Monthly Archives: July 2012

Swancon 6 – Ephemera (Accommodation Details)

Transcribed by Doug Burbidge We have a grand total of one document in our archive from Swancon 6 – the torn off bottom half of what we assume was an A4 sheet.  And here it is (typos faithfully reproduced).      Bookings … Continue reading

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SwanCon 4 – Progress report

by Anna Hepworth There was a solitary printed progress report for SwanCon 4 – unlike such times as the late 90s*, where three (or even four!) progress reports was a common occurrence. This was printed on basic white bond paper, … Continue reading

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SwanCon 4 – Ephemera

by Anna Hepworth Unlike SwanCon 3 (for which we have only advertising flyers/posters), the teetering mound of WA Fannish history contains a veritable treasure trove* of interesting *stuff*, including the above poster, a progress report, a con report by Rob … Continue reading

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Where are they now? – George Turner Shortlist – 2000

by Elaine Walker 2000 was the final year that the George Turner appears to have been awarded. So a final look at what has happened to the nominees of this prize since then. The nominations for that year were: Spook … Continue reading

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Where are they now – George Turner Shortlist, 1999

by Doug Burbidge Continuing the theme, here’s a roundup of what the web knows about the 1999 George Turner shortlist authors. Maxine McArthur won in 1999. Her winning novel was duly published in that year; and a second and third … Continue reading

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SwanCon 3 – Ephemera

by Anna Hepworth The SwanCon history ‘box’ (which at present comprises a teetering mound of paperwork in my lounge and a stack of box files occupying a shelf or more in another room) has one tiny manila envelope of SwanCon … Continue reading

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