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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 from my GUFF report. If you want the whole thing, it’s available for a donation… Continue reading GUFF in Finland, Finnish fan in GUFF

Australia · Conventions · FanFundery · GUFF · New Zealand · SF fandom

The race is STILL on – GUFF nominations deadline extension

Due to technical issues, Gillian Polack and I are extending the deadline for the nominations for the 2016 Southbound GUFF delegates! The new deadline is Tuesday, June 9th, 2015! Want to go to Australia and meet an awesome and diverse SF fandom? Yup, it's far away and expensive. But what if I told you that… Continue reading The race is STILL on – GUFF nominations deadline extension

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SFeraKon 2015: Saturday

The hardest thing is to write up the con you help run. The SFeraKon Saturday this year was not a good day for me. I had some work I had to and I got up reasonably early to do it. I felt a small headache but paid it no mind and then suddenly, about half… Continue reading SFeraKon 2015: Saturday