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Arisia Schedule Grid

Generated: Tue Jan 14 18:54:40 2020



Friday Afternoon

 1:00p1:30p2:00p2:30p3:00p3:30p4:00p4:30p5:00p5:30p6:00p6:30p
Alcott  Shabbat Services
Adams  Figure Drawing: Basics and Creativity
Bulfinch  SCA Bardic Circle
Douglas  Reading Around the Pictures
Faneuil  Where Shall I Begin?
Griffin
Anime
  Tenchi Universe (Episodes 1–4) FLCL Part 1 (Episodes 1–3)
Independence  Stories from the Cities
Lewis  10 Things I Wish I’d Known Before My First LARP
Harbor I
Gaming
  THE ALCUBIERRE (Star Trek Adventures) Ogre board game The Green Dragon of Bywater (The One Ring); Living Arcanis 5E Intro Adventure: Taboo; Pathfinder Organized Play: The Emerald Spire; Pathfinder Organized Play: Quests; Pathfinder/Starblazer Organized Play; Starfinder/Pathfinder organized play The Green Dragon of Bywater (The One Ring); Living Arcanis 5E Intro Adventure: Taboo; Pathfinder Organized Play: Quests; Pathfinder/Starblazer Organized Play; Starfinder/Pathfinder organized play
Otis  Fandom and Disability
Stone  Speculative Fiction Writers Cafe
Hancock
Fast Track
  Open Play Time
Marina 1  Introduction to Anime
Marina 2  First Steps for New Costumers
Marina 3  SF Language & Linguistics: The Good, Bad, & Ugly
Marina 4  Introduction to Makeup


Friday Evening

 7:00p7:30p8:00p8:30p9:00p9:30p10:00p10:30p11:00p11:30pmidnight12:30a
AlcottUltimate Are You a Werewolf? Sing-along: Gilbert and Sullivan Songs  
AdamsMake Your Own Wings for Grown-ups Blockprinting  
BulfinchSing-along: Yiddish Songs Sing-along: CircleSinging Open Singing Singing Into the Night
DouglasPolyamory Basics Materials of the Medium Circlet Press Reading (18+)  
FaneuilStarters’ Pack for Science Fiction Sexuality and Gender Trends in Acceptance BDSM for ALL (18+)  
Griffin
Anime
FLCL Part 1 (Episodes 1–3) (5:45pm) Captain Marvel Edward Scissorhands Rollerball
IndependenceNot With My Intellectual Property, You Don’t Drop in Coloring  
LewisThe GM-less Game On Chainmail Bikinis and Succubi: Gender and D&D Spike MacPhee Memorial  
Carlton
Video Gaming
Come play Mario Party!  
Harbor I
Gaming
An evening with Troika; Utlima Foran: Dead in Venice (Savage Worlds); Fate of the Flowering Lands (Fate); Strange Beasts (Call of Cthulhu) (18+) Roll the Dice!; Card Masters! (Apocalypse) Card Masters! (Apocalypse)
Harbor II-III
Art Show
  Art Show Reception  
OtisVertigo: The Wake Cope vs. Marsh – the Bone Wars Its Time to Worry—The End of MAD Whips, chains, & capes: Superheroes & Kink (18+)
StonePOC Meetup Arisia First Night Social Teasecraft Kinky Maker Meetup: Show & Tell (18+)  
Hancock
Fast Track
Open Play Time (5:30pm)  
Marina 1Our Mr. Whedon Crisis on (Nearly) Infinite Arrowverse Series Freaks and Geeks Can Buy Its Own Beer Now  
Marina 2How do I do the thing? Starters’ Pack for Fantasy Fiction Earn Your Ending  
Marina 3Linguistic Experimentation and Evolution Comfort Food TV: Baking and Cooking Shows  
Marina 4The Collective You—Your Biome Ravenous for The Hunger Games  
Grand A  Open Fencing Drum & Dance
Grand B  The MRS. HAWKING series: Mrs. Frost   Rocky Horror—Shiver with Antici...pation (18+)
Grand CD  Dramatic Readings from the Ig Nobel Prizes  
Commonwealth  Chronomancy: A 20th Century Dance Party


Friday Late Night

 1:00a1:30a2:00a2:30a3:00a3:30a4:00a4:30a5:00a5:30a6:00a6:30a
BulfinchSinging Into the Night (11:30pm)  
Griffin
Anime
Rollerball (11:45pm)  
Harbor I
Gaming
Card Masters! (Apocalypse) (9pm)  
Grand BRocky Horror—Shiver with Antici...pation (18+) (11pm)  
CommonwealthChronomancy: A 20th Century Dance Party (10pm)  


Saturday Morning

 7:00a7:30a8:00a8:30a9:00a9:30a10:00a10:30a11:00a11:30anoon12:30p
Alcott  Saturday Christian Services Kristina Carroll, Putting Yourself into Art Cadwell Turnbull Reading
Adams  Arisia Town Hall  
Bulfinch  Hands-on (or Hands-off) Theremin Workshop Figure Drawing: Cosplay edition
Douglas  Economic Speculations Saturday Feedback Sessions
Faneuil  Guillermo del Toro: The Night Eternal Fifteen Years of Supernatural
Pool  Singing in the Pool  
Griffin
Anime
  Animaniacs Ducktales: The Treasure of the Golden Suns Arc Mushi-shi
Independence  Bullet Journaling for Geeks Techniques for Body Positive Cosplay
Lewis  Becoming Active Bystanders  
Harbor Prefunction  Wacky Max 1968
Harbor I
Gaming
  Pathfinder Organized Play: Bandits of Immedwood; Pathfinder: Revolution on Riverside; Pathfinder Organized Play: Dragons of Absalom; Pathfinder Organized Play: Flooded King’s Court Leaf Me Alone; A Gloom-y Journey (Pokemon Tabletop Adventures); Saga of the Goblin Horde (Savage Worlds); WE ARE NOT OURSELVES (Star Trek Adventures)
Otis  Inclusive Feminism Bad Ad Hoc Hypotheses
Stone  NERF WAR- Kids Edition  
Hancock
Fast Track
  Make Your Own Wings; Duct Tape Roses  
Webster
Fast Track
  Geeky Play Date Swords of Chivalry; I’ve Got All the Balls in the Air, Now What?  
Marina 1  Steven Universe: Still Always Finding A Way Using, Making, and Modifying Sewing Patterns Prop Weapons for Costumers
Marina 2  What Makes Reading a Pleasure? For a Brighter Future: The Return of the Legion
Marina 3  How to Be A Good Fan of Problematic Things Foodcraft: How Science Can Reinvent Your Kitchen
Marina 4  Machine Learning, Now with Human Biases! From Menstruation to Menopause
Grand A  Massachusetts Bay Colony 1630 Pike & Shot Drill The Martial Arts of A Game of Thrones
Grand B  Saturday Masquerade Rehearsal
Commonwealth  Family Friendly Renaissance Dance  


Saturday Afternoon

 1:00p1:30p2:00p2:30p3:00p3:30p4:00p4:30p5:00p5:30p6:00p6:30p
AlcottCadwell Turnbull Signing Sing-along: Instrument-Friendly Classic Songs Traditional Ballad Bingo Still Waiting For My Food Pills
AdamsDecorate a Mini-Hat/Fascinator Gravity Defying Headdresses Using EVA Foam Bling It On! Soldering 101
BulfinchIs This Right for My Kid? Tabletop GM Meetup Fans over 65 Meetup Songs of Rudyard Kipling
DouglasUsing Basic Electronics in Costumes Cross-Cultural Costuming Forget Snape; Let’s Talk Dumbledore! So You Want to Show Your Art (Beyond Arisia)
FaneuilTools for Computer and Console Game Development Photographing Respectfully Fans on the Spectrum Improving the Plot in Your RPG
PoolCosplay at Hawkins Pool  
Griffin
Anime
Mushi-shi (12pm) FLCL Part 2 (Episodes 4–6) Godzilla vs Destroyah X-Men (2000)
IndependenceCall of Cthulhu with Kristina Carroll   Gal Pal Gathering- Femslashers unite!
LewisIn Memoriam Whispers in the Dark Fantastic History Mind’s Eye Society-Changeling: the Lost 2E
Carlton
Video Gaming
  Super Smash Bros. Tournament  
Harbor PrefunctionWacky Max 1968 (12pm)  
Harbor I
Gaming
MtG Cube Draft; Star Trek: Horror at Sarkis V; Buy the Vote!; The Infrared god-bot (Paranoia) Pathfinder Organized Play: Trailblazer’s Bounty; Pathfinder Organized Play: Star-Crossed Voyages; Pathfinder: Mysteries Under Moonlight; Starfinder/Pathfinder organized play Lords of Waterdeep Living Arcanis 5E Intro: A Thousand Words Roll the Dice! It’s NOT my Fault! (Fate); MtG Channeled Cube Draft; Organized Play: Lost on the Spirit Road; Pathfinder Organized Play:The Absalom Initiation; Organized Play: Cats of Catthulhu; Organized Play: Cyberpunk
Harbor II-III
Art Show
Directors’ Tour of the Art Show   Tactile Tour of the Art Show Kristina Carroll Tour of the Art Show
OtisHow to Be Inclusive Manners, Discourse and Privilege Getting Into Character Judging and Being Judged in Costume Contests
StoneTrans and Nonbinary Skill Share Neurodiversity Meetup Fans with Disabilities Meetup Artists Collaborate!
Hancock
Fast Track
An Introduction to Magic: The Gathering; Science Experiments Wand Making Workshop; Cartooning & Comic Creating Fun With Card Games; Mask Making  
Webster
Fast Track
Project Cosplay; Magic Show: Daniel Dern All About Poi Dern Grim Bedtime Tales & Other Stories  
Marina 1Fractured Selves: Dis-embodied Identity in SF Fantastic Beasts and How to Heal Them So you want to start a con... Graphic Headlines: Comics as Journalism
Marina 2Movie Year in Review Box Office Bombs That Are Better Than You Think Marvel Cinematic Universe, 2019 Edition Feet of Clay, Mind of Light
Marina 3Wonder Woman: Past, Future and Beyond Batman: 80 Years in the Shadow of the Bat The George Perez Retrospective Diversity in History
Marina 4Con Safety: The Watch, IRT & What Comes Next Worldbuilding in RPG Settings Cooperative Games What Sort of Writer are You?
Grand AThe Martial Arts of A Game of Thrones (12pm)   The Cutting Truth of the Sword   Boston Lightsaber presents Jedi High School  
Grand BSaturday Masquerade Rehearsal (10am)   Princess Bride—Shadowcast Performance   The MRS. HAWKING Series: Fallen Woman
Grand CD  Catalyze Short Play Readings   Geeky Belly Dance
Commonwealth  SCA Renaissance Ball En Garde! SCA Rapier Fencing Demo  


Saturday Evening

 7:00p7:30p8:00p8:30p9:00p9:30p10:00p10:30p11:00p11:30pmidnight12:30a
AlcottPraise the Dead: The End of WicDiv Beyond Metaphor: Explicit Representation in SFF  
AdamsWriters’ Improv Blockprinting Rope Fundamentals (18+)  
BulfinchSing To Your Friends Rousing Chorus Songs Open Singing Singing Into the Night
DouglasIsaac Asimov: Celebrating 100 Years All Ears For a Good Read  
FaneuilHarassment, Missing Stairs and Safety in LARP Legacy Games  
Griffin
Anime
X-Men (2000) (5:45pm) Real Genius Ad Astra Waterworld
IndependenceWeird New England Hope is not a Business Plan Late Night Writers Cafe  
LewisMind’s Eye Society-Changeling: the Lost 2E (5:30pm)   Reading the Rainbow  
Carlton
Video Gaming
  Jackbox—Quiplash 2  
Harbor I
Gaming
Spirit of the Holiday (Clockwork Dominion); Arkham Horror (original) Ringrealms of Vagevuur (D&D 5E); Savage Worlds: Relics and Rayguns Meetup to Play Board Games  
Harbor II-III
Art Show
Art Show- Open House for Fans with Disabilities  
OtisDungeons, Dragons, and Writers: The Return Writing With The Rainbow Rewarding a Reader’s Expectations  
StoneGender Non-Binary Mixer & Safe Space Polyamory Meetup The Arisia Munch (18+)  
Marina 1Biohacks, Implants, & Other Internal Accessories Shame on Slut-Shaming How do I Live This Life?  
Marina 2Fiction That Dies Unseen Broad Universe Rapid Fire Reading  
Marina 3Arisia’s House of Games   End of the Night  
Marina 4Let’s Go To The Mall: Stranger Things The Orville: Its Continuing Mission Rocky Horror: A Wild and Untamed Thing at 45  
Grand AWalk the Labyrinth   PMRP Doors Open PMRP Gender-Swapped Star Trek: By Any Other Name   Dr. Horrible’s Sing-a-long Blog
Grand BThe MRS. HAWKING Series: Fallen Woman (6pm)    
Grand CDGeeky Belly Dance (6pm)   Get Thee Behind Me, Santa (18+)  
Commonwealth  English Country Dance   Arisia Saturday Night Dance


Saturday Late Night

 1:00a1:30a2:00a2:30a3:00a3:30a4:00a4:30a5:00a5:30a6:00a6:30a
BulfinchSinging Into the Night (11:30pm)  
Griffin
Anime
Waterworld (11:45pm)  
Grand A  Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Once More With Feeling  
Grand B   
CommonwealthArisia Saturday Night Dance (11pm)  


Sunday Morning

 7:00a7:30a8:00a8:30a9:00a9:30a10:00a10:30a11:00a11:30anoon12:30p
Alcott  Sunday Christian Services Northern Lights Costumers Guild Meeting Superhero Costuming
Adams  Paint Your Own Suits! Using Fabric Paint Redesign It!
Bulfinch  Songs of Protest and Resistance Chantey Sing
Douglas  The Ethics of Writing Speculative Fiction Get Rec’d! Books for Aspiring Writers
Faneuil  Ask a Maker The State of Microcontrollers
Griffin
Anime
  Emperor’s New Groove Tiny Toon Adventures Pinky and the Brain The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
Independence  Parents of teens/tweens meetup Create a Telephone Wire Tree
Lewis  Pokemon Go and Wizards Unite Meetup  
Carlton
Video Gaming
  Dance Games
Harbor I
Gaming
  MtG Cube Draft; Starfinder Organized Play: The Withering World; Pathfinder Organized Play: The Mosquito Witch; Pathfinder Organized Play: Star-Crossed Voyages; Pathfinder Organized Play: Escaping the Grave Bearly Asleep; THE PIERCED VEIL (Star Trek Adventures)
Otis  Bio for Computer Scientists: Programming Life Just the Facts: Telomeres and Aging
Stone  Current Events in Comics Branching out from the Big Two
Hancock
Fast Track
  Short Story Contest; Tubular friendship bracelet weaving; Collectible Card Games  
Webster
Fast Track
  Geeky Play Date Swords of Chivalry; Improv Theater Games For Kids  
Marina 1  1999: The Year Nobody Left The Theater 2019: The Year in Horror Captain Marvel Has Nothing To Prove To You
Marina 2  Fifty Years After Ringworld Shakespeare and Fantasy
Marina 3  How Arisia Inc. Works Meet the Eboard
Marina 4  Trains in Space Celebrating 100 Years of the 19th Amendment
Grand A  Steampunk Martial Arts Duels to Daggers: Combat in Renaissance Italy
Commonwealth  Walk the Labyrinth  


Sunday Afternoon

 1:00p1:30p2:00p2:30p3:00p3:30p4:00p4:30p5:00p5:30p6:00p6:30p
AlcottRaising Future Adults Sing-along: Hamilton Songs Sing-along: Songs of Tom Lehrer What RPG Class is Your Favorite Character/Team?
AdamsGraphic Novel Writing Crowdfunding and Tabletop Gaming Make a Watercolor Sunset The Dragon’s Disco (D&D 5e)
BulfinchFanfiction Festival   Recovery Check-In  
DouglasProper Pronouns Matter The Year in Science—2019 The Year in Bad Science—2019 Shop Talk: Being a Writer in 2020
FaneuilKid-Friendly Maker Projects Lighting It Up: Adding Sparkle to Your Projects Make it GAYER! Queering Up Comics Super Awesome Advice Panel!
Griffin
Anime
The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (12:30pm) Outlaw Star Ultraman (1966) Dragonslayer
IndependenceTears in Rain: Rutger Hauer Love Is The Message: Pose Geocaching and letterboxing meetup Don’t Call My Book “Science Fiction”
Lewis  Mind’s Eye Society: Werewolf  
Carlton
Video Gaming
Dance Games (11am)   Mario Kart Tournament  
Harbor I
Gaming
Just Another Day at School (Little Wizards); Speed Circuit; Ogre board game Pathfinder Organized Play: Bandits of Immedwood; Pathfinder Organized Play: The Flooded Court; Pathfinder Organized Play: Slaver’s End; Pathfinder: Revolution on Riverside Savage Worlds: Legion of Liberty Living Arcanis 5E Intro Adventure: To Die Alone Pie Rats and Pitman; Pokemon TCG—Learn to Play and Tournament Buy the Vote!; Reminiscence Virtua RPG (Apocalypse); Pathfinder Organized Play: Players’ Choice; Pathfinder Organized Play: Trailblazer’s Bounty; Trailblazer Organized Play: Escaping the Grave; Pathfinder/Starblazer Organized Play
OtisGender-Variant Cosplay Costuming and Movement Star Wars: Episode 2020: The Fandom Gabfest The Nice and Accurate Ineffability of Good Omens
StoneCharacter Writing Helpline Writing in Brief Drop in Coloring and Crafting
Hancock
Fast Track
What Do You Mean, 10 and Up?; Make your own Slime! Spoon-A-Pults Learn to Knit; Balloon Cars  
Webster
Fast Track
Project Cosplay: Props & Accessories; Learn a Bit of Karate Children’s Filk Concert Beyond Hogwarts: A Young Fan’s Reading List; Capture the Pokemon  
Marina 1I Read It Because I Loved the Movie Libraries of the Future The Resurgence of Horror Fiction Writers React to Bad Writing
Marina 2Welcome to The Good Place! Everything Is Fine. TV Year in Review Just the Facts: CRISPR and Gene-Hacking The Science of “The Expanse”
Marina 3Arisia January Corporate Meeting   The Year in Games You’ve Been Framed! Framing Tips for Artists
Marina 4Death and Funerary Practices in Science Fiction Daemons and Dust: the Fiction of Philip Pullman Designing the Impossible Relationship Basics
Grand ACloak & Dagger: Techniques of Achille Marozzo Fighting with Swords! Teen Sword Fighting  
Grand B  Sunday Masquerade Rehearsal  
CommonwealthFeed Your Inner Demons—A Journey Dance   Swing Dance Lesson Swing Dance


Sunday Evening

 7:00p7:30p8:00p8:30p9:00p9:30p10:00p10:30p11:00p11:30pmidnight12:30a
AlcottPlaying the Other Starship Magic Sing-along: Musicals and Show Tunes  
AdamsThe Dragon’s Disco (D&D 5e) (5:30pm)  
BulfinchSing-along: Dr. Demento & Friends Good Story Songs Open Singing Singing Into the Night
DouglasTalking Cats and Political Rabbits Prototyping the Possible: Social Change in SFF  
FaneuilFanfiction from Fandom to Fandom Ramble On: Sci-Fi and Fantasy in Rock and Roll  
Griffin
Anime
Dragonslayer (6:30pm) 12 Monkeys Return of the Living Dead Tank Girl
IndependenceIn Space, Who Can Hear Your Aria? Time to Bring Back Some Tropes? Arkham Horror: A Night of Mayhem (18+)
LewisMind’s Eye Society: Vampire  
Carlton
Video Gaming
  Jackbox—Joke Boat  
Harbor I
Gaming
Axis and Allies and Zombies; Spirit of the Holiday (Clockwork Dominion) Ringrealms of Vagevuur (D&D 5E) Indie RPG meetup Roll the Dice! (18+) Indie RPG meetup  
OtisBringing Horror into Other Genres Let’s Write Together! Story Pitch Challenge  
StoneDrop in Coloring and Crafting (4pm)  
Marina 1Kink your Fandom (18+) Polyamory in Theory and Practice Introduction to Kink (18+)  
Marina 2A Loaf of Bread, A Jug of Wine, and Anthrax The Hacker’s Guide to D&D  
Marina 3Effective Advocacy for Geeks The Return of Is This A Sandwich?  
Marina 4Game of Thrones: And Now Our Watch Is Ended The Wachowskis and Gender Representation Tabletop Gaming as a Spectator Sport  
Grand AMasquerade Doors Open Masquerade Masquerade Awards  
Grand B 
CommonwealthFusion Fantasy—Dance Lesson Fusion Fantasy—Dance Party  


Sunday Late Night

 1:00a1:30a2:00a2:30a3:00a3:30a4:00a4:30a5:00a5:30a6:00a6:30a
BulfinchSinging Into the Night (11:30pm)  
Griffin
Anime
Tank Girl (12:15am)  
IndependenceArkham Horror: A Night of Mayhem (18+) (10pm)


Monday Morning

 7:00a7:30a8:00a8:30a9:00a9:30a10:00a10:30a11:00a11:30anoon12:30p
Alcott  Everyone’s Going Back to the Moon  
Adams  ”Figure Writing” with a Live Writing Prompt Ask a Trans Person
Bulfinch  Writers Assemble! Writing with a Group Sing-along: Schoolhouse Rock
Douglas  Masquerade Show and Tell  
Faneuil  Pixar: 25 Years (and Beyond!) Smashing the Like Button on Film Criticism
Griffin
Anime
  Lilo and Stitch Tenchi Universe (Episodes 5–8) Audience Choice
IndependenceArkham Horror: A Night of Mayhem (18+) (10pm)   Songwriting Round-table  
Lewis  Celebrating Dr. King Ex Arcana – Memphis
Harbor I
Gaming
  Pathfinder Organized Play: Emerald Spire; Pathfinder Organized Play: Escaping the Grave The Fate of Scar Peak (Fate); Buy the Vote!; MtG Unstable Cube Draft
Otis  Teaching Consent See You in the Funny Pages! Humor Comics
Stone  Parents with Infants & Toddlers Meetup Asexuality-Umbrella Meetup
Hancock
Fast Track
  Geeky Play Date Papercraft Workshop; Pokemon TCG; Quilting Basics Paper Rocket War; Last Day Open Play
Webster
Fast Track
  Swords of Chivalry; Classic Playground Games  
Marina 1  Stan Lee Retrospective  
Marina 2  The Fantasy Fiction of John Bellairs
Marina 3  Making Space for Making Creating Cover Art
Marina 4  Drawing Demo- Charcoal Creating a LARP: Getting it From Idea to Reality
Grand A  NERF Gun War
Commonwealth  Arisia RC Raceway   Splendid Teapot Racing  


Monday Afternoon

 1:00p1:30p2:00p2:30p3:00p3:30p4:00p4:30p5:00p5:30p6:00p6:30p
AlcottRhythm Gaming Through The Years Understanding How Guns Work and Their History  
Adams  Simple Solutions for Creative Project Pitfalls  
BulfinchSing-along: Funny Songs Music Track Debrief Dead Dog Open Filk
DouglasOrganizing a Successful Geek Group  
FaneuilSex Talk: In & Out of the Bedroom (18+)  
Griffin
Anime
Audience Choice (11:15am)  
IndependenceRay Bradbury at 100: From Green Town to Mars  
LewisEx Arcana – Memphis (11:30am)  
Harbor I
Gaming
Card-Z: a zombie survival card game; Pokemon TCG Cube Draft Pokemon TCG Cube Draft  
OtisRelativism and the Superhero Monday Feedback Session  
StoneScale Modeling the Fantastic: Real and Fictional  
Marina 1Writing About Disabilities: A Holistic Approach Using New England in Speculative Literature?  
Marina 2Where is Star Trek Boldly Going? Arisia Casting Call: The Fantastic Four  
Marina 3Costuming on a Budget Finding Closure  
Marina 4State of Arisia Community Update How Important is Continuity in Comics?  


Monday Evening

 7:00p7:30p8:00p8:30p9:00p9:30p10:00p10:30p11:00p11:30pmidnight12:30a
BulfinchDead Dog Open Filk (3pm)  


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