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Interlude: Yep.

Still Day 60. Still no writing done.

Oh, but on the lighter side. Some mad fool nominated Eejit for a Hugo Award, so that’s something out of the wreckage. 8 more words

How to Fix the Oscars

I already laid out why I think the Academy Awards aren’t culturally-relevant. Lots of others have as well. What I noticed was missing, though, was how that could change. 1,517 more words

Industry

Ba mhaith leat vótáil ar suíomh Worldcon? Go hiontach!

Seo iad na rudaí gur gá duit a dhéanamh chun vóta a caitheamh ar son iarratas Heilsincí d’óstáil Worldcon 2017:

Ceannaigh ballraíocht do Sasquan (an Worldcon dhá bhliain roimh ré). 272 more words

Helsinki

Early Furry Fan Photos - by Fred Patten.

Submitted by Fred Patten, Furry’s favorite historian and reviewer.

Greymuzzle Stickmaker (Rodford Edmiston Smith), an attendee and photographer of many World S-F Conventions and other s-f conventions of the 1980s through the 2000s, … 249 more words

Subculture

The Sad Facts About "Sad Puppies"

Interesting facts about the Hugo Awards that you probably didn’t know (or much care about):

Stephen King has never won a Hugo for fiction.

J.K. Rowling has not won a… 576 more words

Yes, Codes of Conduct Are Required.

Anyone who’s spoken with me over the past couple of years, after Readercon 23, probably knows that I have a strong opinion about harassment and how we handle it, particularly in fannish events like conventions (and parties, and work weekends, and all sorts of other fannish gatherings).   631 more words

Fandom

¿Quieres votar por la sede de la Worldcon? ¡Genial! (¡En Español!)

¿Quieres votar por la sede de la Worldcon? ¡Genial!

A través de los años, la Worldcon (Convención Mundial de Ciencia Ficción) se ha caracterizado por no dar a conocer adecuadamente el proceso de… 1,813 more words

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