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July 10-12, 2015
Radisson Hotel, High Point, NC 
www.con-gregate.com 

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Saturday, July 11 • 9:00am - 9:50am
Luke Skywalker: Galactic Hero Or Jedi Trained Assassin

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A round-table discussion on what Yoda and Obi-Wan’s true intentions were in training Luke. Did they want him rebuild the Jedi, or simply destroy the Sith?

 


Moderators
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Tom Hutchens

Costuming Guest
In 2007 Tom founded the Mandalorian Mercs Costume Club here, with NC’s “Talon Clan” being the organization’s first chapter.  Years of hard work would gain the club recognition by Lucasfilm LTD. as the “Elite Mandalorian Costume Organization”.  Tom has lent his knowledge of Mandalorian character, armor, and culture to help collaborate on various Star Wars books, as well as being a writer for... Read More →

Guests
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Albin Johnson

Fan Guest of Honor
In 1997, Albin Johnson created the 501st Legion, an Internet-based group for Star Wars costumers describing itself as Darth Vader's elite Imperial unit, "Vader's Fist." In 17 years, Albin helped grow the group to over 10,000 members worldwide in over 48 countries. The 501st has appeared in Star Wars novels, games, comics, toys, cartoons, and even Episode III. Following the loss of his daughter, Katie, to cancer in 2005, Albin and the R2... Read More →
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Ken Krahl

Podcasting Guest, Figures Sold Separately
Geniuses, billionaire, playboy philanthropist of the group, I’m a polysyllabic proponent of the Oxford comma. I founded a geeky website/event community with my friends back in 2011, because geeks do awesome things when we’re all different together. I can sometimes be found directing a convention in Asheville and other Multiverse endeavors. I’m @MultiverseAVL on Twitter, but you can call me Ken.
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Timothy Zahn

Writer Guest of Honor
Timothy Zahn was born in Chicago in 1951 and grew up in the western suburb of Lombard. He attended Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan, earning a B.S. degree in physics in 1973, and moved on to the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, for graduate work. He earned a M.S. degree there, also in physics, in 1975, and continued work toward a doctorate. Also in 1975, he began a new hobby: writing science fiction. At... Read More →


Saturday July 11, 2015 9:00am - 9:50am
Queen Anne - Salon B,C,D

Attendees (6)