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CLEXACON AND ITS IMPACT ON CONTENT CREATION

CLEXACON AND ITS IMPACT ON CONTENT CREATION

ClexaCon is the place to be for celebrating LGBTQ women and characters in TV, film, web series, comics, books and more. And this year was no exception!The convention, which took place in April 2018, more than doubled its audience and tripled its vendors and artists...

Lesbian Nerds Convene at ClexaCon

Game Changer Kathy Belge and I were invited to do a panel this year at ClexaCon in Las Vegas. We were joined by Charlotte Robinson of Outtakes Voices, and drew quite a large crowd. We talked not only about my new book Game Changers- Lesbians You Should Know About but...

ClexaCon 2018: Recap

ClexaCon 2018: Recap

With over 4,000 people in attendance this year, the 2nd annual ClexaCon was a success to say the least!  The sold out event drew a diverse crowd with queer women and allies from 45 different countries that took over Las Vegas.  ClexaCon had everything from vendor...

Pros and Cons of Fan Conventions

Pros and Cons of Fan Conventions

Elizabeth and Kori are back having recovered from post-con crud after an amazing weekend at ClexaCon! We’re talking cons, from the highs of ClexaCon to the weekend debacle of Universal FanCon, and what to and not to do. Read more and listen...

Kathryn Graham: What Makes ClexaCon Special?

Kathryn Graham: What Makes ClexaCon Special?

ClexaCon is an inclusive convention held in Las Vegas and London celebrating queer women on screen and behind the scenes. It’s the first of its kind, and that makes it unique in and of itself, but much more than that, here is what I found special: Genuine human...

ClexaCon Panelists & Press Speak OUT (AUDIO)

ClexaCon Panelists & Press Speak OUT (AUDIO)

In this exclusive audio montage Emmy Winner Charlotte Robinson host of OUTTAKE VOICES™ caught up with several panelists at ClexaCon in Las Vegas to talk about their work and give us their spin on our LGBTQ issues. First we chatted with Susan SurfTone who is a retro...

ClexaCon Brings Its ‘A’ Game

ClexaCon Brings Its ‘A’ Game

In its second year of celebration, ClexaCon 2018 not only brought in fan favorites but also showcased the importance of authentic LGBTQ+ representation. In an age where many characters are brought on as tokens for filing diversity slots, ClexaCon created the...

ClexaCon Interview with @DanaPiccoli from @kleffnotes

ClexaCon Interview with @DanaPiccoli from @kleffnotes

Dana Piccoli is a writer, podcaster, editor, and exceptional moderator who made each of her panels at ClexaCon something special. After ClexaCon wound to an end this year I got a chance to ask the fabulous Fairy Gaymother a little about herself and how her time was at...

ClexaCon: A Safehaven for Queer Actors and Content Creators

ClexaCon: A Safehaven for Queer Actors and Content Creators

It’s been a week since ClexaCon ended, and I finally feel up to talking about it. Not because I haven’t had anything to say, but because I’ve honestly been recovering from the worst con crud I’ve ever had for the past week (I’m still coughing and sneezing, but at...