Massive thanks to CoNZealand who have confirmed that, after a lot of confusion, the Voter Packet for this year’s Vogel Awards has been made available for a second time for anyone who missed it first time around. Members can access it here until mid-September. I ran down the winners a couple of weeks ago over […]
It’s about that time, everybody. As WorldCon prep enters the final couple of corners, here’s where you can find me in Dublin during the week. Come say hi! Creating Podcasts: Ideas, People, and Themes Format: Panel 15 Aug 2019, Thursday 16:00 – 16:50, Wicklow Hall-1 (CCD) Podcasts are living, breathing conversations that at their best
WorldCon was a flat out sprint through a notional, once a year college campus (I of course had the Community theme going through my head all week). You never see everyone you want to see for long enough. This year, for the first time, we also didn’t get to sit in any panels we weren’t
Or, I was a Teenage Meatshield I won’t go into detail about why there were two protests outside WorldCon on Saturday. It’s both pathetic and entirely what the people who instigated the situation want. Suffice to say, Saturday afternoon, the San Jose convention centre became the no man’s land between two equally apathetic protests, neither
WorldCon 76 is imminent! And I will be appearing in several capacities at several places, many of them on Friday. You can find my official schedule link here but I know you’re all busy people, so here it is: FRIDAY 11:00AM Kaffeeklatsch: Alasdair Stuart San Jose Convention Center – 211B (Me! A small group of people!
I’ve written the opening to this three times and none of them have worked so let’s boil it down to exciting bullet points. -Site voting for the 2017 Worldcon is a tapestry of needlessly complex bureaucracy. -There are several good site candidates and one flat out brilliant looking one, Helsinki, which I’m voting for. -If
Bust of Artemis after Kephisodotos (Musei Capitolini), Rome. Image from Wikipedia This month at Escape Artists, we’re doing things a little differently. ‘Artemis Rising’ is a month long event that will take place on all three shows. Throughout it, the stories presented will be written by, read by and hosted by women. Aside from