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Comics culture used to be one big Presidents Club - but that is changing

The first time I went to a comic con, I half expected it to resemble that Presidents Club event.

I feared being ogled and grabbed by the majority-male crowd, not least because online geekdom gave that impression. 645 more words

Feminism

Have you ever met a geeky woman who WASN’T empowered?

I’ve always felt that geek girls have a head start at becoming a bad-ass, empowered woman.

It’s in our blood – or, at least, it’s in our viewing habits. 325 more words

Feminism

"No living man am I! You look upon a woman!” 5 things I experience as a female role-player

For those of you who don’t recognise it, the quote is from The Lord of the Rings, specifically Eowyn’s response to the Witch King of Angmar (just before she kills him) when he tells her that he can be hindered by no living man. 1,071 more words

DnD

Nerdy Things To Do In Edmonton This Weekend Oct. 20-22

If you haven’t checked out DEDfest, this is your last weekend to do so! They’ve got some interesting films on display (including a very timely showing of GEEK GIRLS on Saturday!). 232 more words

Events

DEDfest X: The Final Chapter Starts Today!

Ready for a a full lineup of horror at Metro Cinema? DEDfest starts today! See the full schedule below and the link here for full details! 122 more words

Edmonton

'Geek' Girls

Women have been into ‘geeky’ things and fandoms since they were created but why do we get challenged by men and other people to prove that we really are a ‘Geek’ or into a certain fandom. 212 more words

Models and Horror

Tonight We talk with actress Model Morrigan Thompson about her career in modeling and horror, and she will be joining me to discuss Cartoon Horror As well. 20 more words

Horror