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Saturday, May 5 • 6:00pm - 6:50pm
Marvelous Magical Girls

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You know the drill- a cute critter offers you magical powers and a kawaii battle outfit in exchange for saving the world. But magic doesn't make homework go away, and it doesn't simplify relationships either! Is there a catch? Could things not be as they seem? Are there magical boys too? We'll explore the roots of this genre, discuss themes and which series are worth your time as an adult.

Speakers
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Paul Kemner

Paul's a few months older than Godzilla, watched the original Astro Boy series, and has been a fan of anime ever since. When he's not writing and tuning SQL, he collects geeky hobbies and writes. His first published book 'Building Arts & Crafts Furniture” sold 30K copies. The n... Read More →
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Christine Sunu

An interface designer, Christine (per her Twitter bio) builds things. The things she builds vary, but her focus throughout it all is on interfaces hooking into human behavior and expectation. She believes the level of complexity in tactility, geometry, and human factors in connected interface design requires understanding and experience with people and interfaces from non-digital fields. Her multidisciplinary experience with the digital, physical, and human allows her to create effective and successful experiences for users.Christine has implemented developer experiences and run IoT workshops, designed interfaces for patient motivation in high-stakes settings, made trending content on electronics, and created hardware and software for research in bleeding-edge fields. She started and runs... Read More →


Saturday May 5, 2018 6:00pm - 6:50pm
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