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Getting Groceries by Bus or Driving

Some of you might want to pick up some groceries or other necessities close to the hotel. We’ve got three Publix stores located in shopping centres (near a WalMart, Walgreens, or liquor store) in easy driving distance from the hotel; … Continue reading

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Holiday Reminder: ICFA-31

Hello IAFA-ers, I offer this holiday reminder in the hopes of saving you some money: ICFA Registration (Registration includes one ticket* for the Friday Guest Scholar Luncheon.) Early before January 01, 2010: $ 105 Regular January 01 – February 01: … Continue reading

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IAFA Elections

Slate of Candidates for Election to IAFA Office For President: Jim Casey As AV Monkey, I reorganized ICFA’s entire AV system by standardizing procedures, updating equipment, and developing a plan for the future. If elected, I would continue the improvements … Continue reading

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Membership and Pre-Registration Form

Hello IAFA-ers, The 2010 membership and ICFA-31 pre-registration form has now been posted to our website at www.iafa.org. Click on the “Conference Info” tab and scroll down to the “To attend the International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts” … Continue reading

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Chesley Awards to be announced at Renovation!

Chesley Awards to be announced at Renovation! Renovation The 69th World Science Fiction Convention RCFI PO Box 13278 Portland, OR 97213-0278 press@renovationsf.org www.renovationsf.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunday, August 9, 2009 Reno – Renovation is pleased to announce that the 2011 … Continue reading

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Charles N. Brown, 1937-2009

A good friend to the IAFA and ICFA, Charles N. Brown has passed away. Here is the link to his obituary on Locus.

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JFA Issues Missing in Action

Brian Attebery, the Editor of Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts, and those of us who share the JFA masthead are looking to have a complete archive of the journal; however, there are some issues that have gone MIA … Continue reading

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Brian Attebery: Pilgrim Award

The IAFA is thrilled to applaud Brian Attebery for winning the SFRA’s Pilgrim Award for lifetime contributions to SF and fantasy scholarship. Brian is a highly-respected scholar in our field thanks to such books as The Fantasy Tradition in American … Continue reading

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Dell Award Winner

The IAFA is proud to announce the Dell winner for this year is Josh Eure of North Carolina State University for the story “We Were Real.” Congratulations to all the nominees and, of course, this year’s winner.

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IAFA Election Results

The IAFA Board is pleased to announce the results of our most recent elections: 2nd Vice-President: Sydney Duncan (unanimous) Treasurer: William Clemente (re-elected; unanimous) Our thanks to all those of you who participated in the election process as candidates and/or … Continue reading

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