A Celebration of Supernatural

May 09, 2015


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Academic Keynote:

Robbie Thompson

Robbie Thompson is co-executive producer of Supernatural and the author of some of the most thrilling episodes of the show, including the 200th anniversary episode, "Fan Fiction.” He has previously worked on the series Jericho, Human Target, and The Cape, and is currently working on a Marvel comic series, Silk.

 

Schedule

9:00–10:00

What Came Before: Genre and Supernatural

Love, Death, and Codependence: The Family in Supernatural

 

10:00–11:00

Workshop: Television Criticism: Maureen Ryan

Panel: Hunting Things: Monsters in Supernatural

Breaking the Fourth Wall: Meta Supernatural

 

11:00–12:00

Q&A Session: Mark Oshiro

Saving People: Supernatural and Social Issues.

 

12:30–1:30

Keynote: Robbie Thompson

 

2:00-3:00

Workshop: Writing Television: Robbie Thompson

Workshop: Podcasting

Problematic Tropes in and of Supernatural

Exploring Fandom in Supernatural

 

3:00-4:00

Live Podcast Recording

Men and Women: Gender in Supernatural

Writing about Supernatural

 

4:00-5:00

Morality and Religion in Supernatural

It Goes Both Ways: Fans and Producers

 

5:00-6:00

Masquerade Judges: Kathy Larsen, Mark Oshiro, Lynn Zubernis

 
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