A New Science Fiction Convention Celebrating Diversity
The Sistas sat down and talked to Children’s Librarian Stefanie Gangone, founder of Library of the Kind and the Star Trek Long Island Convention.
Trek Long Island is a new Science Fiction convention hosted by the Library for the Kind . The Librarian run organization promotes books and resources that celebrate diversity, inclusion, gender equality, LGBTQ+ and kindness. The Trek Long Island convention will focus on in-depth discussions about TOS, Trek’s modern day influences, Autism in Space, gender on the Enterprise (They, Him, Her, Xi) and more!
Guests announced include Headliners Doug Jones and Oded Fehr. Other guests announced from Star Trek’s Original Series, Discovery, Picard and Prodigy and Michael Westmore. Listen to this episode to discover the third headliner and other surprises.
Trek Long Island will take place on May 20th and 21st, 2023, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel Long Island located 1717 Motor Parkway, Hauppauge, New York, United States, 11788
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