Jonathan Ames is a novelist, essayist, and television showrunner. He is also the winner of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a monologist, and an amateur boxer.
Nakia Burrise will speak on GeekFest's Women of SciFi Panel and will appear at the GeekFest Booth.
In 28 years working in comics, Jim Calafiore is an artist who has spent extended time at Valiant, DC, and Marvel and has worked on a variety of critically-acclaimed titles.
Jackie Dallas will speak on GeekFest's Women of SciFi Panel and will appear at the GeekFest Booth.
Professor Michael Dennin is a world-renowned physicist at UC Irvine.
Gigi Edgley will be moderating the Women of SciFi Panel, the GeekFest Filmmaker Panels, and GeekFest Awards. She will also appear at the GeekFest booth.
Genevieve Marie Cosplay
Genevieve Marie Cosplay will appear at the GeekFest Booth all weekend.
NYC native and current LA resident, Adam Glass is a TV Writer/Executive Producer as well as a writer of grahic novels. writing GRAPHIC NOVELS.
Daniel J Glenn, Analystical Mastermind, is host of the YouTube series FASCINATING FIGHTS and the FASCINATING NONS podcast.
Dean Haspiel is a creator, writer, and illustrator, was a Master Artist at the Atlantic Center for the Arts, is a Yaddo fellow, a playwright, helped pioneer personal webcomics, and is the co-founder of Hang Dai Studios in Brooklyn, NY.
Javier Hernandez is a cartoonist and independent publisher. He launched his imprint, Los Comex, in 1998, and in 2011, he co-founded the Latino Comics Expo.
GUEST OF HONOR Christopher Priest is a critically acclaimed novelist and Eisner Award-nominated comic book writer.
SLC Green Arrow
SLC Green Arrow is a cosplayer from the greater Salt Lake area. Through his social media accounts, he wants to be a positive force in the world.
Michele Specht will speak on GeekFest's Women of SciFi Panel and will appear at the GeekFest Booth.
Marv Wolfman has created more characters that have gone on to television, animation, movies, video games, and toys than any other comics creator since Stan Lee. He is currently writing several titles for DC as well as other projects.
A Long Beach, CA-based illustrator, J.K. Woodward has worked on titles for IDW, BOOM! Studios, Archaia, Dark Horse and Marvel.