Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Steampunk Alice

Ryhmäteatteri will put up a steampunk Alice in Wonderland play next summer. The premiere is on June 18, and the play will stay in production until the end of August.

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Fantasy Writing Course in Espoo

The Axxell community college in Espoo will organise a three-day fantasy writers workshop for young people (ages 15–20) in June. The instructors are Maria Turtschaninoff and Åsa Stenvall-Albjerg.

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Atorox Nominees 2014

The Atorox Award longlist has been published. Congratulations to all the nominees!

Atorox is an annual award given by the Turku Science Fiction Society for the best Finnish sf short story published in the previous year, determined by a vote among the members of the Finnish fandom. If you want to participate, contact your local sf society or the organisers directly.

Friday, March 21, 2014

Finncon 2014 Online

This year’s Finncon has launched a proper website and will be updating information there regularly starting now (the English version will also launch soon). They are also on Twitter as @finncon2014, so you can follow that for updates as well.

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

ESC 10-year Anniversary

The Espoo sf club ESC celebrates their 10-year anniversary on Saturday, March 29. Everyone is invited to join the festivities, which include the movie Tarzan Triumph, steampunk costuming, and a buffet banquet. The cost is 15 € (includes the banquet); RSVP deadline is March 11. More info on the Facebook event (no FB login required).

Tähtivaeltaja Award to Lauren Beukes

The Helsinki Science Fiction Society has announced the winner of this year’s Tähtivaeltaja Award : the best science fiction book published i...