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Saturday, November 11 • 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Anime in the "Before" Time
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Join us to share stories about anime...before it was even called "anime"!

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Walter Amos

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Walter first developed an interest in Japanese animation with the premiere of "Star Blazers" in 1979 on WTAF TV 29 in Philadelphia, after already succumbing to science fiction in general. He attempted to catch a movie version of this series at Philcon 1984, but missed it and instead... Read More →

Dave Wilson III

Dave III has been participating in Anime Fandom for over twenty years, collecting stories and observations from his quiet little corner near the tape library. He is a delightful and charming addition to any panel, willing to render opinions and amusing anecdotes reasonably germane... Read More →

Ben Jorritsma

Ben's interests include Anime, hard and soft sciences, promoting DIY/Maker culture, and promoting agricultural awareness.

Amy Howard Wilson

Best know as the voice of Nova in Seasons 1 & 2 of the one and only "Star Blazers", and Miranda in "The Irresponsible Captain Tylor" OVA. I met my hubby Dave in Atlanta (at a con, of course!) in 1998 and we were married on October 14, 2000. For the last 14 years, we've been living... Read More →

Saturday November 11, 2017 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Plaza I