One of the great aspects of the Highgate Vampire Symposium was the many opportunities it afforded for people who had never met in person – but have been corresponding online and working together to produce podcasts and reports – to hook up.
While the debates which took place throughout the day were very serious, afterwards it was a different story, and at midnight many of us were still saying goodbye outside The Gatehouse, under the watchful gaze of one of Highgate’s many (feathered) night owls..
Many of the U.S. and U.K. contributors to long running internet radio station Mind Set Central were at the event, and met each other for the first time, which was a lot of fun.
Here is a little video made by one of our esteemed speakers Gareth Davies, the station’s founder, which captures the high spirits (excuse the pun) of the day!
“Stop the New World Order!!” (Or something like that …)