Lassos, Lightsabers, and Stakes: Assessing the Heroine’s Journey 20 Years After Buffy

Twenty years after the premiere of the groundbreaking Buffy the Vampire Slayer television series, the entertainment industry still struggles to accept the lessons it ought to have learned from the enduring impact of the show, its characters, and its fans. Cause for optimism can be found, too, in stories ranging from Wonder Woman and Star Wars at the movies to Supergirl, The 100, and The Crown on television. The panelists will evaluate the prospects for female leads today and in the years ahead.

9/30 Saturday from 12:00-1:00pm at GeekGirlCon Rey Room