- 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:
As usual, there were a few awards given out at Finncon last weekend in Turku. Here's a rundown of the results. Atorox The Atorox Awa...
Cristian Tamas interviews Johanna Sinisalo for the Europa SF portal. (photo by Katja Lösönen)
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...
The Helsinki Science Fiction Society has announced the winner of this year’s Tähtivaeltaja Award : the best science fiction book published i...