#YesAllGeeks: Let’s Talk About Harassment in Fandom

beyondvictoriana:

NEW YORK COMIC CON EVENT
Saturday, October 11th
3 - 3:45 PM 
Room: 1A21
HAVE A QUESTION FOR THE PANEL? PLEASE SUBMIT ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE HERE or via hashtag #YesAllGeeks by October 10th.

After years of silence, people have become more vocal about speaking against harassment in fandom. How can our community unite and make our spaces – online and offline – safer from creepers of all stripes? Featuring panelists Mikki Kendall (writer & activist, @karnythia), Marlene Bonnelly (blogger, @ilikecomicstoo), Kaye M (writer & founder of #YesAllWomen), Emily Asher-Perrin (blogger, Tor.com), Robert Anders (nurse practitioner). Moderated by Diana M. Pho (editor, Tor Books). 
Participant bios under the jump.

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Don’t forget to submit questions/topics for the Harassment in Fandom panel at NYCC! We want to hear from you! Please post to our Facebook page. :D

cosmic-alpaca:

It is perfectly beautiful. Thank you marlene for this charm[ing] gift.


Don’t mention it!

cosmic-alpaca:

It is perfectly beautiful. Thank you marlene for this charm[ing] gift.

Don’t mention it!