January 15th, 2015

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Request assistance to attend SFF cons from Feb. 15-25

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

Reminder: Con or Bust will be accepting requests from fans of color/non-white fans to attend upcoming SFF cons from February 15 through 25. Here’s how to request assistance; here’s the list of upcoming cons for which specific assistance is available.

Make your plans accordingly, and please spread the word!

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Free Memberships to Westercon 69 to be available

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

From February 15-25, 2016 fans of color/non-white fans who are planning well ahead may request free memberships to Westercon 69, July 1-4, 2016 (note: not 2015), Portland, OR, USA. Westercon is an annual West Coast convention. Its 2016 Guests of Honor and Special Guests are: Writer Guest of Honor: John Scalzi; Special Guest: Charles Stross; Fan Guest of Honor: David D. Levine; Artist Guest of Honor: Theresa Mather. Westercon 69 has donated 10 attending memberships to Con or Bust.

The full list of other cons that have donated assistance may be found at the upcoming cons page; and here’s how to request assistance.