Lectures and talks

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Interview with Scarlet Beriko [I]

Location : Scene
Day : Dimanche
Schedule : 15h30 – 16h30
Guest : Scarlet Beriko.

During this interview, the guest of honor Scarlet Beriko will tell us about her career and work. Why did she switch from Shojo ai to Boy’s love? How did she build her characters’s psychée? The opportunity to discover her work and understand her rising on the top 10 best japanese BL mangaka.


Scarlet Beriko, a mangaka’s everyday life [D]

Location : Scene
Day : Samedi
Schedule : 15h00 – 16h30
Guest : Scarlet Beriko.

A dedicated time with the guest of honor Scarlet Beriko. She will tell us about her everyday’s life as a BL mangaka, tips for a perfect kiss scene or the secret background of her meaningfull character’s hands. (limited seat)


The Renewal of BL[C]

Location: Scene
Day: Saturday
Schedule: 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Guests and speakers: Scarlet Beriko, Chi-tan, Inko and Anna Madill.

We all know that BL’s origins are decades old. But what we don’t know is how this particular genre (so dear to our hearts) has evolved since its birth in Japan and through export, in France notably. All aboard with Scarlet Beriko, Chitan, Inko, 3 mangakas and Anna Madill, a researcher specialized in BL, and set sail for BL Lore Island to find out what BL could be today.


Reality and Fiction: author and fans in the grey area of responsibilities // THE CONTROVERSE [C]

Location: Scene
Day: Saturday
Schedule: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Guests and speakers: Daniela Viçoso/a>, Anna Madill.

Fiction and reality communicate and influence themselves: has one more responsabilities than the other? Do author and fans have duties? We continue last year reflection on which kind of relationship fiction and reality have with each other. Not a conference nor a round table, this discussion will allow everyone to talk openly and equally.


The diversion of genre codes in manga’ works and derivatives [RT]

Location: Scene
Day: Saturday
Schedule: 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Guests and speakers: Caly, Yatuu and Anna Madill.

Caly and Yatuu will explain to us how they’ve proceeded to divert and criticize the genre codes in their works creation such as the women’ role in our society. What are their inspirations, their intentions…? Anna Madill will talk about yaoi, in which the reader can receive a cathartic effect by projecting on a gay couple the dominated position usually given to women on one of the men in the couple, and a ton of possibilities that break the stereotypes apart!


Sex scenes in MM literature [RT]

Location: Scene
Day: Sunday
Schedule: 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Guests and speakers: Ella Frank, Brooke Blaine and Jay Northcote.

Here is a round table which is going to arouse your interest: we’re going to talk about SEX! We all already have been in front of a sex scene so appealing that we couldn’t turn away our cheeky eyes and avoid our imagination to rave … Then to wonder how the author wrote it down, if he saw it the same way as ours?


Interview with Rinaca et Surine [I]

Location : Scene
Day : Sunday
Schedule : 11:30am – 12:30pm
Guest : Rinaca et Surine.

Come to see Rinaca and Surine during an interview at the Y/CON 7. They will talk about their vision of Cosplay, how they made they costumes and how they play their characters.


The homoparentality through the humor and the fiction [RT]

Location : Scene
Day : Saturday
Schedule : 11:00am – 12:00pm
Guest : Chez Papa Papou, Eli Easton and Muriel Douru.

Meet Muriel Douru, Papa Papou and Eli Easton around a topic which is more and more taboo nowadays. It will deal with the homoparentality’s question through different fictional and comic supports.

This lecture will be followed by a Discussion in the Snow’s Star room


Asexuality [RT]

Location : Scene
Day : Sunday
Schedule : 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Guest : Rohan Lockhart and Sara Deek.

Event Yaoi offers you a conference with Sara Deek and Rohan Lockart about the asexuality. This notion is sometimes misunderstood and mistaken with the asceticism but, it’s about seizing it again and putting in highlight that it’s the absence of sexual attraction for the other. We’re going to deal with it during a talk with Sara Deek and Rohan Lockart around the novel Desire.