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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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Interview: Aleksandar Žiljak

Aleksandar Žiljak is the only Croatian author who has won a SFERA Award in two categories - for best story and best novel - in the same year. He is also one of the most prolific genre authors in the country. Other than being famous for his writing, Žiljak is also famous in Croatian fandom… Continue reading Interview: Aleksandar Žiljak