Category: Faithful Geekery

Our Presenters for 2022!

It’s finally official! We have our presenter’s slate for Doxacon Seattle 2022. We hope you’ll be as excited and thrilled as we are with the talks and workshops we’re offering this year! Of course, we’re delighted to have Fr. Jacob Maurer of the Seattle Catholic Archdiocese offering our Keynote this year. But now we’ve also put together …

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The eucatastrophe of history, or, Merry Christmas!

We geeks are lovers of myth, speculative fiction, wonderous tales, and fantasies of idea and imagination. We love to ask, “What if?” and to surround ourselves with works of transcendent beauty or compelling mystery. We long to immerse ourselves in worlds more glorious and dramatic than the one we experience everyday. We yearn for connection, …

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Happy Thanksgiving!

The planning team at Doxacon Seattle wishes you a happy Thanksgiving, and hopes that you have much to be thankful for. We certainly find ourselves grateful for many things. First off, we’re grateful that we have a convention to look forward to! The past couple years have been especially hard on events like Doxacon Seattle, …

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Call for volunteers!

Doxacon Seattle is an entirely volunteer-run event, and it’s the people who step up that make it a great place for faithful fans to gather, learn, and connect with each other. If you want to help this year, please drop a line to info.doxaconseattle@gmail.com with “Volunteer” in the subject line. What would you do as …

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Call for presenters and workshops!

Now that we’ve confirmed the date and location of Doxacon Seattle 2022 – February 12, 2022, at the Brightwater Center – we’re able to accept proposals for presentations, panels, workshops, and game sessions! Do you have insights on our theme, “Is this the way? Duty and Morality”, that you’d like to present? Do you have …

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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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Christ is Risen!

Indeed, He is risen! Happy Pascha to all who celebrate today! (For you on the Gregorian calendar, well, it’s still Easter season, so happy Easter to you too!) We’ve posted another video on our YouTube channel. Check it out:  

Swag?

Hey Friend. Yes, you. Do you like stuff and things? Doxacon Seattle has a Redbubble store where you can buy STUFF! AND THINGS! We’ve got your masks! We’ve got your tshirts! We’ve got your tote bags! Check out the store for more stuff with the design from Doxacon Seattle 2021. (If anyone is interested, next …

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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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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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