Steven H Silver
After successfully running programming at WindyCon XXV, Tom Veal foolishly asked Silver to run programming for Chicon 6, and Silver more foolishly accepted. He later served as a vice-chair for Chicon 7, as well as the President of the corporate board in the years leading up to the 2012 Worldcon.
Silver serves as the trustee for the Peggy Rae Sapienza Endowment at Northern Illinois University.
- 2001-2014 -- Argentus
- 2004-2014 -- Plata (Apazine in E-APA)
- 2010 -- St. Petersburg Gazette and Dawson's Landing Herald
- 2017 & 2019 -- Journey Planet (guest editor)
- 1984 -- Glen Con 1
- 1985 -- Glen Con 2
- 2002 -- Midwest Construction 1
- 2002 -- WindyCon XXIX
- 2003 -- WindyCon XXX
- 2010 -- Nebula Award Weekend 2010 (with Peggy Rae Sapienza)
- 2015 -- Nebula Award Weekend 2015
- 2015 -- Windycon 42
- 2016 -- Nebula Award Weekend 2016
Awards, Honors and GoHships:
He was nominated for the Best Fan Writer Hugo in 2000-2003, 2005-2009, and 2011-2013. In 2000, Silver became the first Hugo-nominated fan writer who was nominated solely based on his on-line writing. His fanzine, Argentus was nominated for the Best Fanzine Hugo from 2008-2010 and in 2018, he was nominated as part of the editorial team for Journey Planet.
- 2004 -- ShowMeCon 2
- 2009 -- Chronic Rift Roundtable Award for Best Fanzine for Argentus
- 2011 -- FenCon VIII/ DeepSouthCon 49
- 2012 -- Capricon 32
Also involved: - Ditto 14 - Holiday Inn O'Hare - MFCI - Midwest Construction I - SFWA Nebula Conference 2016 - Smofcon 18 - Smofcon 21 - Some Fantastic - St Petersburg Gazette and Dawson's Landing Herald - Susanna Clarke - The Stars Our Destination - Tuesday Funk - Zenith
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