Tag Archives: Conventions

FIYAHCON Launches IgNyte AWARDS

FiyahCon, the virtual convention centering the perspectives and celebrating the contributions of BIPOC in speculative fiction, has recently announced the addition of the Ignyte Awards to their inaugural FiyahCon event. “The Awards seek to celebrate the vibrancy and diversity of the current and future landscapes of science fiction, fantasy, and horror by recognizing incredible feats in storytelling and outstanding efforts

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DisCon in DC

WorldCon is all set to return to Washington DC with the successful, unopposed bid to host WorldCon 2021. DisCon III, as it will be known, will as the name suggests be the third time that the event has been held in Washington DC, with events I and II taking place back in 1963 and 1974 respectively. DisCon III, the 79th

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Newman is the New Man at StokerCon

The team at StokerCon have recently announced that Kim Newman, author of the Anno Dracula series, is to join the convention line up as the 2020 Author Guest of Honour. His Anno Dracula series is set in an alternate (to Stoker’s reality) history where the original protagonists were not able to prevent Dracula’s conquest of Great Britain. His work encompasses

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