France

From Fancyclopedia 3
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Hosts Les Utopiales in Nantes, home of Jules Verne. It awards the Prix Utopiales; the Grand Prix de l'Imaginaire also comes out of France.

It hosted Eurocon 2, Eurocon 1987, Eurocon 1990, and Nemo 2018. The Convention Nationale Fran├žais de Science-Fiction has been held since 1974.

There was a Nice in 2023 Worldcon bid, which became Nice in 2026.

Before World War II, Georges Gallet was the only French stefnist known to Angloparlantian fandom. SF Club de Paris was part of the International SF Society in the late 1950s.

See also: Fans Outside Angloparlantia.


Locale Reasonator
This is a locale page. Please extend it by adding information about the city, state, or country, the history of fandom in this locale, major fans, clubs, conventions, good stories, etc. See Standards for Locales.