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“Worlds Within Worlds”: Shattering Conventions Explores and Exposes Con Culture

“Worlds Within Worlds”: Shattering Conventions Explores and Exposes Con Culture

Writer Bob Calhoun’s new tome is Shattering Conventions: Commerce, Cosplay and Conflict on the Expo Floor, an insightful and fun romp through what he calls “temporary worlds created in concrete convention centers and hotel conference rooms.” We chat about his book, his take on Comic-Con, and the days he used to wrestle men in Sasquatch suits while drunks tossed food at him. Read More