Leigh Edmonds

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(1948 --)

Australian fan. Founder of ANZAPA. Recipient in 1969 of the Melbourne Science Fiction Club Achievement Award. One of the organizers of the Tenth Australian Science Fiction Convention (Australia's tenth natcon), held in 1971. First winner of DUFF in 1974. Winner in 1976 of Ditmar Award for Best Australian Fanzine. Australian administrator for GUFF in its first year, that year. Winner in 1984 of Ditmar Awards for Best Australian Fanzine and Best Australian Fanwriter. Winner in 1985 of Ditmar Award for Best Australian Fanwriter.

Fanzines and Apazines:

For some more information see article on Leigh Edmonds (IA) from Waycon '79 program book, as transcribed by Elaine Walker at history.sf.org.au.

A few photos can be found in issue 3 of iOTA.

Awards, Honors and GoHships:

Person Search: Fanac, Fan, Pro, SFE, Wikipedia, Reasonator 1948

Also involved: - 1974 DUFF Race - 1979 FAAn Awards - 1985 Best Fan Writer Hugo - 1985 Best Fanzine Hugo - A Corflu 36 Fanthology - APA-45 - ASIO - Aussiecon Memory Book - COMORG - Dipping into ANZAPA - Eighth Australian Science Fiction Convention - Emu Tracks Over America - Etherline II - FAAn Awards - FAPA - Golden Caterpillar Awards - Melbourne Science Fiction Club - Norstrilian News - Notional - Ozcon - Valma Brown

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Also- 1979 FAAn Awards - 1985 Best Fan Writer Hugo - 1985 Best Fanzine Hugo Also- FAAn Awards - Golden Caterpillar Awards