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Tony Pacitti and Ethan Gilsdorf sign on Monday, October 4th at 7 PM.
Join geek memoirists Ethan Gilsdorf, author of the Kerouac-meets-Tolkien road trip chronicle “FANTASY FREAKS AND GAMING GEEKS: An Epic Quest for Reality Among Role Players, Online Gamers, and Other Dwellers of Imaginary Realms” (now in paperback), and Tony Pacitti, author of the Star Wars fanboy tribute “MY BEST FRIEND IS A WOOKIEE: A Memoir, One Boy’s Journey to Find His Place in the Galaxy,” as they discuss their books and the appeal of fantasy, science fiction and gaming, then read short excerpts, followed by a Q&A and book signing.
And they’ll be serving Mountain Dew and Doritos.
Pandemonium Books & Games
4 Pleasant Street, Cambridge, MA 02139
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Season’s Greetings and welcome to the 2nd annual COMICAZI Con!! What is COMICAZI Con, you’re asking? Why its only the most awesome event to hit Davis Square since the last time Comicazi had an event! We ARE humble. Thank you.
COMICAZI Con is a combination comic convention and craft fair. There will be comics retailers, local comics artists, Boston Comics Roundtable, and local artisans with their wares like jewelry and knit products. Lots of cool stuff!! Also, there will be food and coffee and ROCK BAND! Yep you can play Rock Band and maybe even win the game!
It will be an excellent opportunity to pick up gifts for lots of different friends and family on your lists and it will be great fun!!
There promises to be all sorts of fun on Saturday! Here’s just a few of the vendors waiting for you!
Boston Comics Roundtable – a fantastic sampling of local comics writers and artists!
Kevin Church and Ming Doyle – from Agreeable Comics and The Loneliest Astronauts fame!
Owen Linders – local artist
BandBCards – non-sport trading cards
Dirk Tiede – creator of Paradigm Shift
Larry’s Wonderful World Of Comics – he’s crazy!
Boston Independent Film Festival
Paul Conrad – local comics dealer with all kinds of good stuff!
Everett & Susan Soares – The Sky Pirates Of Valendor!
Karl Stevens – great local comics artist
Lindsay Moore – cool decoupage boxes!
Jenny Page – artist selling prints, drawings and ceramics
Ethan Gilsdorf – author of Fantasy Freaks And Gaming Geeks
Admission is $4 and there’s a FREE gift for all attendees!!
Date: Saturday, December 12, 2009
Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Location: George Dilboy VFW Post, 371 Summer Street, Somerville, MA