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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... Read More →

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Jason Gilbert

Literary Guest
Jason is the author of The Clockworks of War series, The Rifle Chronicles, and urban fantasy series The Coldstone Files. His stories are Alternate History with an Urban Fantasy and Horror element set in worlds of the supernatural!
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Maya Preisler

Artist Guest, Geek Life
Maya Preisler has been creating art and telling stories since they were old enough to hold a pen, writing and illustrating their first science fiction novel at age eight. Maya is the proud author of a genre-bending spec fic novel and a short story in Corvid-19. Their artwork graces... Read More →

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

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