Back to Full Schedule

FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2017 Schedule :: Staff Picks




Browse Guests


3:00 pm

Harry Potter is My Bible: Fandom as Faith :: 251A
September C. Fawkes, Debra Jenson, John K. Lundwall, John Morehead, Dawn Pink, Danielle UberAlles
Thursday September 21, 2017 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Details

4:00 pm

Behind the Scenes of the Star Wars Cantina Part 1 - UK :: 250A
Pablo Hidalgo, Tom Spina
Thursday September 21, 2017 :: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Details

5:00 pm

Fantasy: Blending Realism with Magical Systems :: 250A
Jim Butcher, David Farland, Jody Lynn Nye, Brandon Sanderson, Tad Williams
Thursday September 21, 2017 :: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Details
Fauxthentic History: The Infinity Gauntlet :: 255F
Holly Frey, Bryan Young
Thursday September 21, 2017 :: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Details
Orphans vs. Empires: Comparing the Worlds of Harry Potter and Star Wars :: 251A
Matt Martin, Claudia Gray, Angie Lofthouse, Lehua Parker, Dawn Pink, Carrie Rogers-Whitehead
Thursday September 21, 2017 :: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Details

6:00 pm

Adventures in Podcasting :: 251A
Kay-B , Holly Frey, Melissa Perez, Charity O'Haodagain, Danielle UberAlles
Thursday September 21, 2017 :: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Details
Regeneration and Reaction: The 13th Doctor :: 255E
Dezcreepcore , Rebecca Frost, Debra Jenson, Dory Jenson, Jeremiah Lupo, Sean P. Means
Thursday September 21, 2017 :: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Details

7:00 pm

Galaxy's Edge: Disney's Star Wars Land :: 250A
Holly Frey, Matt Martin, Ryan Call, Valerie Cameron-Walker, Bryan Young
Thursday September 21, 2017 :: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Details

8:00 pm

Star Wars, History, and Politics :: 250A
Holly Frey, EK Johnston, Matt Martin, Bryan Young
Thursday September 21, 2017 :: 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Details

11:00 am

The Cinema Behind Star Wars :: 251A
Matt Martin, Bryan Young
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Details

12:00 pm

Hip Hop and Comics: Cultures Connect :: 255B
RachieMac , Mark Dago, Trent Hunsaker, DJ Juggy, Kristal Starr, Mike Tuiasoa, Jay Whittaker
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Details
Night of the Living Dungeon Masters: GM Horror Stories :: 255E
Leigh George Kade, Mark Middlemas, Bryan Young
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Details

2:00 pm

Racism and Geek Culture :: 255B
Kay-B , Melissa Perez, James Estrada, Mike Tuiasoa, Paul White, Jay Whittaker
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Details

3:00 pm

Mascots and Mischief: Building It Big in Costuming :: 255F
Holly Frey, Brian Frey
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Details

4:00 pm

Behind the Scenes of the Star Wars Cantina Part 2 - US :: 250A
Pablo Hidalgo, Tom Spina
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Details
Princess Power: Defying Negative Princess Tropes :: 255B
Kaitlyn Booth, Bree Despain, Jessica Day George, Claudia Gray, Sara B. Larson, Tricia Levenseller
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Details
RUBBERHEAD: A Discussion with FX Artists Extraordinaire Steve Johnson :: 150G
Steve Johnson, Sean Smithson
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Details

5:00 pm

Behind the Books: Rogue One and Star Wars Propaganda :: 250A
Pablo Hidalgo
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Details

6:00 pm

The Music of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone - An Analysis by David W. Collins :: 250A
David Collins
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Details

7:00 pm

Raiders of the Lost Story Arc :: 255E
Steven Ethington, Brian Higgins, Michael Solarez
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Details
Salt Lake Comic Con Debate - Harry Potter - Is Snape a Hero? :: 250A
Ryan Call, Brooke Heym, Debra Jenson, Kari Keone, Leslie Means, Dawn Pink, Sequoia Thomas
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Details
Yo Momma: Mothers in Pop Culture :: 255B
Chelsy Bloomfield, Jonathan Decker, Tricia Levenseller, Kristal Starr, Candace Tarkeshian, Danielle UberAlles
Friday September 22, 2017 :: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Details

10:00 am

Star Wars Books: The Empire Writes Back! :: 251A
Zoraida Córdova, EK Johnston, Michael A. Stackpole, Timothy Zahn, James Floyd, Claudia Gray
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Details

11:00 am

2017: The Year Asian-Americans Fight Back in Pop-Culture :: 150G
CB Lee, Mark Avo, PJ Guinto, Valynne E. Maetani, Kristal Starr, Mike Tuiasoa
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Details
DC Super Hero Girls :: 250A
Shea Fontana
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Details
Disney Princesses: Heroines or Harmful? :: 255F
Jessica Day George, Sarah Hanisko, Debra Jenson, Amanda Provost, Julie Wright
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Details

12:00 pm

The Not John WIlliams Panel: The Many, Many Other Great Composers of Hollywood :: 250A
David Collins, Rich Bonaduce, Kaitlyn Booth, Mark Dago, Jimmy Martin, Mark Middlemas
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Details

1:00 pm

Behind the Scenes of Jabba’s Palace :: 250A
Pablo Hidalgo, Tom Spina, Kirk Thatcher
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Details
Coloring Outside the Lines: Embracing the Diversity of LGBTQIA and Geek Culture :: 255F
CB Lee, Kaitlyn Booth, Lucas Fowler, Adam McDonald, Zane Riley, M. Brooke Wilkins
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Details
Creating Comics for Everyone! :: 251A
Katie Cook, Bill Galvan, JJ Harrison, Sara Richard, Adrian Ropp, Jess Smart Smiley
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Details
Spotlight on EK Johnston :: 255E
EK Johnston, James Floyd
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Details

2:00 pm

100 Things You Didn’t Know About Star Wars :: 250A
Pablo Hidalgo
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Details
No Man's Land: Wonder Woman, Gal Gadot, & the Post-Modern Super Heroine :: 251A
Kay-B , Shea Fontana, Nicole Castroman, Rebecca Frost, Sarah Hanisko, Sara B. Larson
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Details
Spotlight on Claudia Gray :: 255E
Courtney Alameda, Claudia Gray
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Details
The Prop Art of Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy 2 :: 255B
John Eaves
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Details
Why Do We Love All Things Disney? :: 151D
Holly Frey, Valerie Cameron-Walker, Jim Christian, Aaron Evans, Scott Renshaw, Scott Taylor
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Details

3:00 pm

From a Certain Point of View - Behind the Creation of the 40th Anniversary Star Wars Anthology :: 251A
Zoraida Córdova, EK Johnston, James Floyd
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Details

4:00 pm

Stuff You Missed in History Class Live: Lon Chaney, Sr., the Man of a Thousand Faces :: 251A
Holly Frey, Bryan Young
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Details
Things You've Got to Stop Saying :: 255E
Kay-B , Kai Charles, Melissa Perez, Debra Jenson
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Details

4:30 pm

Twisted Toonz - Back to the Future :: Grand Ballroom
Jess Harnell, Richard Horvitz, Ross Marquand, Vanessa Marshall, Nolan North, Jeff Zannini
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Details

6:00 pm

Building Castles in Someone Else's Sandbox :: 255E
EK Johnston, Timothy Zahn, Courtney Alameda, Matthew J. Kirby, Adrian Ropp, Wendy Toliver, Dan Willis
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Details
The Art of Magic the Gathering :: 251A
Steve Argyle, Jason Engle, Howard Lyon, Jeff Miracola, Mark Poole, Mark Tedin
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Details
Vintage Disneyland :: Grand Ballroom
Tony Baxter, Josh Shipley
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Details

7:00 pm

Black Girl Nerds : Fangirl Chat :: 251A
Kay-B , Kai Charles, Melissa Perez
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Details
The Music of Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope - An Analysis by David W. Collins :: 250A
David Collins
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Details

8:00 pm

Get Out!: Modern Horror Classic and 2017's Most Important Film :: 251A
Melissa Perez, Debra Jenson, Sean P. Means, Melissa Merlot, Robert Neal, Paul White
Saturday September 23, 2017 :: 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Details

All schedule events are subject to change.