DA Chaney will read from her new book Cryptic, and draw from her extensive experience as a horror writer to explain what she finds so compelling about the figure of the zombie.
Gabriel Squailia will talk about the metaphorical importance of the contemporary zombie, offering his insights as a writer into the meaning behind the shambling dead.
Autumn Doyle will share the wisdom of the ancients and regal the audience with tales of the living deceased from other cultures to explain why we should not overlook the concerns of sorcery in our rush for a scientific zombie paradigm
Palmer Dietrich will speak on the anthropology and educational aspects of zombie defense, and how social psychology and group dynamics effect one’s chances of survival in a zombie catastrophe.
For more info see: Authors and Experts To Tackle Zombie Genre at New Anime Convention or read more about the whole convention at Pittsfield Gears Up For Anime Invasion
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