Been There, Done That, 1998
This year I brought my family with me to Worldcon,
Bucconneer 1998. Here is
my convention report.
- August 7 - September 13, Wearable Art, an exhibition, Nicholas
Colasanto Center, 2704 Mt Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA, 703-838-4827.
Showcasing the work of local apparel, jewelry, and textile designers and
craftpersons. I contributed a knitted coat with a design of leaves.
- Boskone XXXV,
at the Sheraton Tara Hotel, Framingham, MA, February 13-15,
- JohnCon '98,
on the Johns Hopkins University Campas in Baltimore, Maryland,
February 20-22, (I will be there on the 21st).
at the Ingleside Inn in Staunton, Virginia, February 27, 28 and
March 1, 1998.
- I-con 17, the East Coast's Largest
Convention of Science Fiction, Fact, and Fantasy, on the campus of
the State University of New York at Stony Brook, March 27-29, 1998.
- Balticon 32, at the
Baltimore Omni Inner Harbor Hotel, Baltimore, MD, April 10-12,
- BayCon 1998, at the Doubletree
Hotel, near the San Jose International Airport, Memorial Day weekend,
May 22-25, 1998.
- ReaderCon, at
the Boston Marriott Westborough, Westborough, Massachusetts, July 10-12.
the 1998 World SF convention, in Baltimore, MD, August 5-9, 1998.
For Bucconeer I was, heaven help me, the SFWA liason. Here is
my convention report. Here is a more
by Evelyn C. Leeper.
- Confluence '98,
September 4-6, Labor Day Weekend, at the
Sheraton Inn, Mars, PA, near the intersections of Interstates 79 and 76.
- Viable Paradise II: The Convention, October 2-4, 1998, Martha's Vineyard,
- Albacon '98, October 9-11, 1998, at
the Ramada Inn,
450 Nott Street, Schenectady, NY.