Emily discovered her love of Harry Potter, Star Wars and video games at an early age. In this week's episode of Geek Culture Spotlight, you'll hear how her fandom (especially Harry Potter) helped her cope with bullying, personality disorder and depression. You'll also find out how her passion for geek culture evolved into new opportunities in life and work.
This week on Geek Culture Spotlight, Scott talks with the dynamic geek author father/son duo, Dr. Travis Langley and Alex Langley. In their first interview together, they'll talk about their shared experiences of being geek authors and all of the challenges and rewards that come with it.
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The For The Win Project is an organization that gives kids who are going through challenging times a chance to be heroes. Jesse Wilson and Jaimie Trueblood are both in the Hollywood film industry, and they use their skills to create movie-themed experiences. Scott talks with them about how it all started, who they've helped and what's in store for the future.
About the Show
Geek Culture Spotlight will feature interviews with people who've made geekdom part of their careers or daily lives. You'll also hear stories from everyday people who talk about the impact of geek culture in their lives. Hosted by Scott Murray.