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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[...]

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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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A Loss to the Association

On Saturday, June 27, ICFA founder, Bob Collins, passed away in his home at age 80 after an incredibly swift-moving battle with cancer. Thirty years ago, Bob, a professor at Florida Atlantic University, gambled that a mass mailing to university[...]

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New Division Head

On behalf of the Executive Board of IAFA, I would like to announce that we have decided upon a replacement for Susan George, who recently stepped down as Film and Television Division Head at the end of her term. The[...]

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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[...]

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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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