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Sunday, May 4 • 10:00am - 10:55am
Creating Inclusion

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This panel will explore how we can use nerd culture to build inclusive communities. The hotbed of nerd power has the potential to reach a wide audiences and connect people who are actively working in their communities. Sometimes, however, people do not always feel welcome and included and are instead met by gatekeepers who guard over their domains making it difficult to connect in ways that are inspiring and generate change.  Presented by Hush Comics, this panel will touch on the community its member have created as well as show the audience how we all are one happy, nerdy community. 

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Jene Conrad

Hush Comics
Hush Comics is an up-and-coming idea of Adrian Puryear and Sherif Elkhatib. With the help from our friend John Soweto, we are making Hush Comics a reality. We have spent a majority of our lives in Aurora, Colorado and share a dream of opening up a comic book store here in Denver. | | When we met, we were both closeted nerds. After 6 years together, we have let our nerdy selves bloom into the people we are today. The inspiration behind... Read More →

Sunday May 4, 2014 10:00am - 10:55am
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