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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[...]

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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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Shopping in Orlando

(Not a Definitive Guide, Being the Limited Experiences of one Chrissie Mains, Cosmetics Junkie) Just in case anyone else is interested in doing some shopping during the conference and is wondering how to get around Orlando without a car, I[...]

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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[...]

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Call for Volunteer: FM Division Head

After five years of much-appreciated service as FM Division Head, Susan George is stepping aside to allow someone else the opportunity. The IAFA board, on behalf of the entire IAFA community, thanks Susan for the hard work that she has[...]

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IAFA Graduate Student Award

Information on the IAFA Graduate Student Award has now been posted at www.iafa.org. Click on “Awards” on the banner, then the link “More Information About the Graduate Student Award,” and finally a Rich Text Format version of the criteria (see[...]

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2009 Crawford Award Winner

Daryl Gregory Wins Crawford The winner of the 2009 Crawford Award, for an outstanding new fantasy writer whose first book was published in 2008, is Daryl Gregory, for Pandemonium (Del Rey). The other authors on this year’s shortlist were Doug[...]

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ICFA: Bookroom Needs Your Help

An Appeal for Help The ICFA bookroom needs help in setting up, maintaining and tearing down the bookroom. Here is the work schedule: 1. Sunday, March 15 – Moving the books from the storage facility to the hotel and arranging[...]

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IAFA Elections

The ballot is now available for the upcoming IAFA election (Second Vice President, Treasurer). It is available from our IAFA website at www.iafa.org.[...]

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Guy Gavriel Kay Interview

Guy Gavriel Kay is a Guest of Honor at our upcoming ICFA-30; so, it is fortunate timing that Alaya Dawn Johnson has conducted a recent interview. The link is here.[...]

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