September 28-30, 2012 “Bringing Red River’s History Alive”
Red River Aspencade
We are shaking things up a bit this year… We have added a theme to this year’s Aspencade… This year it is Aspencade – “Days of 1895 Steampunk Style!!”
What is Steampunk???
Steampunk has always been first and foremost a literary genre, or least a subgenre of science fiction and fantasy that includes social or technological aspects of the 19th century (the steam) usually with some deconstruction of, reimagining of, or rebellion against parts of it (the punk). Unfortunately, it is a poorly defined subgenre, with plenty of disagreement about what is and is not included...