Sy-Con 2019

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Wayne Gladstone

10:00 - 10:45 AM in the Theater.  Ages 13+.

Wayne Gladstone is the author of the Internet Apocalypse Trilogy for Thomas Dunne books. He was a founding columnist for He is also the creator and star of the Hate by Numbers online video series. His writing has appeared on McSweeney's Internet Tendency, Comedy Central's Indecision and in the collections You Might Be A Zombie and Other Bad News and The McSweeney's Joke Book of Book Jokes. He lives in New York.

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Clive Young

11:00 - 11:45 AM & 12:00 - 12:30 PM in the Theater.  All Ages.

Clive YoungClive Young is an author/lecturer covering the crossroads between high tech and popular culture. While he has covered the music industry for 20 years at Pro Sound News where he is managing editor, he has also written for MTV, VH1, American Songwriter, Music Business International, Wine Enthusiast and other outlets. His latest book, Homemade Hollywood, covers the history of amateur genre filmmaking, and received rave reviews from Total Film, the Times Literary Supplement and others, including New York Times bestselling novelist Cory Doctorow, who called it “real treasure, an inspiration.” In addition to guest lecturing at dozens of universities, libraries, museums and conventions across the US, Young has appeared in numerous documentaries as a fan culture expert and has been a guest on radio shows around the world.

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David Gallaher

12:00 - 12:45 PM in Room B.  All Ages.

David GallaherAuthor David Gallaher has received multiple Harvey Award nominations and won The Best Online Comic Award for his work on High Moon for DC Comics. David was an early pioneer of digital comics developing projects for Marvel as well as Box 13 – the first comic designed specifically for the iPhone – for ComiXology. He has served as a consultant for Random House, The NYPD, and McGraw-Hill.

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Jenny McKeon

11:00 - 11:45 AM in Room B.  All Ages.

Jenny McKeon

Jenny McKeon is a manga translator and comic artist. She's translated series like Nichijou (My Ordinary Life), Please Tell Me! Galko-chan, Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid, and Death March, and in her spare time draws comics both fictional and autobiographical. Jenny lives in Massachusetts with her fiance and their cat Majora.

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