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Friday, June 3 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conventions and Cosplays with Disabilities

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“Conventions and Cosplay with Disabilities” is an engaging discussion exploring the challenges and opportunities faced by those dealing with many types of disabilities, from sensory and mobility impairments to “invisible conditions” like ADHD and social anxiety disorder. In a safe and supportive environment, we’ll share experiences and information aimed at enhancing the fandom convention, with a special emphasis on the amazing world of cosplay.

6pm

Moderators
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Brian Holloway

Costume, Union County Public Schools
Costume designer with over 27+ years experience for film television, and stage. Make-Up Supervisor and actor for Star Trek: New Voyages/PHASE II for 8+ years. Owner of Material Worlds Costuming. Convention moderator and panelist yearly at a variety of conventions. Professional actor... Read More →

Speakers
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Chris Shrewsbury

Fandom Guest (Because “Hilarious and Sexy Amputee” isn’t a category. Yet.), Geek Life
Chris has volunteered, paneled, guested, staffed, and been committee at literally dozens of cons along the east coast for 30+ years.He’s a nationally certified sign language interpreter, working in entertainment, education, medical, and government settings.  Following Navy service... Read More →


Friday June 3, 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
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