November 17th, 2015

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free memberships to JordanCon, Geek Girl Con now available

Originally posted at Con or Bust by Kate Nepveu. All comments must be made there.

The following free SFF con memberships are now available to fans of color/non-white fans:

  • JordanCon, April 22-24, 2016, Atlanta, GA, USA. JordanCon is a fantasy literature convention founded in honor of the late author, Robert Jordan; in 2016 it will also be hosting DeepSouthCon 54, which is the Southeast’s premiere regional convention for fans of genre literature. Its Guests of Honor are Catherine Asaro and John Picacio.

    JordanCon has donated two memberships to Con or Bust, which must be claimed by March 27, 2016.

  • GeekGirlCon, October 8 & 9, 2016, Seattle, WA, USA. GeekGirlCon celebrates and honors the legacy of women contributing to science and technology; comics, arts, and literature; and game play and game design by connecting geeky women world-wide and creating community to foster continued growth of women in geek culture through events.

    GeekGirlCon has donated ten passes to Con or Bust.

See the Request Assistance page for information on how to request these memberships, or to request other assistance from Con or Bust (now through November 25!). Thanks, and please spread the word!