Islam and Sci Fi in NYC and the New York ComicCon

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I will be in next weekend and the whole weekend after that. If anyone wants to meet  up drop me a line. Next Saturday i.e., October 12, 2013 I will be part of a panel at the New York ComicCon. If you are around then be sure to stop by and say hi. Here is detailed information about the panel!

Geeks of Color Assemble! : Minorities in Fandom

Date: Saturday, October 12
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Location: 1A17

Speakers: Diana Pho, Ger Tysk, Jay Justice, Jeffrey L. Wilson, Muhammad Aurangzeb Ahmad, Muse En Lystrala, Emmanuel Ortiz, N.K. Jemisin

Description:
From Community’s Abed and Troy to Miles Morales as Spiderman to Rinko Kikuchi and Idris Elba starring in Pacific Rim, this is obvious: people of color are impacting geek media. What challenges, however, do minorities still face? Discuss being a geek of color in comics, cosplay, videos games, steampunk and more. Speakers: Hugo & Nebula Award-nominated writer N.K. Jemisin, Jeffrey L. Wilson, Emmanuel Ortiz, Muse en Lystrala, Muhammad Aurangzeb Ahmad, Ger Tysk, and Jay Justice. Moderated by Diana Pho (a.k.a. Ay-leen the Peacemaker) of Tor Books and Tor.com.

2 thoughts on “Islam and Sci Fi in NYC and the New York ComicCon

  • October 11, 2013 at 7:21 am
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    Will this be recorded and/or web casted?

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  • October 11, 2013 at 9:35 am
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    Yes it will be recorded. I will post the video once it becomes available.

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