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Unintended consequences & literary awards

The Hugos, voting systems and supporting memberships are a hot topic in SF fandom these days. I have a lot to say about it, but running a con while working full-time hours as a freelancer will severely limit one's free time (translation: I have 3 different Hugo-related articles pending that might or might not ever… Continue reading Unintended consequences & literary awards

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Scenaristika i domaci film na SFeraKonu 2015

Filmski program na SFeraKonu svake je godine bogat i neobican, a vec i svi vrapci na grani znaju koliko smo slabi na domaca SF izdanja sedme umjetnosti. U petak cemo predstaviti novi SFerin s filmom povezani projekt - SFerin scenaristicki inkubator.  SFera je 2013. godine prijavila, a HAVC u 2014. podržao, scenaristicku radionicu koju je… Continue reading Scenaristika i domaci film na SFeraKonu 2015

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The SFERA Awards for 2014

SFERA, established in 1981, is the oldest genre award in the region and the most prestigious one in Croatia. It was founded by the Zagreb based science fiction society SFera, after which it was named. It's just spelled differently. The idea was to try and popularize science fiction as a genre and to stimulate its… Continue reading The SFERA Awards for 2014