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Saturday, November 11 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Captain America Would NEVER "Heil" Hydra
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What made the writers of the "Captain America is a Secret Nazi" storyline think that such an arc would go over well? And what made the *owners* think that it would be a good idea to try to make the employees of the stores that sell their comics to dress up as members of an organization that canonically grew out of the nazi party?

Speakers
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JJ Brannon

While at MIT, JJ studied biophysics and molecular biology/genetics. He worked for 25 years in R&D for a thinlayer chromatography manufacturer where he designed a TLC/DNAgram reader. He was a registered lobbyist for Family Law Reform advocating modernization of Delaware's paternity... Read More →
GC

Gil Cnaan

Gil Cnaan, is one of the coproducers of the Philadelphia Renaissance Faire, a local event promoter, DJ, and all around go-to guy. He owns and operates the local event planning and production company, Storykeeper Events.
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Hakira d'Almah

A graduate of Hunter College and LSE, Hakira uses her background in history and political science to analyse all sorts of popular culture phenomena. She taught herself Elvish when she was bored in high school, but has since forgotten much of it. You can usually find her talking about... Read More →
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Pam Smith

Dame Dahlia is a cosplayer from Central Pennsylvania and is an active member of the Central Pennsylvania Heroes Coalition and a recruit in the Philadelphia Avengers which are cosplay groups that does community service to local children’s hospitals and other organizations in Pennsylvania... Read More →
FM

F. M. Yates

If you've bought comics on South St. in Philadelphia in the past 30 (?) years, then you've probably bought them from Michael. As owner of Atomic City Comics, on South St. (The coolest street in Philadelphia), Michael has been the local Comic Book pusher for decades. Writer and performer... Read More →


Saturday November 11, 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm
Crystal Ballroom Three