Category Archives: Conventions

GUFF in Finland, Finnish fan in GUFF

Thanks to the amazing Ben Romoila, my GUFF trip introduced me to Finnish fandom. Now the boot is on the other foot, with Jukka Halme standing for the north-south GUFF journey. In honour of this reversal, here are select extracts … Continue reading

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Helsinki won!!!! And GUFF is still on!

Well, while I’ve been away all of my lovely essays on why and how to vote for Helsinki did not publish automatically. They are now forever condemed to the Draft folder, because Helskinki in 2017 in now Worldcon 75. Go … Continue reading

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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 – … Continue reading

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