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Saturday, July 16 • 11:00pm - 11:50pm
Holy Golden Anniversary, Batman! (AP)

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2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the Batman TV series, a campy show that’s indelibly imprinted on many producers of pop culture today. Some critics (including NPR’s Glen Weldon) suggest all modern Batman interpretations (in the comics and on the screen) are still reacting to this show, but its influence clearly goes beyond just the Batman mythos. We’ll talk about the first great superhero TV show, including everything we loved about it, and all the things that make us cringe.

Moderators
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Tally Johnson

Tally Johnson is a graduate of Spartanburg Methodist College and Wofford College with degrees in history. He is the author of GHOSTS OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA UPCOUNTRY, GHOSTS OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA MIDLANDS, GHOSTS OF THE PEE DEE (all for The History Press) and CIVIL WAR GHOSTS OF SOUTH CAROLINA (for Post Mortem Press) and has a story in AN IMPROBABLE TRUTH (from Mocha Memoirs Press). Tally currently serves as Special Services Coordinator for the... Read More →

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Alexandra Christian

Author
Alexandra Christian is an author of mostly paranormal romance, dark fantasy and horror. A self-proclaimed “Southern Belle from Hell,” Lexxx is a native South Carolinian who lives with a ghost hunter and an epileptic wiener dog. She has published several novels, novellas and short stories various publishers including Ellora’s Cave. She also wears an editor’s hat as A.C. Thompson. Recently, she’s been... Read More →
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Tally Johnson

Tally Johnson is a graduate of Spartanburg Methodist College and Wofford College with degrees in history. He is the author of GHOSTS OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA UPCOUNTRY, GHOSTS OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA MIDLANDS, GHOSTS OF THE PEE DEE (all for The History Press) and CIVIL WAR GHOSTS OF SOUTH CAROLINA (for Post Mortem Press) and has a story in AN IMPROBABLE TRUTH (from Mocha Memoirs Press). Tally currently serves as Special Services Coordinator for the... Read More →
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Chris Shrewsbury

Chris Shrewsbury has been attending conventions and cosplaying for almost 30 years.  Growing up in WV, he's attended, volunteered at, and been staff at literally dozens of cons along the east coast. While studying Speech Pathology and Deaf Education at Liberty Univ., he became a nationally certified sign language interpreter and has worked with many notable entertainers, educators, and government officials.  He also served a tour in... Read More →


Saturday July 16, 2016 11:00pm - 11:50pm
Suite 215

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