Leigh Edmonds

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(1948 --)

Australian fan. Founder of ANZAPA. He found fandom in 1966 and in 1969 was recipient of the Melbourne Science Fiction Club Achievement Award. One of the organizers of the Tenth Australian Science Fiction Convention (Australia's tenth natcon), held in 1971. First winner of DUFF in 1974 and Australian administrator for GUFF in its first year, 1979. He has won four Ditmar Awards for fanzines and fan writing. He has been a member of APA 45, SAPS, ANZAPA, FAPA and Minneapa.

Fanzines and Apazines:

For some more information see article on Leigh Edmonds from Waycon '79 program book, as transcribed by Elaine Walker at history.sf.org.au.

A few photos can be found in issue 3 of iOTA.

Awards, Honors and GoHships:

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