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Sunday, February 21 • 4:45pm - 5:30pm
Writing for Novels vs. Comic Books

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Writing novels is very different than writing comic books. But these guests have done both! Listen to them discuss the challenges of each medium and how they need to modify their craft to best tell their stories.

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Chris "Kiku" Kubiak

Host, Neek! The Podcast
I am a transplanted New Yorker living in Pensacola, FL for the past 8 years. A nerd of all trades, I am one of the hosts of the "pop/ nerd culture" comedy podcast Neek! The Podcast, an opinion piece contributor to GeeksGamers.com, a cosplayer and an avid Funko Pop toy collector... Read More →

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Nancy A. Collins

Author, Golgotham series, Sunglasses After Dark, Swamp Thing, Army of Darkness: Damned If You Do
Nancy A. Collins is the author of numerous novels, short stories, and comic books. A recipient of the Horror Writers Association’s Bram Stoker Award and The British Fantasy Society’s Icarus Award, her work has also been nominated for the International Horror Guild Award, the... Read More →
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Victor Gischler

Author, Comic Book Writer, Stay, Deadpool
Victor Gischler is a novelist and comic book writer.  His work includes runs on X-Men, Deadpool: Merc with a Mouth, The Shadow, Angel & Faith and others, and his creator owned comics include Clown Fatal, Sally of the Wasteland, and the forthcoming Titanium Star. His novels span... Read More →
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Tony Isabella

Comic Book Writer, Author, Marvel, DC, Black Lightning, Captain America
Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Tony Isabella learned to read from comic books at the age of four and never stopped loving them. In 1972, that passion took him to Marvel Comics, where he began his career as an assistant to Stan Lee and Roy Thomas. In his 42-year career, Isabella has... Read More →
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Rikki Simons

Voice Actor, Writer, Artist, Invader ZIM
Rosearik Rikki Allen Simons is an actor, writer, and artist. He is most famous for being the voice of the robot in a dog suit, GIR from Invader ZIM. As a writer, Rikki Simons is known for science fiction and fantasy novels such as Hitherto a Lion, Ranklechick and His Three Legged... Read More →

Sunday February 21, 2016 4:45pm - 5:30pm CST
Pensacola Bay Center - Room C1 (216)