Missoula's Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

MisCon 33: Level Up!, May 24 - 27, 2019 Missoula, Montana

Tess Langston

MisCon 33 Attending Professional

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

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(Tentative)

  • panel Sat 11:00 - 11:50 AM, Shift In The Geekverse, Rocket Tent (1)
    Moderator: John Logan; Panelists: Frog Jones, Tess Langston, John Logan

    This past decade has seen a major shift in how our subculture is seen. Some might even say that we're MAINSTREAM now! How has this change in attitude changed the community itself?

  • Break Sat 11:50 - Sat 1:00
  • panel Sat 1:00 - 1:50 PM, Toxic Masculinity As Villain?, Rocket Tent (1)
    Moderator: William C. Riley; Panelists: Alisha Knaff, Tess Langston, William C. Riley, Dean Wells

    Masculine tropes are commonly used in the depiction of heroes, but toxic masculinity is increasingly being explored as well, as villains are the heroes of their own story. What is toxic masculinity, and how does it lend itself in the writing of villainy and evil?

  • Break Sat 1:50 - Sat 3:00
  • moderator Sat 3:00 - 3:50 PM, Learn From My Mistakes!, Dragon Pavilion (1)
    Moderator: Tess Langston; Panelists: Carol Berg, Erik Evjen, Tess Langston, Nikki Rossignol

    A panel on what NOT to do when going into art, writing, & other creative fields. Pros in these fields share stories of their goof ups & tell you how you can avoid those mistakes & be better.