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FantaSTikon 2015: The first SF con in Split

You may think Croatia has enough conventions with some six or seven annual ones running steadily for years but Croatian fandom disagrees! The southern part of the country has been quiet for some time and now we know why - they have just launched a con of their own! FantaSTikon 2015 will be held in… Continue reading FantaSTikon 2015: The first SF con in Split

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Interview: Aleksadar Žiljak, the GoH

Aleksandar Žiljak may be the most known name of Croatian SF literature outside of Croatia. He is certainly the most translated Croatian genre author and I have already talked to him as have other people, Charles Tan at SF Signal for instance. But 2015 seems to be his year: three Guest of Honour spots -… Continue reading Interview: Aleksadar Žiljak, the GoH

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How the Colonial Universe Came To Be

Or how it went down when I published my first novel Prolaz za divljac (The Wildlife Crossing). In the time that preceded publishing my first novel, my dear editor Mihaela played a game with me. It was a game called "let's see what you can write and just how fast you can deliver a finished… Continue reading How the Colonial Universe Came To Be