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February 20-22, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency, Princeton, NJ

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Saturday, February 22 • 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Han Shot First: Creating Anti-Hero Characters

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Brain and Ray will discuss the fascination and creation of anti-hero characters in fantasy and SciFi media that reject the 'MarySue' banality of the 'scallywag' in favor of character with flaws that are actually detrimental, rather than a means to highlight how dashing, unique, or special he or she is. Referencing the differences between characters like Han Solo and Jane Cobb, Fafhrd and Thomas Covenant, Drizzt and Elric of Melibone, and Major Girth and...(you seriously didn’t think we WEREN’T going to self promote did you??) Thomas and Witte discuss their own motivations to create “horrible-yet-occasionally-loveable” anti-heros and the trials and pitfalls involved.

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Brian Thomas

owner, Epiphany Arts LLC


Saturday February 22, 2014 3:00pm - 3:45pm EST
Princeton
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