(Updated February 29, 2012.)
I am pleased to announce that the following cons are supporting Con or Bust:
- Odyssey Con has donated two memberships. It takes place April 20-22 in Madison WI; its Guests of Honor are Larry Niven, Steven Barnes and Kenneth Hite.
- Balticon has donated two memberships. It takes place May 25-28 in Baltimore MD. Guests: Guest of Honor: Jody Lynn Nye; Artist Guest of Honor: Jim Odbert; Music/Filk Guests of Honor: Heather Dale and Ben Deschamps; Science Guest of Honor: Dr. William D. Phillips Laureate, The Nobel Prize in Physics 1997.
(Personal note: I've heard Dr. Phillips speak and he's terrific. Also, my husband did his PhD with his group.)
There has also been a personal donation in the name of Minicon, which takes place April 6-8 in Minneapolis MN. Its Guests of Honor will be author Ted Chiang, fanziner Christopher J Garcia, and artist Frank Wu.
To request assistance to attend these cons or any other cons starting in April, May, or June 2012, see these instructions and request assistance from February 15-25.