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The Watch City Steampunk Festival will be held May 12th, 2018! See our website at https://www.watchcityfestival.com/ for complete details.

This event is sponsored by the Downtown Waltham Partnership.
Saturday, May 12 • 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Steampunk 101

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The term “Steampunk” originated in the late 1980s with a cheeky letter to Locus Magazine from science fiction author K. W. Jeter. Jeter was trying to find an accurate description for the Victorian-tinged science fiction stories by himself and other authors. Since then, people of all ages have turned to corsets, cogs and top hats to satisfy an inner craving. Come join us for an introduction to all things steampunk! Learn about the history, the fashion, the literature, arts and music straight from the Citizens of Antiford,

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Citizens of Antiford

The Citizens of Antiford is a steampunk community fostering creativity through a shared fictional world. The community expresses itself via cosplay, prop making, video, and especially via collaborative fiction as the extensive library will attest. Their website is a social media and... Read More →


Saturday May 12, 2018 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Waltham Public Library - Lecture Hall 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA

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