Dani Dixon Coming to Salt Lake City

Dani Dixon

Dani Dixon

Official Press Release

DANI DIXON, comic book creator (“13,” “M.I.S.//ing,”), filmmaker (“13: The Interviews“), publisher (TUMBLE CREEK PRESS) and blogger (Dani’s DVR), will be appearing at the first annual Salt Lake Comic Con (SLCC) next week.

Dani Dixon will be speaking on six panels over the course of the three day popular arts fest, signing autographs at the TUMBLE CREEK PRESS booth (#1207), and giving SLCC attendees a first look at her new scifi web series “13: The Interviews,” which is based on Dixon’s comic book series “13“.



The topics of the panels Dani Dixon will speak on encompass the breadth of her experience in entertainment. Dixon and fellow panelists will guide newbies on how to create a comic book from start to finish. Another great panel is a look at strong female protagonists beginning with Ripley of the “Aliens” franchise through to Katniss of “The Hunger Games” trilogy. Dani Dixon, who writes the popular television blog Dani’s DVR, will also host a discussion of the best genre television currently on the air.

Dani's DVR

Dani’s DVR

Salt Lake Comic Con runs from Thursday, September 5, 2013 through Saturday, September 7, 2013. SLCC underestimated the geek demand in the region and thus had to move to an even larger venue a month ahead of the Con. For more information or to purchase tickets click here.

Dani Dixon‘s complete schedule for Salt Lake ComicCon:

Friday, September 6th, 2013
8:00 – 8:50 p.m. – Warm Bodies, World War Z & The Walking Dead: Why Zombies Won’t Go Away and What that Means About the Impending Zombie Apocalypse (Dani Dixon, Michael Brent Collings, Carter Reid, Nathan Shumate, Sean Smithson)

Saturday, September 7th, 2013
10:00 – 10:50 a.m. – Novel, Comic Book, or Screenplay: What’s the Best Medium for Your Story? (Dani Dixon, Jake Black, Kevin J. Anderson, Aaron Johnston, David Farland)

11:00 – 11:50 a.m. – From Ripley to Buffy to Katniss: A Look at the Strong Female Protagonist (Dani Dixon, Eric James Stone, Peter J. Wacks, John Steiner, Lisa Mangum, Mette Ivie Harrison)

1:00 – 1:50 p.m. – Internet & Social Media for Writers & Artists (Dani Dixon, Matt Miner, James Wymore, Jenni James, Aaron Patterson)

2:00 – 2:50 p.m. – Creating a Comic Book & Graphic Novel: From Start to Finish (Dani Dixon, Michael Lovins, Jess Smart Smiley, Jake Parker, Mike Baron, Aneeka)

4:00 – 4:50 p.m. – Creating Kids Comics (Dani Dixon, Jess Smart Smiley, Bill Galvin, Quinn Johnson)

8:00 – 8:50 p.m. – Sci-Fi and Fantasy on the Small Screen: The Best of What’s on TV (Dani Dixon)

Thursday, September 5th, 2013
4:00 – 6:00 p.m. – TUMBLE CREEK PRESS Booth (#1207)

Friday, September 6th, 2013
12:00 – 2:00 p.m.  – TUMBLE CREEK PRESS Booth (#1207)
5:00 – 7:00 p.m. – TUMBLE CREEK PRESS Booth (#1207)

Saturday, September 7th, 2013
3:00 – 3:50 p.m. – TUMBLE CREEK PRESS Booth (#1207)

6:00 – 7:00 p.m. – TUMBLE CREEK PRESS Booth (#1207)

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