The Sampola science fiction and fantasy writing course starts on January 17. The course emphasis this spring season is a ”chain story” where the story production is divided into movie production–style roles (writer, producer, editor, etc.); there will also be gothic horror story writing. More info on the Sampola site.
Tuesday, January 04, 2011
The Finnish Tolkien Society and the net community Kontu (“Shire”) are discussing merging into one association. The discussion is going on in the Kontu forum, comments are welcomed.
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...