1988

From Fancyclopedia 3
Jump to navigation Jump to search
January 22 Ossie Train dies
Easter Follycon
May 8 Robert A. Heinlein dies
May 16 Duggie Fisher dies
September 1-5 (Labor Day) Nolacon II (Worldcon)
Lilian Edwards & Christina Lake TAFF trip
CUFF: Taral Wayne
DUFF: Terry Dowling (North)
FFANZ: Terry Frost & Karen Vaughn (East)
First Ditto held in Toronto
The Stars Our Destination opens in Chicago.



Convention series started or ended:

Onetime conventions:

Publishers founded or closed:

Stores opened or closed:

Clubs founded or disbanded:

Miscellaneous:


Asia:

Ireland:

New Zealand:

US:

14th World Fantasy ConventionAggieCon XIXAmbulatory ConFusionAmigocon 3AngliconArcana 18Archon 12ArmadilloCon 10Atlanta Fantasy Fair 1988Balticon 22BayFilk 4Baycon '88Bermuda Triangle BidBio of an OgreBoskone 25Bram Stoker AwardBram Stoker Award for Lifetime AchievementBryce WaltonBubonicon 20Capricon 8ChambanaCon 18Chattacon XIIICincinnati in '88Clam ChowderClark Ashton SmithClifford D. SimakCoastcon XICon*Stellation VIIConChord 4ConClave XIIIConQuesT 19ConQuistadorConQuistador VConTact 6Concave 9ConfluenceConfluence 1Consensus*Context ICopperCon 8Corflu 5CorsairConCorsairCon 1Costume-Con 6CyberCozenDan AldersonDan ZissmanDarkover Grand Council 11Dave Kyle's Nolacon II ReminiscenceDeepSouthCon 26Disclave 32DittoDreamcon 3E. Hoffmann PriceEarthconEarthcon VIIIEquiconEquicon '88Fafhrd and the Gray MouserFilmconFourth Street Fantasy 1988Genericon IVHolier Than ThouHomer Eon FlintI-Con VIIICFA 9IcarusIdeaInConJunction VIIIJohn D. ClarkJohn Myers MyersKubla KhansequencesLambda Literary AwardLepreCon 14LibertyCon 2Life, the Universe, & Everything 6Lin CarterLoscon FifteenLunacon 31Marcon XXIIIMarion Zimmer Bradley's Fantasy MagazineMichael ShaaraMidSouthCon 7Midnight GraffitiMidwestcon 39MileHiCon 20Millennicon -13Minicon 23Minnesota Fantasy AwardMisCon 3Mythcon XIXNJAC 4Necon 8Necronomicon '88New Orleans in '88Nolacon IIOASISOASIS 1OKon 11OVFF 4Octocon 25Omacon 8Orma McCormickOryCon 10Ossie TrainPhoenix in '88Pierce BrownPirate JennyPortland in '88Pulpcon 17Pulphouse MagazineRay FisherReadercon 2Rivercon XIIIRobert A. HeinleinRoc*Kon 13Ross RocklynneRustycon 5Sad 3 PartyScience Fiction Chronicle Reader AwardScience Fiction and Fantasy Book Review AnnualSercon 2Smofcon 5Sol CohenSoonerCon 4St. Louis in '88StellarCon XIIIStratus SF SIG NewsThe Dark EidolonThe New York Review of Science FictionThe Stars Our DestinationThe Travelling FeteTropicon VIITulsa in '88TusCon 15Unicon 12UpperSouthClave 18Valleycon 13Vernon HarryVicto NgaiVida JamesonVikingcon 9Westercon 41Windycon XVWisCon 12Xanadu VXenofilkia

Rest of the World:

1987 | 1988 | 1989