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Closer Look: The Sights And Sounds Of Dragon Con

Sep 2, 2016

Friday on "Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress":

  • 0:00: Rose Scott and Molly Samuel talk with Dragon Con media relations director, Dan Carroll, about the 30th anniversary of the convention;
  • 12:38: Candace Weslosky-Miller, host of Atlanta’s only live cast of the Rocky Horror Picture Show and host of Project Cosplay at venues such as Dragon Con, Outlantacon, and at a monthly event at Joystick Gamebar, and Lisa Stabler, a parent who has being dressing up For Dragon Con with her family for many years, talk about the art of cosplay and why Dragon Con is a family event;
  • 27:58: Greg Burnam and Marcus Williams, the creators of the graphic novel the "Tuskegee Heirs," based on the heroics of America’s Tuskegee Airmen and Women, talk about the futuristic sci-fi adventure that follows a small squad of young gifted aviators who are forced to become earth’s last line of defense;
  • 44:17: "Closer Look" hosts its very own Dragon Con themed quiz show "Wait, What? I'm at Dragon Con with an Elected Official" with special guests Georgia Public Service Commissioner Tim Echols, Pine Lake Mayor Melanie Hammet and Atlanta City Councilman Kwanza Hall.