The People of Chattacon 

All guests of honor, panelists, performers, presenters, artists or any other individual who may present in some way at Chattacon are booked in good faith and we have their guarantee that they will appear when we announce they will be at the convention. However, unforeseen events (illness, family emergencies or production work) may cause a particular guest to cancel. 

Katherine "Lashe" Neslund

Production Stage Manager, Lighting Designer, Burlesque Performer and Producer, Geek, and Benevolent Dictator.

Katherine Lashe has been called a “top tassel-twirler” by Las Vegas City Life, “Lucille Ball in pasties” by Creative Loafing Atlanta, and “The hardest working Burlesque Performer” by Pure They are an internationally acclaimed burlesque performer, producer and teacher as well as a local Atlanta favorite. Katherine has been wowing audiences with their mix of 1950s pin-up and theater background all around the South as well as Boston, New York, Chicago, Las Vegas, and Hollywood, as a soloist and with their company, Syrens of the South.

Connect with Katherine

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Programming Sessions

Late Night Double Feature Picture Show

Join our young couple, Brad and Janet, as they encounter unconventional conventionists and colorful characters in a night they will never forget. Warning: singing and

Vision Ballroom C

The Arctic and the Aether

A survey of the cultural traditions and fairy tales of the Inuit, their environment and the very real monsters which dwell within the Arctic. Stanley

Vision Ballroom B

Culture, Mythology and Spirituality

Moderated by Brian Cooksey The panelists discuss how the study of cultures, myths and legends, and spiritualism of past civilizations plays a part in the

Vision Ballroom A


AGoH Melissa Gay asks the audience for key words and then makes a coherent painting out of all of those suggestions! Ongoing discussion will include