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Friday, December 3 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Convention History - Form WorldCon to Online Cons

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Come learn the 80 year history of the convention scene from Worldcon all the way to the online events of the pandemic era. We break down major events in the con running scene from the introduction of filk to the influence of room parties on creating furry and anime cons. How did Comic Con get so big, and how influential were trekkies and bronies in the con scene? All this and more in a special preview of the Convention History book.

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Inanimorphs/Bash the Pinata

Choco Pony Tarot, Furry Flags
Long time convention artist and panelist, Choco is a genetic biologist and history researcher known for their fandom artwork, tarot cards, flags, enamel pins, and transformation art, as well as being an expert panelists on the topics of convention and fandom history, psychology and... Read More →


Friday December 3, 2021 7:00pm - 8:30pm CST
Hyatt – McCarran