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HalloweeM 42: WeeM, The Universe, and Everything

October 26 – 29, 2017

Preregistration is now closed. Come to WeeM and, if you haven't preregistered, please register at the door. If you preregistered but your payment was not received by October 12th, you will have to register at the door and no discounts for which you may have qualified will be honored.

Program Details*


San Diego Comic-Con: A Journalist’s Eye View


Each year 150,00 people descend on San Diego for Comic Con International (SDCC) is largest Pop Culture gathering in the world. Movie studios, TV networks, publishers and toymakers bring out their latest and greatest side by side with artists, graphic designers and more to the delight of fans, cosplayers…and journalists. Barbara Barnett has donned her press badge for the past five years, interviewed the stars, been to the parties, hazarded drones, monsters and zombies to cover SDCC. Join her at this year’s WeeM as she takes you through the journalist’s looking glass and into Comic-Con.

Presenter’s Name

Barbara Barnett

Presenter’s Website

Presenter’s Bio

Barbara Barnett is author of the Bram Stoker Award-nominated novel The Apothecary’s Curse and Chasing Zebras: The Unofficial Guide to House M.D. Barbara is also executive editor of Blogcritics magazine. She has been a featured speaker and panelist at numerous professional writers conferences, fan conventions, and Mensa’s HalloweeM. She has just finished drafting her new novel, Apothecary’s Curse: The Alchemy of Glass.

Tentative Date Time

Friday, October 27th 4:30 PM

*Note: The information above is a draft provided by the presenter and may be different in the WeeM Booklet.


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