Saturday Programming Grid

Our GeekGirlCon ’13 post-con survey is live! Tell us what you thought & how we can make it even better next year!

Note: Details on programs listed below may change before GeekGirlCon ’13, so check back here or the Info Booth for the most up-to-date program information. In addition to this website, follow us on @GeekGirlCon, find us at facebook.com/GeekGirlCon, or sign up for our email newsletter for the latest and greatest GeekGirlCon ’13 updates.

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Programs below updated as of Saturday, 10/19, 8:42 a.m.

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Don’t forget the Saturday GeekGirlCONcert at the EMP!

10/19/13
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9:00 AMDIY Science Zone (9:00 - 6:00)Tabletop Gaming (9:00 - 9:00)Console Game Room with EA / PopCap Games (9:00 - 9:00)
9:30 AM
10:00 AMDeconstructing the Mary Sue Myth (10:00 - 10:50)We Are Fandom, Hear Us Roar (10:00 - 10:50)Helen of Troy Unlimited (10:00 - 10:50)Geek Etiquette (10:00 - 10:50)Turning Your Art into an Online Business (10:00 - 10:50)Women in Gaming: A New Frontier (10:00 - 10:50)Learn to Paint Miniatures & Take One Home! (10:00 - 2:00)
10:30 AM
11:00 AMRace in Costuming and Performance (11:00 - 11:50)Octobriana, the Black Heroine, and Wonder Woman: A Comic History in Three Presentations (11:00 - 12:20)Geek Girl Style: Demanding Recognition in the Fashion World (11:00 - 11:50)Strong Female Characters in Young Adult Literature (11:00 - 11:50)Labor of Love: Why Women Make Transformative Works (11:00 - 11:50)Everything I Thought I Knew About Fashion History was Made Up by Victorians (11:00 - 11:50)
11:30 AMThe Past, Present, and Future of Women in Gaming (11:30 - 12:00)
12:00 PMWitches, Princesses, and Warrior Maidens: Exploring the Archetypes of Women in Fantasy (12:00 - 12:50)Geeks With Disabilities (12:00 - 12:50)Edible Astronomy (12:00 - 12:50)Geeks in Education (12:00 - 12:50)Best of Both Worlds: Careers Where STEM Meets the Humanities (12:00 - 12:50)
12:30 PMDivas, Dames, & Daredevils (12:30 - 1:20)
1:00 PMChanging Culture in Mainstream and Alternative Spaces (1:00 - 1:50)Kids of the New Normal: Queer Families and Their Children in Popular Culture (1:00 - 1:50)Craft Explosion!: Craft Books and Kits by becker&mayer! (1:00 - 1:50)(1:00 - 1:50)Hiding in Plain iSight: Face Detection Self-Defense Workshop and CV Dazzle Makeup Tutorial (1:00 - 1:50)
1:30 PMAsk The Astronomers (1:30 - 2:20)How to Begin Your Career in Community Management (1:30 - 2:00)
2:00 PMAnything That Loves: Comics Beyond "Gay" and "Straight" (2:00 - 2:50)Making Science Fun: For Girls, Boys, and Everyone (2:00 - 2:50)Home Geek Home (2:00 - 2:50)Female Characters in Game Design (2:00 - 2:50)Ouch! It Hurts Where?!? (2:00 - 2:50)
2:30 PMSuperMOOC: Exploring Gender through Comic Books (2:30 - 3:20)Press Kit Hacks for Indie Devs (2:30 - 3:00)
3:00 PMWhen Music, Gender, & Disability Intertwine (3:00 - 3:50)The Psychology of Cosplay: Culture, Consent, and Misconceptions (3:00 - 3:50)Intro to Costume Craft and Cosplay (3:00 - 3:50)Playing God: What it Takes to Create a Universe (3:00 - 3:50)Creating Inclusiveness in the Geek Community (3:00 - 3:50)Design a Tabletop RPG in One Hour! (3:00 - 4:00)
3:30 PMBlack, Latina, Girl, and Geek: A Tale of Acceptance (3:30 - 4:20)How to Read & Understand Your Next Publishing Contract (3:30 - 4:00)
4:00 PM[[[ROOM CLOSED]]] (4:00 - 4:50)Comics for Social Change (4:00 - 4:50)GeekGirlCon Craft Wars (4:00 - 5:20)Let's Make a Game RIGHT NOW (4:00 - 4:50)Making Your Website a Hate-Free Zone: Advice for Creating Safe Spaces Online (4:00 - 4:50)
4:30 PMToward a Universe of Equals: The Past, Present and Future of Gender Equality in Science Fiction (4:30 - 5:20)Why Programming is the Perfect Career (4:30 - 5:00)
5:00 PMCostume Contest (5:00 - 7:00)Getting Cheeky: The Making of Husbands (5:00 - 5:50)‰ÛÜTry This at Home! With Crabcat Industries (5:00 - 5:50)Interaction Design: Make Your World Easier to Use (5:00 - 5:50)How to LARP: Learn Live Action Role Play (5:00 - 6:00)
5:30 PMFan Studies: Past, Present, and Future(s) (5:30 - 6:20)Wigs 101 (5:30 - 6:20)
6:00 PMFat Girl: Fan Girl (6:00 - 6:50)Crowdfunding without Losing Your Mind (6:00 - 6:50)Beyond Tomorrow: Empowering Female Makers and Fans (6:00 - 6:50)
6:30 PMIs Star Trek a Feminist Utopia? (6:30 - 7:20)Readings: Elizabeth Guizzetti and Sandra M. Odell (6:30 - 7:20)
7:00 PMReady-to-Wear Superhero (7:00 - 7:50)Laugh Riot: Comedy as a Tool of Social Change (7:00 - 7:50)You Should Make Games! (7:00 - 7:50)The New Female Fantasy Hero (7:00 - 7:50)LARP Session: LIMBO (7:00 - 9:00)
7:30 PMInside The Lizzie Bennet Diaries (7:30 - 8:20)Rule 63 Costuming: The Whys and Hows of Genderbending (7:30 - 8:20)
8:00 PMWhere No Man Has Gone Before: The Show (8:00 - 8:50)Geeks for Poetry, Poetry for Geeks (8:00 - 8:50)More than Skin-Deep: Fandom, Women, and Geek Tattoos (8:00 - 8:50)A Dignified Reading from Needles & Artifice (8:00 - 8:50)GeekGirlCONcert! (8:00 - 11:00)
8:30 PMStandard Action the Webseries: Season 2 Screening and Panel (8:30 - 9:20)Yuri Anime/Manga Battle! (8:30 - 9:20)
9:00 PMImaginary Friends Screening and Panel (9:00 - 9:50)Show Me How to Nerdlesque (9:00 - 10:20)
9:30 PMGeek Seekers Screening and Panel (9:30 - 10:20)
10:00 PMThe Gamers: Hands of Fate--Screening and Panel (10:00 - 10:50)
10:30 PM
11:00 PM
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