b'KEYNOTE SPEAKERSKELLY SUE DECONNICKMorning Keynote SpeakerSuperheroes, Art, and Visible WomenKellySueDeConnickisoneofthemostSuesharesexactlywhyitssopowerfulto renowned comic book writers working today.seesomeoneonscreenwhosalittlemore Among many other projects, her long run onlikeyou.Sherevealswhyshecreatedthe MarvelsCaptainMarvelheavilyinfluencedhashtag#VisibleWomen,opensupabout thebillion-dollarboxofficefilm,andshesbeingavocalfeministintheageofsocial currentlythefirstwomantoeverhaveanmedia,anddescribeshowCaptainMarvel extendedrunonDCComicsAquaman.Buthas inspired a whole new generation of girls. asawomaninaheavilymale-dominatedItsacompellingtalkthatmovesustoget industry, making the art she wanted to makeactiveinourcommunities,starttellingour has often been a challenge.ownstories,andknowthatwehavetodo Ourcultureisconstructedtosetwomentheworktoseechangehappen.Idont againsteachothertopretendasthoughwantanyonetositdown,KellySuesays. weareallcompetingforasingleseatattheThejobisnotdoneyet.Everyoneneedsto table,saysKellySue.Andthatsjustnotbe able to see themselves as a hero.thecase.Inthisprovocativekeynote,Kelly @wlcofso #wlcoofso2021 womensleadershipconference.net 10'