Recent podcast, youtube & radio appearances:

 

-February 29th, 2024: Talking about Sasquatch and Strange Places on Into the Fray with Shannon LeGro: intothefrayradio.com/strange-places-with-aleksander-petakov

-February 2nd, 2024: Discussing a wide range of topics on the Hotel D'Amico Podcast: youtube.com/watch?v=ylQ-FWWLjvk&t=3564s

-January 14th, 2024: Guest on the Bigfoot Influencers Podcast: youtube.com/watch?v=yjhj-ezAEGY&t=1957s

-January 8th, 2024: Talking about Beyond the Trail on Bigfoot and Beyond with Cliff and Bobo: spreaker.com/-aleks-petakov

-December 10th, 2023: Discussing Lake Monsters and Sasquatch on the Mythical Legends Podcast: youtube.com/watch?v=x2vgwq-jLH4

 

 

 

 

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Upcoming events & speaking engagements:


-Cryptids and Paranormal Festival, Perth Amboy, New Jersey, June 1st, 2024: I will be speaking at this 2nd year event, info found here: www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100087767118405

-Monster Fest 2, Canton, Ohio, June 28th & 29th, 2024: Monster Fest, put on by Small Town Monsters, is back for a second round! I will be at this event all weekend alongside the rest of the STM crew. Come hang with us for a good time! Info: https://www.smalltownmonsters.com/stm-monster-fest-2024

-Smoky Mountain Bigfoot Conference, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, July 27th, 2024: I will be attending this event alongside much of the Small Town Monsters crew, as we will be premiering a film at the event: gatherupevents.com/smoky-mountain-bigfoot-conference

-The Alaska Bigfoot Cruise, September 13th-20th, 2024: I'm very excited to be a part of the 2nd ever Alaska Bigfoot cruise as a speaker. I will also be leading some excursions while visiting different parts of Southeast Alaska. For more info, rates & travel itinerary, check here: gatherupevents.com/the-alaska-bigfoot-cruise/

 

granite state bigfoot comic book


A collaboration in 2018 with Mitchell Comics about my personal research into accounts of "Bigfoot" sightings in New Hampshire that took place in the 1970's. Featured as a character in the comic!

Order the comic here: Granite State Bigfoot

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Articles/features:


 

"Documentarian shares experiences investigating Sasquatch" (2020): newhampshirelakesandmountains.com/2020-08-13

"Bigfoot Lives - At Least on Screen" (2020): nhmagazine.com/bigfoot-lives-at-least-on-screen

"Blizzard of Unbelievable Beasts takes over Dartmouth College this weekend" (2020): unionleader.com/blizzard-of-unbelievable-beasts-takes-over-dartmouth

"Thar be monsters: Filmmaker explores creatures of New England Lore" (2019): unionleader.com/thar-be-monsters

"Believers talk UFO's, unexplained at Leominster Conference" (2019): bostonherald.com/leominsterUFOconference

"Resident's Believe Mountain Lions Still Roam New Hampshire's Forests" (2018): www.usnews.com/cougars-still-roam-new-hampshires-forests 

"An Inside Look at the International Cryptozoology Conference" (2018): coasttocoastam.com/ICC

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Articles by me:


On the Trail of...Champ, Part I: Origins: smalltownmonsters.blogspot.com

On the Trail of...Champ, Part II: Interviews: smalltownmonsters.blogspot.com

On the Trail of...Champ, Part III: Filmmaking gear: smalltownmonsters.blogspot.com