Hal-Con 2011 Media Coverage

Press & Media 2011

commandN (December 14th, 2011)

Snap Halifax – Hal-Con 2011 (November 30th, 2011)

Where Monsters Dwell with Erin Gray and JG Hurtzler (November 22nd, 2011)

Geeks unite at Hal-Con (November 22nd, 2011)

Maxwell Gets Drunk: Conor Meets Steve Jackson (November 18th, 2011)

Hexed: Sisterhood of the Supernatural (November 16th, 2011)

Engin Books – Hal-Con 2011 Special Report (November 16th, 2011)

Sean Ward – Hal-Con 2011 (November 15th, 2011)

Chewing Sharpies – Hal Con, The Gray Area, and lots of nerd love (November 15th, 2011)

Steve Jackson Games – SJGames at Hal-Con (November 15th, 2011)

Hexed Sisterhood of the Supernatural (November 15th, 2011)

Yelp’s Hal-Con Recap (November 14th, 2011)

Maxwell Gets Drunk – Hal-Con 2011 (November 14th, 2011)

Zombies Ate Lauren Day 1 & The Cutest Thing To Ever Happen at Hal-Con (November 12th & 13th, 2011)

Geeks unite at Hal-Con (November 12th, 2011)

Hal-Con: The Sequel (November 9th, 2011)

Kill Shakespeare -East Coast Bound (November 8th, 2011)

Live105: Hal-Con Interview Part 1 & Part 2 (November 4, 2011)

Z103: Hal-Con Interview (November 4, 2011)

AOL Travel Canada – Get Your Geek on at Hal-Con (November 4th, 2011)

Zombies, Ghosts and Dark Fiction: An Interview with Author Chantal Boudreau (October 22, 2011)

Metro – Halifax’s Walking Dead Rising (October 12, 2011)

The Coast – Fall Arts at a glance (September 29, 2011)

Comic Book Interviews.com Interviews Jennifer Lambe (September 18, 2011)

Metro Halifax News – Something to Celebrate (August 02, 2011)

The Chronicle Hearld – Bruin on parade (August 02, 2011)

Live at 5 – Fantasy Phenomenon (July 25, 2011)

Metro Halifax newspaper (March 18, 2011)

Chronicle Herald newspaper – Arts in Brief (March 18, 2011)

Rick Howe Show – Radio – News 95.7 in Halifax, News 91.9 in Moncton and News 88.9 in Saint John (March 17, 2011)

Con News – Blog Post (March 17, 2011)

InnerSPACE – Exclusive Hal-Con 2011 Guest Announcements (March 17, 2011)

Steve Jackson Games – Daily Illuminator Blog Post (March 10, 2011)

Hexed: Sisterhood of the Supernatural Podcast – Episode 50 (March 08, 2011)

InnerSPACE Highlights of 2010 Podcast Aired in January 2011


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