March 2008 ConventionsFebruary 29th, 2008 by Gabrielle Faust received No Comments »
*Source: Locus Online
If you are looking for a few conventions to hit next month here is a list of a few:
LunaCon (March 14-16 2008) Hilton Rye Town, NY. GoHs: Jacqueline Carey, Johnna Y. Klukas, Joe D. Siclari. Website http://www.lunacon.org/.
MillenniCon (March 14-16 2008) Holiday Inn Hotel I-275, Cincinnati, OH. GoHs: Steven Barnes, Tananarive Due, Mark Kantelehner, Tom Smith. Website http://www.millennicon.org/.
OmegaCon Sheraton Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama (March 14-16 2008). Media-oriented con; literary guests include Ben Bova, David Drake, David Weber. Details: website http://portal.omegacon.us/.
Stellarcon 32/DeepSouthcon (March 14-16 2008) Radisson, High Point NC. GoHs: Toni Weisskopf, Monte Michael Moore, Steve Long, Cheralyn Lambeth. Website http://www.stellarcon.org/home.
29th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts Orlando Airport Marriott, Orlando, FL (Mar 19-23 ’08). GoHs: Vernor Vinge, Greer Ilene Gilman; Guest Scholar: Roger Luckhurst; Special Guest Emeritus: Brian Aldiss. Details: website http://www.iafa.org/.
Norwescon 31 (March 20-23 2008) Doubletree Hotel Seatac, WA. GoHs: Dan Simmons, Ciruelo, Naomi Novik. Website http://www.norwescon.org/.
Minicon 43 (March 21-23 ’08) Sheraton Bloomington Hotel, Bloomington, Minnesota. GoHs: Wayne Barlowe, Nate Bucklin, Shawna McCarthy, and Alastair Reynolds. Details: http://www.mnstf.org/minicon/
Orbital 2008 – 59th British National/Eastercon Heathrow, London, UK (Mar 21-24 ’08). GoH: Neil Gaiman, Tanith Lee, China Miéville, Charles Stross, Fan GoH – Rog Peyton. Memb: GBP 45.00 rising in April 2007. Info: Judith Proctor, Waveney, 28 Diprose Rd, Corfe Mullen, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 3QY; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: http://www.orbital2008.org
Aggiecon (March 27-30, 2008) Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas. Guests: Carl Lundgren, Steven Brust, Scott Cupp, others. Website: http://aggiecon.tamu.edu/.
World Horror Convention (March 27-30, 2008) Radisson Hotel, downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. Guests include: Dennis Etchison, John Jude Palencar, Simon R. Green, Dr. Michael R. Collings, Mort Castle and Jeff Strand. Website: whc2008.org.
MidSouthCon26 (March 28-30 2008) Holiday Inn Select, Memphis TN. GOHs: Eric Flint, Ben Bova, Bob Eggleton, Len Wein, Candace Havens, Shane Lacy, Hensley, The Fump (Rob Balter). Toastmaster: Selina Rosen. Website: www.Midsouthcon.org