Gary Farber

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(November 5, 1958 ā€“ )

Gary Farber, a fan active mainly in the 1970sā€“90s, played a major role in Iguanacon II, the 1978 Worldcon,* and worked on numerous other conventions. He was a member of the Seattle in 1981, and NY in '86 Worldcon bids, and the Flushing in '80 hoax Worldcon bid. He was an agent for the Britain in '87 Worldcon bid.

He was a member of Shortfastalkinghyperfandom and Fanoclasts, and ran unsuccessfully for TAFF in the 1981 TAFF Race. He was an apahack, belonging to APA-Q and others and OE of Oasis.

In semi-gafia, he spent over a decade as a political blogger. Originally from Brooklyn, he lived in Seattle; Boulder, CO; Raleigh, NC; and the Bay Area, and is now in St. Paul, MN.

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Person 1958ā€”
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