SoonerCon Event Schedule
SoonerCon 28 is June 7-9 at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center in Norman, Oklahoma. Plan your SoonerCon weekend now by clicking on a guest profile to see their appearance schedule or download a PDF of the event schedule using the buttons below.
Friday, June 7, 2019 3:00 p.m. | Location: Sooner A
Writers, artists, and editors discuss recent works which combine characters from ancient myths with modern themes, situations, and aesthetic trends in order to create stories about today's concerns with mythical resonance. What do they actually say about ourselves in the current moment?
Friday, June 7, 2019 5:00 p.m. | Location: Oklahoma A1
Learn quick-drawing techniques for sketching superheroes with Okie Comics Magazine's publisher and Equinox Comics artists. Kid-friendly. Limit 15 participants.
Saturday, June 8, 2019 1:00 p.m. | Location: Sooner B
From mechs and jaegers like Optimus Prime, Hal 9000 to Johnny 5 to Bubo to Bender, Maschinenmensch to Mars rovers to Robby the Robot and R2-D2, how awesome is it to draw robots? Celebrating one of sci-fi art's all-time favorite subjects and the techniques artists use to bring them to life.
Saturday, June 8, 2019 1:00 p.m. | Location: Oklahoma G
Discuss the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the year's exciting new additions to the franchise and what Endgame means for the future of some of our favorite superheroes.
Saturday, June 8, 2019 2:00 p.m. | Location: Sooner B
Superman first appeared in June of 1938, in Action Comics #1, then got the first self-titled superhero comic the following year. How has pop culture's iconic hero changed or stayed the same? And we'll recall that brief, dark time in the 90s when the world went without him (he got better).
Saturday, June 8, 2019 5:00 p.m. | Location: Oklahoma A1
A workshop for creators interested in making comics! Okie Comics Magazine publisher and author Jeff Provine leads this hands-on how-to for creating comics. Supplies provided, limit 15 participants.
Panelists: Jeff Provine
Sunday, June 9, 2019 2:00 p.m. | Location: Sooner B
Panelist R. Cat Conrad, has had to cancel this year's appearance. This Presentation will be post-poned indefinitely.