Rick Gonyo

 

 



FRI 1:00p.m.: Queers and Capes: Historical Representation of the LGBT in the Superhero Genre (45 mins.)

Room: LALIQUE II [Ballroom Level] Rated: Teen

Produced By: Designs by Talon


LGBT characters in the superhero genre can be charted over just the past forty years. However during that short period of time their presence in the mainstream has vastly expanded-often reflecting the growth of society's attitudes. Presented is a comprehensive overview of how that representation has evolved not only in comics but across multiple media including film, television and literature.


Speaking: Frank Hui; Rick Gonyo

Category: Discussion Panel

 



SUN Noon: Queers and Capes: Historical Representation of the LGBT in the Superhero Genre (45 mins.)

Room: BEL-AIR 2/3 [Lobby Level] Rated: Teen

Produced By: Designs by Talon


LGBT characters in the superhero genre can be charted over just the past forty years. However during that short period of time their presence in the mainstream has vastly expanded-often reflecting the growth of society's attitudes. Presented is a comprehensive overview of how that representation has evolved not only in comics but across multiple media including film, television and literature.


Speaking: Frank Hui; Rick Gonyo

Category: Discussion Panel