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November 26 – 28
A celebration of Urban fantasy , Steampunk and SF Noir at the LAX Marriott in Los Angeles
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – Boston/Atlanta Media Science Fiction Conventions: How We Laugh at Ourselves A discussion of “Galaxy Quest,” “Trekkies” and “Free Enterprise” and how fans can laugh at themselves through these films. Val Ontell, Cecil Castellucci, Mel Gilden, Linda Reid, Tadao Tomomatsu
Sunday 1:00 p.m. – Marquis 2 Science Fiction and Live Theatre Science fiction and the theatre don’t seem to be the most obvious bedfellows, but science fiction has and continues to be presented on the stage from time to time. Every medium brings its own benefits and drawbacks. What are the challenges that face playwrights when creating science fiction? What can you achieve with the theatre that you can’t achieve in any other media? Cecil Castellucci, Ed Green, James Kerwin, Tadao Tomomatsu