Story expert Lani Diane Rich and superhero scholar Joshua Unruh are taking LISTEN UP, A-HOLES, your favorite Marvel Cinematic Universe podcast, on the road. The dynamic duo will bring their deep expertise in narrative theory and superhero history to several panels at New York City Comic Con.
Rich and Unruh haven’t finalized their panel schedule as yet, but are currently putting together several pitches based upon their other podcasts. Each one will focus on the usual story skills and bonkers comic nonsense you’ve come to expect. They welcome any input from their listeners on what they’d most like to see at the convention, so shoot them a note!
The New York City Comic Con is one of the largest fandom conventions on the East Coast and will be held from October 4-7, 2018. Fan verification, which is necessary for an attendance badge, is now open until July 8 at 11:59 PM ET. So if you’re a Chipperette or Pulpateer and can make it to the Big Apple, get registered quickly! We can’t wait to see you!
Lani Diane Rich is a New York Times bestselling author of funny women’s fiction, a screenwriting teacher at Syracuse University, and an award-winning podcast host. She hosts a variety of podcasts dealing with narrative theory and pop culture pieces at Chipperish Media.
Joshua Unruh is a lifelong superhero fan and author who integrates a real world historical perspective and knowledge of in-fiction continuity with a deep understanding of the genre into a style that is informative while highlighting the odd greatness of superhero stories. He creates a variety of podcasts on superhero topics at Pulp Diction Productions.