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Portland Book Festival This Weekend

The Portland Book Festival is coming this weekend: Saturday, November 9!

Interview With Mathieu Cote, Game Director of ‘Dead by Daylight’

At this year's NYCC, I had the chance to interview Mathieu Cote, Game Director of 'Dead by Daylight.'

The Language of Supergiant’s ‘Pyre’

We chatted with Greg Kasavin, Creative Director at Supergiant, on how the company designed its own language for the fictional…

NYCC 2019 – Superman of Smallville Interview w. Art Baltazar and Franco

At New York Comic Con this past weekend, I got to interview popular all-ages cartoonists Art Baltazar and Franco Aureliani,…

Yay, It’s Pride Month! Can I Have My Cookie Now?

For Pride Month, GeekDad writer Sean Z discusses the problem of performative Pride, and how to be a better ally.

Stack Overflow: 12 Books for Women’s History Month

March is Women's History Month, and while it's never a bad time to read about inspiring women, I wanted to…

Celebrating Our Own Dave Banks

Today we say farewell to one of our long-time GeekDads: Dave Banks is stepping down from his role as Games…

Winter Wondering With the Okee Dokee Brothers in NYC

Grammy winners The Okee Dokee Brothers made a rousing return to NYC this past weekend.

We Salute Our American Veterans

Every year on Veterans Day in the U.S., we on GeekDad and GeekMom like to take a moment to remember…

NYCC 2018 ‘Mars’ Season 2 Interview

Nat Geo, the cable outlet for 'National Geographic,' is releasing a second season of the highly successful 'Mars' program.

Send a Random Pig With Age Hams

A sixth-grade student created an absurd business proposal for his school's entrepreneurship club's contest; when he won, Owen Shakelton and…

Stack Overflow: Women Who Changed the World

Today's Stack Overflow includes stories of several women who changed the world—some you've probably heard of, and some that maybe…

10 Questions with Gen Con President, David Hoppe

With Gen Con just 2 weeks away, we sit down and ask the convention's president, David Hoppe, some questions we've…

Tulip Ride 2018 With Katee Sackhoff and Tricia Helfer

Tulip Ride 2018 is coming on April 21, 2018, and with it, a chance to not only support the Seattle…

Tony DiTerlizzi Exhibit at the Norman Rockwell Museum

This past November, the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, MA, unveiled a new exhibit, 'Never Abandon Imagination: The Fantastical Art of…

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Stack Overflow: Wordstock 2017 Edition

This past weekend, I attended Wordstock, a book festival in Portland, Oregon, hosted by Literary Arts. Today's Stack Overflow is…

A Remembrance of Veterans

Today is Veterans Day and Remembrance Day, depending on where you live, and every year we at GeekDad and GeekMom…

Geek Links: Gene Yang Featured on Articulate

Gene Yang, the Ambassador for Young People's Literature, was featured in an interview on Articulate, an arts and culture show. We've…

Kenneth Lacovara Tells Us ‘Why Dinosaurs Matter’

'Why Dinosaurs Matter' is a fascinating insight into our collective history with prehistory and how humanity has managed to use…

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Who Decides What Is Canon? The Curious Case of the Marauders’ Map

What happens when conflicting theories arise from people involved with a franchise? Is the author always right?

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Library of Congress and Lynda Carter Celebrate the Library of Awesome

The Library of Congress is shaking off its staid reputation and embracing the geeky side of life, "celebrating the role…

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Planet Comicon 2017: Hero of the Midwest Pop Culture Scene

Planet Comicon 2017 rocked downtown Kansas City last weekend. GeekDad was there, and we had a blast!

‘Ellie in Concert’: GeekDad Q&A with Mike Wu

We chat with Mike Wu about his newest book 'Ellie in Concert' and how much his "day job" at Pixar…

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