Worldcon 76

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The 2018 Worldcon (officially named "Worldcon 76 in San Jose) was held August 16-20 2018 at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. Guests of Honor were Spider Robinson and Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, Fan Guests of Honor were Pierre and Sandy Pettinger, and Ghosts of Honour were Edgar Pangborn and Bob Wilkins. Chair was Kevin Roche.

The con was selected at MidAmeriCon II in a race between New Orleans in 2018 and San Jose in 2018.

See 2018 Hugos, 1943 Retro Hugos, 2020 Worldcon Site Selection, 2019 NASFiC Site Selection.

The Mexicanx Initiative was a campaign led by SFF artist John Picacio to sponsor attending memberships to Worldcon 76 in San Jose and award them to fifty Mexicanx artists, writers, filmmakers, culture shapers, and fans, in order to increase Mexicanx representation in science fiction and fantasy. The project was a finalist for the 2019 Hugo Award for Best Related Work.

Worldcon 76 YouTube Channel (IA)

Worldcon 76 Photo Gallery (IA)

File 770's Worldcon 76 Roundup (IA)

GoH Spider Robinson's Worldcon 76 Travel Journal (IA) - Part 2 (IA) - Part 3 (IA) - Part 4 (IA) - Part 5 (IA) - Part 6 (IA) - Part 7 (IA)

Kevin Standlee's con report (IA) - Part 2 (IA) - Part 3 (IA) - Part 4 (IA) - Part 5 (IA) - Part 6 (IA) - Part 7 (IA) - Part 8 (IA) - Part 9 (IA) - Part 10 (IA) - Part 11 (IA) - Part 12 (IA)

Brenda Clough's con report (IA)

Locus Online con report (IA)

Worldcon 76 Recap Video by Adria Gonzales (IA)


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Files Website(IA) Search: Fanac, Fan, Pro, SFE, Wikipedia, Reasonator 2018

Also involved: - 2018 DUFF Race - 2018 Lodestar Award - 2018 TAFF Race - 2018 Worldcon - 2018-worldcon - Bay Area - Bay Area Worldcons - Bogi Takács - CoNZealand - New Zealand in 2020 - Retro Hugos - Traincon - Traincon 4 - Worldcon 76 in San Jose - Worldcon Bid - Worldcon-76 - Worldcon-76-in-san-jose

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