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Welcome to the schedule for Katsucon 19 in 2013!

Katsucon is an annual 3-day fan convention held in the D.C. metro area for multicultural enthusiasts and entertainment. Katsucon is produced by Katsucon Entertainment, Inc. (KEI), a 501(c)(3) educational non-profit organization dedicated to bringing information about Japanese animation, society, and traditional and popular culture to fans everywhere.

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Friday, February 15 • 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Memoirs of a 6 Ft. Blonde Geisha

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Memoirs of a 6 ft. Blonde Geisha is a reflection on the various experiences of Lisle Wilkerson as a child who lived her whole life in Tokyo, Japan. She shares experiences about growing up in Japan, as well as "reverse culture shock" experiences since moving back to the U.S. Also Q&A so people can ask about  Japan, the culture & customs as well as differences between US/Japan.

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Lisle Wilkerson

Lisle Wilkerson grew up in Tokyo, Japan. She is the powerhouse behind some of the gaming industry’s most popular female fighting characters, such as Nina Williams and Christie Monteiro, Sarah Bryant from Virtual Fighter, Shenmue II, just to name a few. Lisle was also in the Academy Award winning Sofia Coppola film “Lost In Translation”, as well as the award winning indie film “Kamataki”. Because Lisle speaks fluent... Read More →

Friday February 15, 2013 6:00pm - 7:30pm
JCI 1 (Chesapeake 4 & 5)