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All the Steampunk at NYCC
« on: October 11, 2011, 01:52:17 am »
Steampunk at NYCC
http://www.newyorkcomiccon.com/
Come dressed your best, have fun, and meet the artists who create what you love to read and see

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Friday October 14 Steampunk Panels

The Del Rey Spectra Steampunk Zombie Invasion
;Friday 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Join authors Peter Brett, Naomi Novik, Lia Habel, C.E. Murphy, Scott Westerfeld, plus Del Rey Spectra editorial staff as they reveal strange and ominous projects in the works. Limited prizes to be awarded, while supplies last.

Steampunk 101
Friday 7:45 pm - 8:45 pm
Location: 1A02
Curious about steampunk? Want to learn more about the genre that is rapidly becoming the next big subculture trend? Then come join author and noted steampunk expert G. D. Falksen as he leads a panel discussing all things steampunk. This panel will cover the basics of the steampunk genre, its development as a subculture and fashion trend, and will also explore current developments in steampunk literature, fashion and related topics. There will be all manner of giveaways of many steampunk products at the end of this panel.</p>

With
G. D. Falksen
http://www.gdfalksen.com/bloodintheskies
Art Donovan
http://www.amazon.com/Art-Steampunk-Extraordinary-Ingenious-Contraptions/dp/1565235738
John Betancourt
http://www.wildsidepress.com/
Lauren Panepinto
http://www.orbitbooks.net/
Morgan Kollin
"http://www.worldsteamexpo.com/
Peter Woodworth
http://peterwoodworth.com/

Steampunk in Comics and Literature
Friday 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: 1A02
Steampunk traces its origins back to the science fiction of the 19th century, and the term itself was coined to describe a genre of Victorian sci-fi being written by modern authors. At the same time, steampunk and Victorian industrial age aesthetics have long held a great fascination for comic and manga artists of various backgrounds. This panel will discuss steampunk as a literary and artistic genre, examining steampunk's literary origins and early examples of steampunk in comic book medium, as well as modern examples from both mediums such as Jay Lake's Mainspring , G. D. Falksen's Blood In The Skies, Alan Moore's The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen and Girl Genius by Phil and Kaja Foglio. The panel will also feature first looks at upcoming titles and give aways from leading publishers such as Wildside Press ,Orbit Books , and Yen Press.

With
G. D. Falksen
http://www.gdfalksen.com/bloodintheskies
Fyodor A. Pavlov
http://www.tor.com/bios/artists/fyodor-pavlov
Jared Axelrod
http://www.jaredaxelrod.com/
Kate Locke
http://www.orbitbooks.net/
Tee Morris
http://teemorris.com/
Lawrence Gullo
http://baritaria.com/
Mark Siegel
http://sailortwain.com/
Evelyn Kriete
http://www.steampunktales.com/
Juyoun Lee
"http://www.yenpress.com/

Saturday October 15
1:30-3:00 pm
NYCC & NYAF Steampunk meet up
Saturday 1:30pm At the Starbucks on Level 2 of the Javits center (see map here for where http://www.javitscenter.com/Default.aspx?cmsid=12 ). At 1:15, after everyone is rounded up, we will then go en masse to find a good spot to take fun photos, make new pals and talk. There will be prizes from Orbit Books and Yen Press while supplies last.


Saturday Author singing for G. D. Falksen
3:00-4:00pm
Autographing Table 7, Autographing Area—North Hall
Get your copy of Blood in the Skies or anything else written by G. D. Falksen signed. Exclusive prizes will be given out at random to those who come to this event, including tickets to Dorian's Parlor, exclusive art prints, prototypes, and many other great surprises.

Sunday October 16

Unofficial Steampunk Photo Safari
10am-6pm
The whole Javits center.
http://www.flickr.com/groups/steampunk_photo_safari/
This is a chance for you shutter bugs to test your skill and talent. You photographers are challenged to take photos of the following lists detailed here on the contest’s flicker group. The photographer that captures with his lens the best one thing on the list (and has the best shots according to our judge) wins bragging rights till 2012. This years judge is award winning author Jay Lake. Good luck and good hunting!


Signings throughout the weekend at NYCC for Steampunk authors:
Author signings for Orbit Books authors such as Kristen Painter, Kate Locke and others will be at the Hachette Book Group USA Booth 939
Author signings for Tor books will be at the Tor Books Booth 945
Author signings for Random House Del Rey Booth 1041
Author singings for HarperCollins Booth 944
Author singings for Quirk Books Booth 1732
Author singings for Harlequin books Booth 2021
Author singings for Simon & Schuster Booth 2612

Various booths you need to check out during your weekend at NYCC:

*Rocklove Jewelry http://www.rocklove.com/ This artist has some of the very best jewelry in NYC in the CULTYARD Booth 783
*Head Kandi http://www.head-kandi.com/ selling NYCC exclusive Steampunk hair falls Booth 177
*Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art Booth 2631
*Comic Book Legal Defense Fund Booth 1158
*Steven Walker & Jared Axelrod http://stevejwalkerstudio.blogspot.com/ Artist Ally Table L5
*The Blond Swan Hats http://www.blondeswan.com/ Booth 245
*YaYahan.com's great cosplay steampunk wings http://YaYahan.com/ Booth 379
*Pendragon Costumes leather gear seen on the hit TV show Castle www.pendragoncostumes.com Booth 2720
*Wildside Press selling copies of the new Steampunk titles including "Blood in the Skies" while supplies last Booth 177
*Steampunk Leather http://www.steampunkleather.com/ the best hand made artisan quality steampunk leather goods Booth 177

Use this to help you plan your weekend with NYCC:
http://www.newyorkcomiccon.com/en/NYCC/Overview/My-Show-Planner/

For a full list of everything else please go here:
http://www.newyorkcomiccon.com/