Noreascon Two

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The 1980 Worldcon, and second in Boston, Noreascon Two was held August 29 to September 1 at the Sheraton-Boston Hotel and the Hynes Civic Auditorium in Boston, MA. GoHs: Damon Knight and Kate Wilhelm, FGoH: Bruce Pelz. Robert Silverberg was Toastmaster. Chaired by Leslie Turek.

Noreascon Two was sponsored by MCFI.

Formed from the Boston in 1980 bid, it hosted the 1982 Worldcon Site Selection.

Noreascon Two sponsored the completion of FGoH Bruce Pelz's Fantasy Showcase Tarot Deck and displayed all of the art commissioned for it. It sponsored the first Fannish Inquisition.

Read Tony Lewis' Noreascon Two reminiscence


Seacon '79 Worldcon Bidding,  Hugos Denvention 2
Noreascon 1 Noreascon Noreascon 3
Reasonator Search Files 1980

Also involved: Baltimore in '80 - Boxboro Fandom Writeup - Committee on Permanent Organization and Incorporation of WSFS - Connie Bailout Committee - Constellation Bankruptcy - Dave Langford - Denvention Two - Ellen Franklin - Fan Tarot Deck - Gandalf Award - George Flynn - Hynes Convention Center - IguanaCon II - Lynne Aronson - My Life As a Faned - Tony Lewis' Noreascon 2 Reminiscence - Worldcons by Area
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