Oddity (A Staged Reading)

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Presented at Symposium 2019 by Ashley Lauren Rogers A transgender man, known only as Professor, wakes up in a research facility deep within the center of the Earth. He only vaguely knows that he’s there to research a horrifying and violent incident that led to the deaths of all researchers within the facility.  As he […]

Writing in Other Mediums: Playwrighting, Journalism and more

  Our literary guests aren’t just fiction writers! Hear from award-winning playwrights, journalists and other media professionals as they tackle writing from many unique angles and answer your questions about writing for diverse markets. – Leanna Renee Hieber, Ashley Lauren Rogers, Diana Pho, Tee & Pip.   Leanna Renee Hieber is an actress, playwright and award-winning […]

Envisioning a Better Steam Society Revisited: Social Issues & Steampunk

  A discussion panel where panel participants discuss their thoughts about finding aesthetic inspiration in a historical era rife with sexism, racism and classism thinking. Can the steampunk subculture come to terms with its problematic past, or are we just repeating history, except with ray guns? Together with the audience, we hope to engage in […]