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Okie Geek

Okie Geek is a weekly interview show with Oklahoma people about events and places with a geeky twist. The geek/nerd fandom is growing strong in Oklahoma and Okie Geek hopes to make people aware of all the fun stuff going on in the Sooner State.

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  • It's episode 279 of the Okie Geek Podcast and we are talking to our friends from Literati Press about "Comics as Art". The exhibit is currently going on right now in Oklahoma City's Paseo District with an awards ceremony this Sunday at 3pm. We also discuss the next issue of "Glamorella's Daughter launching on https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/literatipress/glamorellas-daughter-5?ref=nav_search&result=project&term=Glamorella%27s%20 (Kickstarter )next week. Our guest this week are Literati Press Chief Strategist Buck Berlin, ArtistMegan Harvey (https://www.instagram.com/witheringworlds/ (Instagram)) and Alexandra Brodt (http://alexandrabrodt.com/ (website), https://twitter.com/AlexandraBrodt (Twitter), https://www.instagram.com/alexandrabrodt/ (Instagram), https://www.patreon.com/AlexandraBrodt (Patreon)). Find Literati Press on the https://www.literatipressok.com/ (web), https://www.instagram.com/literatipress/ (Instagram), https://www.facebook.com/literatipress (Facebook), Twitter.
  • In episode 278, we talk with New World Comics owner Buck Berlin about this weekend's Superhero School featuring the Green Lantern Corps. The special family-friendly event takes place at the store, 6219 N. Meridian Avenue in Oklahoma City, starting at 10:45. Find New World Comics on https://www.facebook.com/newworldcomicsokc/ (Facebook) and https://www.instagram.com/newworldcomicsokc/?hl=en (Instagram).
  • Our friends at the Theatre Crude Fringe Festival are returning to Oklahoma City at the Jewel Box Theatre, 321 NW 36th, September 15th through the 24th. In episode 277 we are talking with organizers Jenny and Adam Brand along with Lauren Leppke, creator of the show ""Panacea" and Ashley Mandanas, performer in the piece "The CatMaster Cycle". You can find more about the Theatre Crude Fringe Festival on the https://www.theatrecrude.org/ (web), as well as https://twitter.com/TheatreCrude (Twitter), https://www.facebook.com/theatrecrude/ (Facebook )and https://www.instagram.com/theatrecrudeokc/ (Instagram). Lauren Leppke can also be found on https://www.facebook.com/lauren.leppke (Facebook), https://www.instagram.com/_laurenklep/ (Instagram )and her https://laurenleppke.wixsite.com/website?fbclid=IwAR1tFrgzn4jMBBT_yR4RO9uyoxogeqRloxn22E9QdQBamQWXjIiuBIVdHuE (website). Find Ashley Mandanas on https://www.instagram.com/ashleyjmandanas/ (Instagram) and https://www.facebook.com/ashley.mandanas (Facebook).
  • Our friends at Literati Press are working to put out more titles as well as teaching young people about comics and art. In episode 276, we are talking to "Black Jack Demon" creator Nick Hermes about the ongoing series set in the wild west and Buck Berlin about some exciting events going on Labor Day weekend. You can find Nick on https://www.instagram.com/theblackjackdemon/ (Instagram )and Literati Press on https://twitter.com/literatipress (Twitter), https://www.facebook.com/literatipress (Facebook), https://www.instagram.com/literatipress/ (Instagram )and the https://www.literatipressok.com/ (web).
  • Play games for a great cause. MiracleCon 2022 is coming to the Edmond Hilton Garden Inn and Convention Center on August 27th from 11am to 11pm. You can play video, board and table top role playing games to help raise money for Extra Life and the Oklahoma Children's Hospital Foundation. We are talking with Oklahoma Board Game Community Director Mike Dattalo and Extra Life Coordinator Travis Mantooth about the event. You can find MiracleCon on https://www.facebook.com/events/hilton-garden-inn-edmond-oklahoma-city-north/miraclecon-2022-extra-life-gaming-convention/451394063037210/ (Facebook )and on the https://miraclecon.com/ (web). Also look for our friends at Extra Life OKC on https://twitter.com/okchf/status/1321888337460891649 (Twitter), https://www.facebook.com/ExtraLifeCHF/ (Facebook )and the http://extralifeokc.org/ (Extra Life Oklahoma City webpage.)
  • In episode of 274 of the Okie Geek Podcast, we talk with Buck Berlin, owner of New World Comics, about the convention at the end of July, we also talk Sandman from Netflix and Prey on Hulu.
  • There's so much going on this Saturday with New World Comic Con in the Pavilion at the State Fairgrounds we had to talk about it even more. We are joined by New World Comics owner Buck Berlin, Convention Logistics Coordinator Kari Eager and costume contest host Dre Braggs. The event runs from 9am to 7pm on July 30th. You can find more information on https://www.facebook.com/newworldcomiccon (Facebook), https://www.instagram.com/newworldcomiccon/?utm_source=ig_embed&hl=en (Instagram )and the New World Comic Con website.
  • New World Comic Con 7 is coming to the State Fairgrounds on July 30th. The event at the Pavilion features amazing guests, a cosplay contest and big comic book deals as well as fantastic vendors. New World Comic Con run from 9am to 7pm. We are talking with New World Comics Owner Buck Berlin, Social Media Coordinator Matt Pearson and Vendor Annabelle Troyer. You can find Annabell's works on https://www.instagram.com/pseudomona_lisa/ (Instagram). And fins and follow New World Comic Con on https://www.facebook.com/newworldcomiccon (Facebook )and the https://newworldcomiccon.org/ (web).
  • Our friends at Absurdist Productions, creators of the game Churrascaria, are getting ready to launch a Kickstarter for their latest game Paleo+Vet. In Paleo+Vet you take on the role of a Paleo-Veterinarian to care for the dinosaurs abandoned after the world's first dinosaur park was closed. You can follow Paleo+Vet on https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/941694206/paleovet-0 (Kickstarter) and find Absurdist Production on https://www.facebook.com/AbsurdistProductions (Facebook), https://twitter.com/AbsurdistProd (Twitter), https://www.instagram.com/absurdistproductions/ (Instagram) and at https://www.absurdistproductions.com/ (AbsuristProductions.com)
  • Our friends at Literati Press have a new title set for release in September. "Aliengaged" is currently going through Kickstarter, but only through Saturday July 23rd. We are talking with co-authors Greg White and Colin Ingersol along with Literati Press Chief Strategist Buck Berlin. Look for "Aliengaged" right now on https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/literatipress/aliengaged-issue-1?ref=discovery&term=aliengaged (Kickstarter), and find Literati Press on https://www.facebook.com/literatipress (Facebook), https://twitter.com/literatipress (Twitter), https://www.instagram.com/literatipress/ (Instagram )and on the https://www.literatipressok.com/ (web).