Southern Hemisphere Panels

Room One

Meet & Greet

We’ve set aside a little time at the beginning of each round of panels to just sit and chat. It’s been a year since we were all last together. Here’s a chance to catch up and talk to some of our panellists in a more casual setting.

 

Sci-Fi

Host: ariestess
Panellists: dhamphir, KC
Times: Sunday: 6.00-7.00 (UK), 7.00-8.00 (Central EU), 1.00-2.00 (Eastern US), 0.00-1.00 (Central US), 23.00-0.00 (Mountain US), 22.00-23.00 (Pacific US), 20.00-21.00 (Hawaiian),
Monday: 13.00-14.00 (Western AU), 15.00-16.00 (Eastern AU), 17.00-18.00 (NZ)
Synopsis: Science fiction fandoms have featured heavily in femslash circles for years. Older, space-based fandoms like Voyager have been joined by a new breed of Earth based science fiction fandoms, such as Orphan Black, each offering their own unique perspective of what the future may bring.

 

Fantasy

Host: ariestess
Panellists: dhamphir, KC
Times: Sunday: 7.00-8.00 (UK), 8.00-9.00 (Central EU), 2.00-3.00 (Eastern US), 1.00-2.00 (Central US), 0.00-1.00 (Mountain US), 23.00-0.00 (Pacific US), 21.00-22.00 (Hawaiian),
Monday: 14.00-15.00 (Western AU), 16.00-17.00 (Eastern AU), 18.00-19.00 (NZ)
Synopsis: Xena, Once Upon a Time, Legend of the Seeker; fantasy fandoms might not be as numerous as for other genres but when they do burst into our lives they do so with a vengeance.  Let’s discuss just what makes them so darn irresistable.

 

Crime

Host: ariestess
Panellists: dhamphir, KC
Times: Sunday: 8.00-9.00 (UK), 9.00-10.00 (Central EU), 3.00-4.00 (Eastern US), 2.00-3.00 (Central US), 1.00-2.00 (Mountain US), 0.00-1.00 (Pacific US), 22.00-23.00 (Hawaiian),
Monday: 15.00-16.00 (Western AU), 17.00-18.00 (Eastern AU), 19.00-20.00 (NZ)
Synopsis: Our television screens are filled with programs centred on crime and criminals: the commissioning, preventing, capturing, prosecuting and incarcerating. From Bad Girls to Wentworth, CSI to Murder in Suburbia, The Good Wife to Crownies, those programs are full to the brim with subtext and canon lesbian relationships that have been enticing femslash writers for years.

 

Room Two

Open Room

Host: quiethearted
Synopsis: Let’s discuss femslash!

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