- various happenings in people’s LiveJournals
- the TSFS 30-year-anniversary at the end of the month (see next post)
- organizing parties in general
- how everyone came into fandom
- politics (especially the coming presidential election)
- the nuclear holocaust literature of the 80s
- science fiction “predictions” and the development of personal technology
- retroactive alternate histories
Friday, January 06, 2006
What We Talked About
The first mafia of the year. The turnout was pretty good—there were 16 persons present. As usual, there was food and drink, and conversations on various topics, including:
The shortlist for the Tähtivaeltaja Award has been announced . This year no less than four of the five nominees are Finnish — this is a fir...
This weekend it was once again time for Swecon, Sweden‘s national science fiction convention. The convention was called Kontur and held at ...
The Helsinki Science Fiction Society has announced the winner of this year’s Tähtivaeltaja Award : the best science fiction book published i...
Turku Science Fiction Society has announced the nominees for the 2010 Atorox award for best Finnish sf short story published last year. The...