|From Fancyclopedia 1 ca 1944|
|The Committee for the Political Advancement of Science-Fiction, called by its enemies Communist Party's Agitators in Scienti-Fandom. It was formed in the winter after the Third Eastern Convention and was the principal active agency of Michelism. Charter members were Rubinson, Dockweiler, Cohen, and the Quadrumvirs. Nearly all were New Yorkers and orthodox Marxists; consequently the publications and activities of the CPASF had a vermilion tinge, which was imparted to the Michelism in general. The Committee was dissolved after two years of existence, early in 1940, when war had come.|
They published at least two pamphlets edited by Michael and Don Wollheim.
Also involved: - C. M. Kornbluth - Committee for the Political Advancement of Science Fiction - Committee-for-the-political-advancement-of-science-fiction - Committees - Cpasf - Dirk Wylie - Donald A. Wollheim - John B. Michel - Leslie Perri - Manifesto - Nycon 1 Reminiscence (Moskowitz) - The Committee for the Political Advancement of Science Fiction - The-committee-for-the-political-advancement-of-science-ficti - Up To Now: Later Development of Michelism - Up To Now: The Conventions - Up To Now: The FAPA Campaign - Up To Now: The First Months of 1938 - Up To Now: The Order Begins to Crumble
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