December 23rd, 2013

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Free memberships: FOGcon, Potlatch, JOFcon

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

If you are a fan of color/non-white fan, Con or Bust currently has available free memberships to the following SFF cons, which can be requested immediately, first-come first-serve:

  • Potlatch, which is held from February 21-23, 2014, in San Jose, California. Potlatch is a small, literary speculative fiction convention with a single track of programming. Members are currently voting on its Book of Honor. An individual has donated two memberships to Potlatch.
  • 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. One membership remains of those that FOGcon has donated to Con or Bust.
  • JOFcon, which is held from March 28-30, 2014, in Linthicum, MD (near BWI airport). This is the first JOFcon, which invites everyone interested in learning more about fannish activities (“fanac”); “JOFs are Journeymen of Fandom, including Journeywomen, Journeypersons, Journeybots, Journeyfolk, Journeyfen, Journeyworkers, & Journeyplatypi.” JOFcon has donated two memberships to Con or Bust.

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