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Posted on | November 15, 2010 | No Comments

Wexworlds, Wexford town’s Sci-Fi and Fantasy Fiction festival is coming back. From Friday November 26th till Sunday November 28th, a host of events for both children and adults is taking place in many venues around the town.

Guests include Eoin Colfer, Herbie Brennan, Andrew Donkin, Kate Thompson and Oisin McGann. There is a wide and varied programme of events, discussions, demonstrations, talks and competition which includes:

  • 21st century career -  breaking into 2000AD and other comics
  • Zombie workshop -  a chance to learn and apply Zombie makeup and  monstrous moves.
  • Cosplay workshop – Learn some of the crafts of making costumes based on Anime and Manga creations.
  • The Science of Artemis Fowl with Dr Emma J. King
  • Poisons, pestilence and parasites  with Dr Heidi Mounsey
  • Lego Workshops
  • Superheroes and Evil Masterminds in young adult fiction
  • Myth and folklore in modern fiction

The downloadable pdf  is available here which describes the full programme. More information also on the Wexworlds website.  Am hoping to attend with some of my kids. It looks like it’ll be very interesting and entertaining.

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