David and Andrew get caught up on all things nerdy. Then Andrew talks with Bill Straus, producer of Straight Outta Compton. He discusses the process of getting the film to the screen and what it took to get the music rights from Eazy-E's widow. Straus also discusses the influence of hip hop on his life and career.
The Indy Popcon Panel that you have all been waiting for. Panel organized by Ginger Dee creator of The Brothers Grant and Dexters Digs as well as by Gabrial Canada of Racebending.com and Kind of Epic Show. Graphic design by Ginger Dee, see her work at http://chrisandgin.com. Special thanks to Lumberjanes artist Brook A Allen for being a surprise special guest.
We have gathered a panel of fabulous women to talk about MEN IN COMICS! More men are making comics than ever before. But not all men! Some don't even WANT to. How do we create opportunities for them?
We'll have a lively discussion featuring...
Christina Blanch, Ball State University instructor and doctoral assistant, most popularly known for teaching the SuperMOOC "Gender through Comic Books"
Jackie Crofts, co-creator of the comic Nutmeg
Ginger Dee, co-creator of comics The Brothers Grant, Dexter's Digs, and Presidents of the United Space and co-organizer of the Indy Webcomics Group
Bri Rudd, creator of the comic Oh No Bri and contributor to Geeking in Indiana and Panels
Katie Schenkel, contributor to The Mary Sue, Panels, and Quirk Books
Moderated by the mighty model/writer/artist powerhouse Taversia!