Denver Pop Culture Con Presents PopScream
You all know that Denver Pop Culture Con has quickly become a favorite of Geek Parenting Podcast. This Halloween they’re hosting a series of online events:
Since we can’t celebrate Halloween together this year — and we weren’t able to connect at Denver Pop Culture Con — we’ve put together a special day of guests, costume and cosplay photos from the community, and more.
Don’t miss a moment of the fun by making sure you’re following Denver Pop Culture con! Subscribe on YouTube or Twitch. Or, you can follow us on Facebook or Twitter to see when they start livestreaming.
Here’s their most current schedule of events.
10:30 AM Mountain
Lit Con – Horror Highlights
Horror meets education in this scary-smart session to kick off PopSCREAM. Featuring academics and educators from across the country, join this panel to learn about what scares us… and why.
12:00 PM Mountain
Scout Comics – How We Create Horror Comics
Want to see behind the macabre and learn how horror comics come to life?!
Join PopSCREAM for a conversation with Scout Comics’ Joseph Schmalke (Electric Black), Max Hoven and Aaron Crow (It Eats What Feeds It), Jordan Thomas (Frank at Home on the Farm), and Brian Wickman (Grit).
They’ll chat about what makes horror comics special and how these terrifying tales are made
1:30 PM Mountain
Prolific + Strange with Author Stephen Graham Jones
Author and CU-Boulder professor, Stephen Graham Jones (Mongrel, Mapping the Interior, The Only Good Indians) joins the PopSCREAM cast to talk about werewolves, slashers, and all things horror writing.
3:00 PM Mountain
Halloween Makeup + Masks | Tutorial
Still looking for a social distance-friendly costume idea for Halloween? Never fear!
Join PopSREAM hosts and Cosplayer Terra Necessary as she gives step-by-step instructions for Halloween makeup that’s sure to delight and go with any mask. Follow along as Terra helps you take your costume up to the next level using easy-to-find household items — just in time for Halloween!
4:30 PM Mountain
The Horrifying 90’s with TV Guidance Counselor a.k.a Ken Reid
We’re taking you back — way back — to Halloween week 1990 in this panel with stand-up comedian and podcaster, Ken Reid. We’ll talk with Ken about his unique podcast, TV Guidance Counselor, and dive into a terrifying issue of TV Guide from October 27, 1990.
6:00 PM Mountain
GameStream with the PopStream A/V Club
Finish off your PopSCREAM with some hair-raising fun & games! Join the cast of the PopStream: A/V Club as they play Phasmophobia, a “truly terrifying psychological online co-op ghost hunting experience” (PC Gamer).
Please tune in to PopSCREAM, live — starting at 10:30 AM Mountain Time on Friday — and celebrate one of our favorite holidays with amazing guests, fellow fans, and — of course — great costumes.
For more information visit: https://popcultureclassroom.org/popscream/