Category: AboutDoxacon

Behind-the-scenes news, and convention news!

It’s been a busy summer for Doxacon Seattle, and we finally are able to bring you some updates! Board elections and Planning Committee Some of you may know that Doxacon Seattle is sponsored by the Christian Gaming and Unconventional Fiction Outreach, or CG-UFO, a non-profit organization focused on the intersection of faith and popular culture …

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Our new YouTube channel!

Did you miss Doxacon Seattle 2021? Was there a talk you wanted to revisit? We’ve just launched a YouTube channel where we’ll be posting talks from the con, and maybe additional features as the summer progresses! You can subscribe here (and also click the bell icon to receive notifications when we drop a new video), …

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Looking forward to 2022!

We hope you had a great time at Doxacon Seattle 2021! We did too! Now we’re planning next year’s Doxacon, so here’s a quick update: We’ve selected a theme for 2022: “Is This the Way? Duty and Morality” We really enjoyed the online format, and so we’re committed to having at least an online convention next year …

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Thanks for a great Doxacon!

We had a great time today, and it sounds like you did too! Thanks! Thank you for your patience with our technical glitches! Thank you for your questions for our presenters! Thank you for your great conversations on Discord! Thank you for your faithfulness and your fandom! You made today a joy and a delight! …

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Doxacon Seattle 2021 Schedule!

It’s almost here! We have finalized our schedule (see below; all times are PST) and are looking forward to seeing you all on Saturday! 8:00am – Akathist (morning prayer) with Fr. Steven Clark 8:45am – Clergy Keynote: Fr Augustine Hilander, OP & Fr Marcin Szymanski, OP 10:00am – Hopepunk Theology: Revs Paul Schneider & Mindi …

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Meet our Clerical Keynotes for 2021: Frs. Augustine and Marcin!

Fr. Marcin Szymanski, OP (pronounced “mar-tzin”, not “martian”) and Fr. Augustine Hilander, OP are both Catholic priests and Dominican friars. The idea of prophecy is one of the most common tropes in pop culture, but not many know its origins in the Christian tradition of the West. Frs. Augustine and Marcin are excited to bring …

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Tickets now on sale!

Tickets for Doxacon Seattle 2021 are now on sale through Brown Paper Tickets! Get a full day of talks, games, and community for just $10! Be the among the first to see the full convention schedule, and to register for breakout sessions and games! After you have purchased your ticket, we’ll keep you posted on further …

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Meet our Lay Keynote for 2021: Bev Cooke!

Bev Cooke’s name is a byword for failure in prognostication. Those who bet against her predictions usually wind up better off than they’d been before. When not scrying the future, she splits her time between writing novels, Akathists, and devotions; walking; worshipping with her husband at All Saints of Alaska OCA Parish; and being a …

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Artwork reveal and Call for Submissions!

Doxacon Seattle

We can’t let a pandemic hold us back! We’re hosting Doxacon Seattle 2021: Prophecy and Prediction online through Zoom this year. Tickets will be at a reduced price (because tech is cheaper than a room and food), and we’ll send you details soon. And we’re looking for presenters. See below for our Call for Submissions! …

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Theme and Keynotes for Doxacon Seattle 2021!

Not sure what the future has in store? Us too. But we do know one thing: Doxacon 2021 is still on! And because our theme this year is “Prophesy and Predictions”, we know it’s going to be amazing! Sadly, we cannot predict whether our convention will be in person or online. But we’re working on …

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