International Steampunk Symposium

SIX Weeks until Symposium 2019

There are now just SIX WEEKS left until the Symposium . . . LESS than TWO MONTHS! TWO weeks remain to get...
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SIX Weeks until Symposium 2019

James Neathery at Symposium 2019

The International Steampunk Symposium is honored to have James Neathery join us as our 2019 Guest Maker. James Neathery is an...
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James Neathery at Symposium 2019

Guest Author – Robyn Bennis

The International Steampunk Symposium is excited to have Robyn Bennis, author of The Guns Above and By Fire Above, as our 2019 Guest of Honor Author....
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Guest Author – Robyn Bennis

Frenchy & the Punk Return to the Symposium!

We are thrilled to announce that the dynamic duo known as Frenchy & the Punk are returning to the Symposium...
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Frenchy & the Punk Return to the Symposium!

SIX Weeks until Symposium 2019

There are now just SIX WEEKS left until the Symposium . . . LESS than TWO MONTHS! TWO weeks remain to get the Midwest Steampunk BIG Ticket that saves up to 25% off your tickets if you are planning on being at both the Symposium in March and the Chicago Steampunk Exposition in September. Click Here to […]

Lit Track After Dark: Ghost Stories!

Presented at Symposium 2019 by Leanna Renee Hieber, & Friends Our Esteemed Lit Track Guests tell a real or fictionalghost story and discuss what keeps us hooked on tales of the dead!   Leanna Renee Hieber is an actress, playwright and award-winning bestselling author of Gothic Victorian Fantasy novels for adults and teens. Her Strangely Beautiful […]

Read Your Favorite Page!

Presented at Symposium 2019 by Robyn Bennis, Leanna Renee Hieber, & Friends Our Esteemed Lit Track Guests read a few titillating tidbits from their latest projects, guaranteed to whet appetites and ignite the mind!   Robyn Bennis. author of The Guns Above and By Fire Above, has a colorful scientific background with research and development involving human gene expression, neural connectomics, […]

Robyn Bennis Feature Hour

Presented at Symposium 2019 by Robyn Bennis & Leanna Renee Hieber Join Steampunk Symposium Resident Author, actress and Leanna Renee Hieber for a joyful, lively discussion with our Featured Literary guest Robyn Bennis, acclaimed author of Tor’s The Guns Above series. A Q&A will feature writing advice, insights into process, creative tips and a book […]

SEVEN Weeks until Symposium 2019

There are now just SEVEN WEEKS left until the Symposium . . . LESS than TWO MONTHS! THREE weeks remain to get the Midwest Steampunk BIG Ticket that saves up to 25% off your tickets if you are planning on being at both the Symposium in March and the Chicago Steampunk Exposition in September. Click Here to […]

SCOWL “Cry for the Moon” – The Cincinnati Challenge!

FRIDAY! FRIDAY! FRIDAY! Are you ready for Steampunk themed beastly stage combat from SCOWL?! After so many attacks, London Jack realizes that this fight is personal!   SCOWL is a New York City based, action-packed theatrical presentation combining stage combat choreography, acrobatics, and mixed media to create queer and trans inclusive theatrical performance with a […]

SCOWL “Cry for the Moon” – London Jack’s Revenge?

FRIDAY! FRIDAY! FRIDAY! Are you ready for Steampunk themed beastly stage combat from SCOWL?! Today London Jack swears revenge on Carmella Hellmont . . .   SCOWL is a New York City based, action-packed theatrical presentation combining stage combat choreography, acrobatics, and mixed media to create queer and trans inclusive theatrical performance with a sports […]

The Cincinnatus Academy of Science & Sorcery

Those local to Cincinnati, Ohio may know that the city was named after Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus, the ancient Roman statesmen and farmer who is reported to have lived from 519 BC to 430 BC. George Washington was often compared to Cincinnatus due to various parallels, and the city of Cincinnati was supposedly named thus in honor of Washington […]

SCOWL “Cry for the Moon” – London Jack Responds

FRIDAY! FRIDAY! FRIDAY! Are you ready for Steampunk themed beastly stage combat from SCOWL?! Today we hear London Jack’s response to the beast hunter Carmilla Hellmont’s threats . . .   SCOWL is a New York City based, action-packed theatrical presentation combining stage combat choreography, acrobatics, and mixed media to create queer and trans inclusive […]