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Bruce Gillespie: Secret Master, Institution and Fine Fellow – Part 2

The thrilling conclusion. Transcribed by Doug Burbidge. Another sign of Bruce’s imperfection was his growing involvement in other aspects of science fiction fandom. The Metaphysical Review (or MetRev) grew out of his involvement in the Australia and New Zealand Amateur … Continue reading

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Bruce Gillespie Secret Master, Institution and Fine Fellow – Part 1

Transcribed by Doug Burbidge. This is from the Aussiecon Three souvenir book. It’s by Leigh Edmonds, and it starts with a sidebar telling us who Leigh Edmonds is. Leigh Edmonds Leigh is a Ballarat based historian and Ditmar winning fanzine … Continue reading

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Bruce Gillespie on Bruce Gillespie

Aussiecon 3 PR1 page 6 – selections and [paraphrases] [He was born, had parents, went to school, and bought his first copy of Australian Science Fiction Review in 1966.] Began publishing SF Commentary at the beginning of 1969. The first … Continue reading

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