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Friday, November 1 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Shinto for Otaku- A Weeb's Guide to Respecting the Kami

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There's a lot to think about. Plenty of panels have gone over the history of Shinto in Japan, both in terms of ritual practice and cultural context. But as an anime fan, sometimes it's the little things that we see over and over again. This panel covers exactly that- the kami you never heard of that pop up in media, the festivals that are alluded to in flavor text, the signs and symbols that might pass you by, but carry within them significance nonetheless. 

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Charles Dunbar

It was exactly ten years ago that I first got up on stage at NekoCon to present a panel. I had no idea if it would go over well, but the line outside the door scared me half to death. People interested in hearing what I had to say about mythology and anime- I had expected a dozen... Read More →

Friday November 1, 2019 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Panel 2 HRCC 1st Floor, Conference Rooms CD