Below is the TENTATIVE 2017 Schedule for the BritTrack. Please note this is subject to change; and in fact will more than likely change.
Panel descriptions and further information will be listed at a later date.
Any questions concerning the schedule can be sent to the BritTrack Director Caro McCully at firstname.lastname@example.org
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE (SUNDAY ONLY)
|Doctor Who: Goodbye Moffatt, Hello Chibnall!||We say goodbye to the Moffatt era, his themes and characters, as we speculate on the future Chibnall era through an analysis of his previous entries in the Doctor Who Universe.
Presenters: Mike Faber, Dr. Scott Viguié, R Alan Siler, Panelist: Sue Kisenwether, Volunteer: Caro McCully, Volunteer: Robert Lloyd
Sun 11:30 am; « Crystal Ballroom; 1 Hour(s);
|Poldark||Back to Cornwall! We discuss the second season of the popular 18th Century drama. Smugglers, miners, and cads! Oh my!
Presenters: Panelist: Abbey White, Volunteer: Angela Miller Hartley, Volunteer: Shannon Burgess, Volunteer: Caro McCully
Sun 11:30 am; « Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);
|Classic Series Doctor Who||There were so many callbacks to the classic series this year. We’ll discuss the classic series and its influence on the modern incarnation of the show. We’ll also have a special remembrance of Deborah Watling, the 2nd Doctor’s Victoria Waterfield.
Presenters: Rob Levy, Kim F Holec, R Alan Siler, Panelist: Andy Teal, Panelist: Rox Henkle, Volunteer: Robert Lloyd
Sun 01:00 pm; Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);
|The History of Bond, James Bond||Let’s explore the history of Her Majesty’s Secret Servant with our panelists, including noted Bond historians Matt Sherman and John L. Flynn, and eternal Bond girl Trina Parks! Additionally, we will be remember the great work of Sir Roger Moore.
Presenters: John L. Flynn, Anthony Taylor, Panelist: Matt Sherman, Panelist: John Rabon, Panelist: Trina Parks, Volunteer: Caro McCully
Sun 02:30 pm; Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);
|Call The Midwife||The Nonnatus House staff faced great change this year, with the exit of three main characters. We discuss the sixth season of this popular post-war medical drama, and look ahead to the seventh series, including the the first West Indian midwife to feature as a regular character.
Presenters: Anthony Taylor, Panelist: Heather Mbaye, Volunteer: Angela Miller Hartley, Volunteer: Shannon Burgess, Volunteer: Caro McCully
Sun 04:00 pm; Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);
|Sherlock||We actually have a season to discuss this year! The “seminal re-imagining” continues to shock and surprise us. Is this the final series for Sherlock? If so, how do you feel about the finale? We’ll discuss all this and more. The game is on!
Presenters: Keith R.A. DeCandido, Kristin Jackson, Panelist: Taylor Blumenberg, Panelist: Wendy Qualls, Panelist: Allison Lane, Volunteer: Shannon Burgess
Sun 05:30 pm; « Crystal Ballroom; 1 Hour(s);
|Class||The first scripted Doctor Who spinoff in years has finally aired in the US, and it definitely left an impression, with a cameo, several Easter eggs, and a surprise cliffhanger that makes us want more! Class is now in session!
Presenters: R Alan Siler, Panelist: Jesse Jackson, Volunteer: Shannon Burgess, Volunteer: Caro McCully
Sun 07:00 pm; Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);
|Doctor Who Extended Universe||Doctor Who was an extended universe years before the modern trend, starting with the Target novel Harry Sullivan’s War and BBV Videos Auton and Zygon, though to Big Finish’s Dalek Empire and UNIT audios, and of course, Torchwood, SJA, and Class.
Presenters: Mike Horner, Kelly Yates, R Alan Siler(M), Panelist: Brian Doob, Volunteer: Shannon Burgess
Sun 08:30 pm; Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);
|BritTrack After Dark: Goodbye Orphan Black||Clone Club Unite! The final chapter of Project Leda is upon us. We ponder the eternal question: how many characters can Tatiana Maslany play in one scene? Let’s discuss this wonderful series’ sendoff, and the end of our beloved show.
Presenters: Sue Kisenwether, Panelist: Brian Doob, Volunteer: Andrew Hartley, Volunteer: Caro McCully
Sun 10:00 pm; « Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);
|3rd Annual Doctor Who Ball||The best party this side of Raxacoricofallapatorius! We’ll rock on like an Axon late into the night! Grab your best Sonic and come along! Dance to DJ Weasel’s tunes, and stay for our Pageant of Rassilon Winner Announcements at midnight! Allons-y!
Sun 10:00 pm; « Grand Salon; 5.5 Hour(s);
|BritTrack After Dark: British Fanfic/Slashfic||The popular late night panel returns to discuss the latest fanfic and slashfic stories from the British Universe from Doctor Who to Sherlock. Though not for the faint of heart, this panel is always entertaining!
Presenters: Panelist: Taylor Blumenberg, Panelist: Wendy Qualls, Panelist: Allison Lane, Panelist: Evelyn Veasy, Volunteer: Claudette Hagan
Sun 11:30 pm; Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);