Comics
Gwen DeMarco, Marty Phillips
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:20 pm
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ED79 - Making Panels Personal: The Graphic Memoir in the Classroom (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Peter Bagge, Brian Fies, Betsy Bird, Sterg Botzakis, Jill Gerber
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:20 pm
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ED80 - Fact or Fiction?: The science behind your favorite movies, TV shows, and games :: ROOM 705 - Education
Josh Barrios, Heidi Febinger, Anne Gibson
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:20 pm
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1:00 pm

ED83 - Building Resiliency Through Fanfiction (DPL) :: ROOM 707 - Education
Hope Hartkopp, Melody Honnen, Sara Satkowiak, Brittany Tuttle
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 1:00 pm to 1:50 pm
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1:30 pm

ED84 - Represent! Why Representation in Popular Culture Matters :: ROOM 705 - Education
Stefan Huddleston, Allison McDonald, Kateri Pacetti, Roy Jo Sartin
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:20 pm
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ED86 - The Graphic Novel Survival Guide: Tips, Strategies and Tools for Building Your Graphic Novel Classroom (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Matthew Holm, Hannah Means-Shannon, Sterg Botzakis, Karen Gavigan
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:20 pm
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2:00 pm

ED87 - Teens and LGBTQIA+ Representation in Pop Culture: A Discussion by Teens :: ROOM 711 - Education
Emma Baas, Anne Stone, Treasure Struempf
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 2:50 pm
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ED88 - What Steven Universe Taught Me About Life (DPL) :: ROOM 707 - Education
Tara Bannon Williamson, Alvaro Saucedo
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 2:50 pm
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2:30 pm

ED89 - History is Stranger than Fiction :: ROOM 705 - Education
Harper Bovberg
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 2:30 pm to 3:20 pm
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ED90 - The Case for Comics: Tackling Tough Conversations about Comics in the Classroom (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Christina Blanch, Brigid Alverson, Karen Gavigan, William Kist, Tim Smyth
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 2:30 pm to 3:20 pm
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3:00 pm

ED91 - Teaching in the Gutter: Integrating Comics and Primary Sources :: ROOM 711 - Education
Kile Clabaugh, Keith Patterson, Crystal Payne, Michelle Pearson
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 3:50 pm
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3:30 pm

ED93 - Comics with Heart: Supporting Social-Emotional Learning with Graphic Novels (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Christina Blanch, Brian Fies, Brigid Alverson, Sarah Breaux, Jill Gerber, Candice Mack
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:20 pm
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ED94 - How to Put the Media in Media Literacy :: ROOM 705 - Education
Rasheed Cheek, Tim Smyth, Tony Weaver Jr.
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:20 pm
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4:00 pm

ED17 - "Will the REAL Captain Marvel please stand up?” :: ROOM 711 - Education
Christopher Bell, Dustin Dunaway, Patricia Krmpotich, Shannon Sindorf, Peter Stevens, Rick Stevens
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 4:00 pm to 4:50 pm
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ED95 - Pop Culture in the Gifted Classroom :: ROOM 707 - Education
Teresa Brown
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 4:00 pm to 4:50 pm
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4:30 pm

ED96 - Comics and Coping: Using Pop Culture to Process Trauma :: ROOM 705 - Education
Kaitlyn Baker, Julia Hogan, Mike Pies, Dasia Ryan, Jeremy Ryan , Lauren Skuba
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 4:30 pm to 5:20 pm
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ED97 - Graphic Nonfiction: An Introduction (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Brian Fies, Nathan Hale, Fred Van Lente, Betsy Bird, Candice Mack
Saturday June 1, 2019 :: 4:30 pm to 5:20 pm
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10:30 am

ED98 - Re-creation of the Western Novel for a Weird World :: ROOM 709 - Education
Daniel Scott Westby
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:20 am
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ED99 - The Underground ANSi Art Scene: When Hackers and Graffiti Artists Met :: ROOM 705 - Education
Christian R. Vozar
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:20 am
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11:00 am

ED100 - Bringing Curriculum to Life through Animation :: ROOM 707 - Education
Jessica Ruskin
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 11:50 am
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ED101 - Hear Our Spectrum of Voices! Autism Myth Busting and Advocacy Using Pop-Culture :: ROOM 711 - Education
Antonio Hector, Becca Lory Hector, Jonathan Murphy
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 11:50 am
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11:30 am

ED102 - Remakes and Representation: From She-Ra and Spiderman to Lord of the Flies :: ROOM 705 - Education
Janet Damon, C.J. Hacket, Jesus Hermosa Tovar, Javiera Paz Ihrig Reyes, Daniel Rojas
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 11:30 am to 12:20 pm
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ED103 - Ad Infinitum: Using Comics to Teach 21st Century Media Literacy (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Hannah Means-Shannon, Brigid Alverson, Geoff Gerber
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 11:30 am to 12:20 pm
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12:00 pm

ED104 - Comics Across the Curriculum :: ROOM 711 - Education
Brian Fies, Nathan Hale, Jessica Ruskin
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 12:50 pm
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ED105 - Fantastic Beasts and What Their Origins Are (DPL) :: ROOM 707 - Education
Megan Albee, Melody Honnen, Seane O'Grady, Emily Peros-McBreen
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 12:50 pm
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Make Literature Dystopian Again :: ROOM 603 - Authors
Andrea Studzinski, Calvin Studzinski
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 12:50 pm
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12:30 pm

ED107 - Cross-Generational Comics (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Peter Bagge, Hannah Means-Shannon, Brigid Alverson, Sarah Breaux
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:20 pm
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1:00 pm

ED108 - Exploring the Nature of Humanity Through Science Fiction :: ROOM 711 - Education
Bonnie Dress
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 1:00 pm to 1:50 pm
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ED109 - Miss Understood: Marvel Villainesses (DPL) :: ROOM 707 - Education
Tara Bannon Williamson, Sara Century, Seane O'Grady, Monica Washenberger
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 1:00 pm to 1:50 pm
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1:30 pm

ED110 - Teaching Philosophy through Popular Culture :: ROOM 709 - Education
Derrick Belanger, Bryan Hall, Janet Rumfelt, Trait Szabo
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:20 pm
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ED112 - Inclusive Comics 101: Or, Comics for the Rest of Us (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Christina Blanch, Dylan Edwards, Andy Mangels, Yves Navant, Jill Gerber
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:20 pm
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2:00 pm

ED114 - When Your Heroes Become Heroines: Exploring Gender with Doctor Who, Captain Marvel, &Thor (DPL) :: ROOM 707 - Education
Jose Marie Hernandez, Debbie Menzel, Jason Monroe, Kristen Monroe
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 2:50 pm
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2:30 pm

ED115 - Genre Fiction - The Cure for I-Hate-to-Write-itis :: ROOM 705 - Education
Jenna Lincoln
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 2:30 pm to 3:20 pm
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ED159 - STEAM-Powered Graphic Novels (PCC) :: DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
Hannah Means-Shannon, Sterg Botzakis, Geoff Gerber, Jill Gerber, Candice Mack
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 2:30 pm to 3:20 pm
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3:00 pm

ED117 - Death Becomes You: Funerary Rights of Fictional Worlds (DPL) :: ROOM 707 - Education
Tara Bannon Williamson, Chip Colwell, Hana Zittel
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 3:50 pm
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3:30 pm

ED118 - Food Science: It's Chemistry, Not Home-Economics! :: ROOM 709 - Education
Bonnie Dress
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:20 pm
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4:30 pm

ED119 - How to Tell Stories That Use the Voice of the People, Not a Person :: ROOM 705 - Education
Rasheed Cheek, Hannah Lee, Tony Weaver Jr.
Sunday June 2, 2019 :: 4:30 pm to 5:20 pm
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Schedule Categories

Art Demo & Workshop
Authors
Celebrity Q&A
Comics
Costuming & Cosplay
Denver Pop Culture Con Presents
Education
EGLs (Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards)
Gaming & Tech
Page23 Literary Conference
Photo Ops
Reel Heroes Filmmakers Series
Sci-Fi & Fantasy
The Lab - Activities & Presentations

Schedule Tags

3D Printing
Action
Actors & Acting
Animation
Anime
Antarctic
Aquaman
Arapahoe Libraries
Art
Artists
Asteroids
Audience Participation
Authors
Autism Spectrum
Back to the Future
Ballet
Batman
Black Panther
Branding & Promotion
Broadway
Captain Marvel
Cartooning
Character Development
Children's Books
Classic Literature
Colorado
Colorful History
Comedy
Comics
Cosplay
Costume Celebration
Costume Fabrication
Creativity
Critical Role
Crowdfunding
Dark Tower Series
DC Universe
Debate
Denver Public Libraries
Disability
Disney
Diversity & Inclusion
Doctor Who
Dragons & Mythical Creatures
Drawing
Dungeons & Dragons
Dystopian
Educators
Esports
Expanse
Fan Fiction
Fandom
Fantasy
Female Empowerment
Film
Filmmaking
Firefly & Serenity
Flash Gordon
Futurama
Future
Game of Thrones
Games & Trivia
Gaming
Gender Inclusivity
Godzilla
Graphic Design
Graphic Novels
Heroes & Villans
History
Homestuck
Horror
humor
Independent Comics
Jessica Jones
Kids
Leadership
Legos
LGTBQ
Librarians
Literacy
Magic Girl
Magicians
Makeup
Making a Film
Manga
Mars
Marvel
Memes
Mental Health
Middle Earth
Monsters
Movies
Music
My Hero Academia
Mythology
Myths & Legends
NASA
Network
Nintendo
Nostalgia
Once Upon
Ouran Host Club
Outlander
Page23 Literary Conference
Panelist Performance
Parents
Philosophy
Photography
Pirates
Pixar
Podcaster
Pop Culture
Post-Apocalyptic
Props & Prop Fabrication
Publishing
Q&A
Reading
Religion
Role Playing Games
Romance
RWBY
Sabrina
Science
Science Fiction
Screenwriting
Self-Publishing
Set & Prop Design
Shakespeare
Shazam
She-Ra
Show business
Signing
Smallville
Social Justice
Space Exploration
Special Needs
Spiderman
Star Trek
Star Wars
STEM
Stephen King
Steven Universe
Storytelling
Studio Ghibli
Superheroes
Supernatural
Teens
The 1980s
The Avengers
The Classics
The Expanse
The Handmaid's Tale
The Matrix
Trauma Recovery
Trivia
TV
Twitcher
Valiant Comics
voice actor
Werewolves & Werecreatures
Wizarding World
Women
Wonder Woman
Writers
Writing
Writing Comics
X-Men
YA Fiction
Youtuber

Venue Locations

aLAB - 8bit Stage
aLAB - All Age Stage
AUTHOR BOOTH - Tattered Cover A
AUTHOR BOOTH - Tattered Cover B
AUTHOR BOOTH 1
AUTHOR BOOTH 2
AUTHOR BOOTH 3
AUTHOR BOOTH 4
AUTHOR BOOTH 5
AUTHOR BOOTH 6
AUTHOR BOOTH 7
Captain Colorado Stage @ Main Events
Celebrity Summit
DPCCP 1 Happy Harbor (Comics)
DPCCP 2 Metropolis (Main Events)
DPCCP 3 Central City (Audience Participation)
DPCCP 4 Keystone City (Authors)
DPCCP 5 Gotham City (STEM)
DPCCP 6 Coast City (General)
Epic Photo Booth A
Epic Photo Booth B
Epic Photo Booth C
Night Lynx Stage @ Main Events
ROOM 501 - Cosplay
ROOM 502 - Comics
ROOM 503 - Art Workshop
ROOM 504 - Reel Heroes
ROOM 505/506 - Reel Heroes
ROOM 507 - Page 23 Lit Con
ROOM 601 - Authors
ROOM 603 - Authors
ROOM 605 - Authors
ROOM 607 - Authors
ROOM 704/706 - SciFi/Fantasy TV/Film
ROOM 705 - Education
ROOM 707 - Education
ROOM 708/710 - Gaming/Tech
ROOM 709 - Education
ROOM 711 - Education