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Friday, July 15 • 3:00pm - 3:50pm
75 Years Of The American Hero (AP)

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2016 marks the 75th anniversary of the world’s most beloved and recognizable super heroine. The All-American Hero is turning 75, and he’s got a lot to celebrate. In 2015, Diana of Themyscira was featured in three ongoing series for the first time ever and she’s set to make her big screen debut alongside Superman and Batman.  Captain America has been in popular films, several different heroes under the mask, and many decades of entertaining comics fans.  Join this year’s panel as we reflect on these two American Hero's past, present and future, their similarities and differences..

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Jennifer McCollom

Professional make-up artist, Jennifer McCollom has worked on feature films and television shows. Her film credits include The Hunger Games, Taking Liberty, The Conjuring, Leatherheads, Talladega Nights, The Box, the Oscar nominated June Bug, MAX, and most recently The Disappointment Room and Masterminds. Her TV work includes Army Wives, the Emmy Award-winning HBO miniseries John Adams, Homeland for... Read More →

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Jason Gilbert

Jason Gilbert is a movie fan and critic whose taste turned to the dark side when he discovered the worst Hollywood had to offer. He reviews these movies in the most comedic nature on his site, www.fail-flix.com, where he rips into them with all of the grace of a rabid were-buffalo in an antique China shop run by pygmies. The Best of the Worst films are great and all, but Jason really can't resist something that promises to be unwatchable... Read More →
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Maya Preisler

Maya Preisler is a professional artist, writer, editor, gamer and actress. Her art has been featured in many art shows at various conventions throughout the SouthEast, and she is a published illustrator. Her poetry and writing have been published in various literary magazines since she was a child, and her website was internationally recognized and featured on Australian radio shows in the early 2000s. As a gamer, Maya was one of only two women... Read More →

Friday July 15, 2016 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Suite 215

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