Author and fan Anne Braude died on August 25. Braude was the co-editor with Ed Meskys of Niekas and was also an early member of SCA. Braude’s fiction appeared in Catfanastic IV and Olympus.
Fan Anne Braude, who wrote for the fanzine Yandro in the 1960s, underwent emergency abdominal surgery on June 10. Following the surgery, during which a complete colectomy was performed, Braude was moved to the ICU, where she was listed in very critical condition.