Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention

A three-day convention held in Chicago focusing on the pulps: magazines, paperbacks, original art, movie memorabilia, old time radio, science fiction, and popular culture. It is not limited to SF, but SF does seems to play a leading role. It is organized by Doug Ellis and Deb Fulton. It is basically a very large huckster room, an art exhibit (which is often extraordinary), a series of very large auctions, some movies, and a very small program. It does not normally have a GoH, but it is themed each year.

Convention Dates Theme
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 1 2001
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 2 2002
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 3 2003
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 4 2004
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 5 2005
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 6 2006
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 7 2007
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 8 2008
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 9 2009
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 10 2010
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 11 2011
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 12 April 27-29, 2012 Edgar Rice Burroughs and the 100th Anniversary of Tarzan of the Apes & John Carter of Mars
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 13 2013
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 14 April 25-27, 2014 The Western Pulps, The Maltese Falcon, Black Mask, Virgil Finlay, Hannes Bok
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 15 April 17-19, 2015 125th Birthday of H. P. Lovecraft
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 16 April 22-24, 2016 98th Anniversary of Amazing Stories and the Science Fiction Pulps
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 17 April 21-23, 2017
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 18 April 6-8, 2018 90th Anniversary of Wings & the Air Pulps and the 125th Birthday of Harold Hersey
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 19 April 12-14, 2019 80th Anniversary of Planet Stories and the Chicago Pulps
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