Sullivan to Corflu

The administrators for Corflu 50, Rich Coad and Rob Jackson, have announced that they have offered Geri Sullivan a free membership to next year’s convention in Newcastle, UK. In addition to the membership, Corflu 50 is trying to raise the funds to fly Sullivan over to the UK for the convention. Members and non-members are invited to donate to help cover the costs. In the US, checks can be made out to Rich Coad, at 2132 Berkeley Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95401; or PayPal to richcoad@gmail.com. In the UK, cheques can be made out to Rob Jackson, at Chinthay, Nightingale Lane, Hambrook, Chichester, West Sussex PO18 8UH, or by PayPal to jacksonshambrook@uwclub.net.

FAAN Award Winners

The FAAN Awards were presented at Corflu 31 in Richmond, VA on May 4. Tynecon 3: The Corflu, is scheduled to take place in Newcastle, UK the weekend of March 27-29, 2015.

  • Best Genzine: Banana Wings, edited by Mark Plummer & Claire Brialey
  • Best Personal Fanzine:Flag, edited by Andy Hooper
  • Best Single Issue: Trap Door #30, edited by Robert Lichtman
  • Best Web­site: efanzines.com
  • Best Fanzine Cover: Inca 9 cover by Harry Bell
    Best Fan Artist or Cartoonist: Steve Stiles

  • Best Fan Writer: Andy Hooper
  • Harry Warner Jr. Memorial Award for Best Letterhack: Robert Lichtman
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Ray Nelson
  • Corflu 31 GoH: Gregg Trend
  • Past President of fwa: John Nielsen-Hall (Unc. Johnny)

FAAN Awards Announced

The FAAN Awards were announced at Corflu XXX on May 5 in Portland, OR.

  • Best Genzine: Chunga, edited by by Andy Hooper, Randy Byers, and carl juarez
  • Best Personal Fanzine: A Meara for Observers, edited by Mike Meara
  • Best Single Issue: Trapdoor #29, edited by Robert Lichtman
  • Best Web­site: eFanzines.com
  • Best Fanzine Cover: Dan Steffan, Banana Wings #50
  • Best Fan Artist: Dan Steffan
  • Best Fan Writer: Andy Hooper
  • Harry Warner Jr. Memorial Award for Best Letterhack: Robert Lichtman

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FAAN Awards

The FAAN Awards were announced on April 22 at Corflu Glitter, held from April 20-22 in Las Vegas, NV.

  • Best Website: eFanzines.com, hosted by Bill Burns
  • Harry Warner Jr. Memorial Award Best Letterhack: Robert Lichtman
  • Best Perzine: A Meara for Observers, edited by Mike Meara
  • Best Single Issue or Anthology: Alternative Pants, edited by Randy Byers
  • Best Fan Artist: Steve Stiles
  • Best Fan Writer: Mark Plummer
  • Best Genzine or Collaboration: Banana Wings, edited by Mark Plummer and Claire Brialey
  • #1 Fan Face: Mark Plummer

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Faan Awards

The Faan Awards, given to recognize achievements in fannish publishing and voted on by fans, were presented at Corflu in San Jose this weekend.

  • Best Fanzine: Trapdoor, edited by Robert Lichtman
  • Best Fan Writer: Roy Kettle
  • Best Fan Artist: Steve Stiles
  • Best Fannish Website: Efanzines.com
  • Harry Warner Memorial Correspondent Award: Robert Lichtman

FAAN Ballots Available

Chris Garcia has announced that this year’s ballot for the FAAN Awards, to be presented at Corflu 28 is on-line. Ballots are due back to Chris by February 4. Anyone with the necessary knowledge of the people and their work is eligible. If you think you may be unknown to the Administrator, please cite a fan (include contact details, e.g. email address) who can confirm your credentials.

For more information (pdf)