MisCon 30 Panel Volunteer
Scheduled Panels and Presentations:
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Fri 4:00 - 4:50 PM, Pop Culture Perversion: Superheroes, Montana Boardroom
Moderator: Kyle Elliott (Big Kyle); Panelists: Jason Benner (El Capita'n), Kyle Elliott (Big Kyle), John Logan
How have superheroes been perverted in pop culture? Back in my day, superheroes were....
- Break Fri 4:50 - Sun 5:00
Sun 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Superheroes: Avatars of Societal Values, Gallatin
Panelists: Jason Benner (El Capita'n), John Logan, L.F. Patten (Laurey)
How do the qualities valued by society come to be typified by popular super heroes? Have the shifting currents of morals and values contributed to the evolution of modern super heroes? Is the rise of the Anti-Hero a result of qualities valued by society? Are �good guy� cyber-hackers like �Anonymous� a new form of super-hero?
- Break Sun 5:50 - Mon 11:00
Mon 11:00 - 11:50 AM, Alternative Comics -- The 70s until Now, Madison
Panelists: Jason Benner (El Capita'n), John Logan, Joyce Reynolds-Ward
Ever since the 70s there's been a strong alternative comic world populated with inclusive, varied characters such as The Checkered Demon, The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers, and Honkytonk Sue. Find out about this fascinating industry, its colorful past and how to jump into exploring everything it has to offer.