Jul 26-28, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City in Virginia
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July 2019

Kinfolk: The Importance of Friendship and Belonging in Nerd Spaces

July 14 @ 1:00 pm

A panel on the importance of finding community in Nerd spaces, be it online or offline. Oftentimes nerds of color feel isolated due to a scarcity of spaces curated just for them. With the rising popularity of organizations like Quirktastic, Black Nerd Problems, Blerdcon, and Black Girls Anime, blerds and other nerds of color are able to center their marginalized experiences and form bonds with people that look like them.

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CANCELLED : Gals vs. Guys: A Kpop Dance Workshop

July 14 @ 1:00 pm

In this beginner's dance workshop, we will be teaching 1 dance from a boy group and 1 dance from a girl group.Come out and learn some fun moves to impress your kpop friends! There will be prizes at the end of the workshop and Everyone's Favorite: Random Dance Play!

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CANCELLED : Crocheting 101: Learn the Basics

July 14 @ 1:45 pm

Learn how to crochet with step by step instructions from Yarn Goddess Cosplay! We'll start with how to hold a crochet hook, start a chain stitch and even cover how to use simple stitches like single and double crochet! All skill levels welcomed - hook and yarn will be provided!

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MISSrepresented

July 14 @ 1:45 pm

Explore the history of the representation of women through comics, video games, television, costuming and movies. How have things changed over the years, and what's getting better? How can consumers and fans of these media help to improve the representation available?

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Ask a Black Female Tattoo Artist

July 14 @ 2:00 pm

Hang out with DC's OG 'kawaii' black female tattoo artist and talk all things TATTOO - rites of passage, tattoo therapy, kawaii and otaku tattoos for dark skin and most importantly ... WHY you should get tattooed by someone who looks like YOU! <3 It'll be a fun, enlighting and heartwarming fireside chat you won't want to miss ^.^

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