November 23rd, 2013

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Reminder: request assistance through Nov. 25

Originally published at Con or Bust by Kate Nepveu. Please comment there ( comment(s)).

Reminder: through November 25, Con or Bust is accepting requests for assistance from fans of color/non-white fans who want to attend SFF cons in January, February, or March 2014.

These include:

  • Arisia, which is held from January 17 – 20, 2014, in Boston, MA, USA. The Author Guest of Honor is Tanya Huff; the Artist Guest of Honor is Lubov; and the Fan Guest of Honor is James Nicoll. The 2014 theme will be cross-culturalism. Arisia has donated two memberships and a hotel room to Con or Bust.</p>
  • FOGcon, which is held from March 7-9, 2014, in Walnut Creek, CA, USA. The Honored Guests are Seanan McGuire, Tim Powers, and James Tiptree, Jr. The 2014 theme will be secrets. FOGcon has donated two memberships to Con or Bust.

Learn how to request assistance (please note: updated with information about monetary expenses), or find out more about Con or Bust.