A Celebration of Star Trek!

May 07, 2016
 

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 Lisa Klink, Writer Keynote

Lisa Klink, Writer Keynote

 Dr. Lincoln Geraghty, academic keynote

Dr. Lincoln Geraghty, academic keynote

 Brannon Braga, Distinguished Contributions Award Recipient

Brannon Braga, Distinguished Contributions Award Recipient

Schedule for A Celebration of Star Trek

9:00–10:00

Idic: Philosophy and Star Trek

The Federation: Politics and Star Trek

Through the Wormhole: Reevaluating DS9

 

10:15–11:15

Academic Keynote: “‘A dream that became a reality and spread throughout the stars’: History, Myth and American Culture in Star Trek.”

Dr. Lincoln Gergahty

History of the Klingon Empire, Part I

The Cultural Impact of Star Trek

Trekkies, Trekkers, And Beyond: Fandom of Star Trek

 

11:30–12:30

Learn Klingon

Star Trek and Gender

Llap: The Future According to Star Trek

Canon, Fanon, and In-Between: Star Trek Fan Works

Generations of Trek: Film, TV, and the Evolution of Star Trek

 

1:00–2:00

Producer Keynote: Brannon Braga

 

2:15-3:15

Writer Keynote: Lisa Klink

History of the Klingon Empire, Part II

Debating The Future: Otherness and Privilege in Star Trek

Star Trek: Fan Phenomena

 

3:30-4:30

Lecture: Leonard Nimoy Tribute: John Tenuto and Maria Jose Tenuto

Klingon: A Case Study af Conlangs in Mass Media

Beam Me Up: Star Trek Performance

The Future Is Here: Science and Technology in Star Trek

 

4:45-5:45

Klingon Christmas Carol

Teaching Trek: Pedagogy and Star Trek

Queer Identities in Cosplay And Fandom

Fantasy Draft Crew!

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 Tee shirt design by Laura Bluett

Tee shirt design by Laura Bluett