Nerd Nite Halifax 11: The Nerds Resurrections

Nerd Nite in Halifax is resurrected after the major covid period!


Queer Ghosts and Paranormal Investigation

Kevin Chabot is a postdoctoral fellow in English at Dalhousie University. He holds a PhD in Cinema Studies from the University of Toronto. His work examines the relationship between media and the supernatural as well as horror film, film theory, documentary studies, and media archaeology.

The Politics of Controversy: Fish, Food, and Farming

Jenny Weitzman is an interdisciplinary researcher studying what it means to have a more holistic vision of seafood sustainability. I am interested in ways to better make decisions about seafood production that bring together policy, people and the planet for sustainability.

LEGO Porn: Funny Little Hard Men

Shannon Brownlee is an Associate Professor of Cinema and Media Studies in Dalhousie University’s Fountain School of Performing Arts. Animation is one of her research areas, and she volunteers for film, animation, and arts festivals.

Nerd Nite is in Halifax!

Nerd Nite Halifax is held on the first Tuesday of the month every other month at Propeller Brewing, 2015 Gottingen Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia!

For details, dates and updates:
1) check out our Facebook page:;
2) follow us on Twitter: @nerdnitehalifax; or
3) send us an email via our contact form and we’ll add you to our mailing list!

The first Nerd Nite Halifax was on 19th July, 2018. It was founded by Andrew Wright, Leslie Walsh and Sarah MacGregor. Andrew and Leslie have organised all the Halifax events since that time.