August 11 - August 13, 2017
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington DC, USA
Friday, August 11, 2017
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Panel 1 - (WEWCC 202)
My, What Long Lineages You Have! The Oddly Stagnant Histories in Fantasy Literature and Anime [F]
Why is fantasy so often set in a medieval world, even when the history of the land stretches back many thousands of years more than our own, modern world? Join in the discussion as we explore why our favorite fantasy heroes are still swinging steel when they should have gone to space long ago!