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DC Kawaii Style at Katsucon Panels (+)
February 14 - February 16
Do It for The Culture: Intro to Afro Kawaii
Fri 3:15-4:45P | Chesapeake DEF
What happens when Hip Hop’s Cool meets Kawaii’s Cute Culture and is draped in Pop-Afrocentricity?
This panel examines J-fashion ~
how Kawaii can be (and is) defined through the cool of black aesthetic,
explore appropriation vs. appreciation and the how to of ‘respectfully’ merging cultures
Kawaii 101 | Empowerment, The Kawaii Way
Sat 3-4:30P | Chesapeake DEF
This intro to Kawaii panel includes testifies to all the positive that comes from expressive fashion (by way of Japanese street fashion) and kawaii (cute) culture & lifestyle –
we call it all the 3F’s
Join us to find out why!
Yami Kawaii, Menhera and YOUR Mental Health
Sun 1:45-3:15P | Chesapeake DEF
Come explore and discuss mental health and kawaii support groups through the dark side of kawaii culture including the sick cute aesthetic of Menhera + Creepy Cute aesthetics of Yami Kawaii.
Are You Visiting for the Con?!
For guests visiting the area for Katsucon, please let us know if there’s anything of interest you’d like to be in the direction of and we’ll do our best to be helpful during your stay!