Category Archives: Fanzines

a Couple of Fazines to share!

BCSFAzine © November 2016, Volume 44, #11, Issue #522 is the monthly club newsletter published by the British Columbia Science Fiction Association, a social organization. ISSN 1490-6406.

(Felicity apologies for being behind in pubbing the BCSFZine).

This and Next Month in BCSFA……………………………………0
About BCSFA……………………………………………………………..0
Letters of Comment……………………………………………………1
Calendar…………………………………………………………………….8
News-Like Matter……………………………………………………..13
Excess Resolutions for 2016, #4.7 (Kathleen Moore)…..20
Is There a Doctor in the House? (Taral Wayne)…………..21
Art Credits………………………………………………………………..30

Askance, edited by John Purcell .

contents
bemused natterings………………………………….……….……….3
News at Eleven, by Taral Wayne……………….………………..6
Canine Mathematics, by Jason Burnett…….……………….13
Chat, the 4th Fannish Ghod, by Teddy Harvia.………..…..14
I Have no Teeth, and I Must Eat, by John Purcell.……….15
Tales From the Convention, by Lloyd Penney……………..18
Fanzine Reviews…………………………………………………………20
From the Hinterlands: letters……………………………………..23
Regional Convention Calendar…………………………………..35
What’s Next……………………………………………………………….44

 

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Two zines have arrived! Enjoy!

N’APA
The National Fantasy Fan Federation APA
Issue 229

The official collator is George Phillies phillies@4liberty.net.

In this issue:
Front Cover …. Morris Scott Dollens
The Official Organ #229
Archive Midwinter for #229 Jefferson Swycaffer – 4 pages
The Silver State Age #6 Kevin Trainor – 2 pages
The Murdered Master Mage #12 George Phillies – 9 Pages
Synergy #7 John Thiel – 6 pages
Back Cover …. Morris Scott Dollens

 

The July TNFF
Volume 76, Number 7

In this issue:

Editor’s Notes
Our Zines Tightbeam — N’APA — TNFF
Reports
Welcommittee — Directorate — Fan-Pro Coordinating Bureau
Recruiting — Member News — Round Robins
Treasury — Writers Exchange
Gourmet Bureau — Birthday Card Bureau
SerCon
What Is ‘Legitimate’ in the 21st Century Publishing Environment
F. Marion Crawford — Jack Speer
Fiction
RocketStackRank — June Novels

Zines to share!

Two more zines have arrived in a package from the N3F Editorial Cabal, George Phillies.

MT VOID 1969

Revenge of Hump Day 2017-06-28

Table of contents for MT VOID 1969

Things We Share (comments by Mark R. Leeper)
Free Libraries Shaped Like TARDISes (comments by Evelyn C. Leeper)
Science Fiction (and Other) Discussion Groups, Films, Lectures, etc. (NJ)
My Picks for Turner Classic Movies for July (comments by Mark R. Leeper)
A QUIET PASSION (film review by Mark R. Leeper)
Minions (letter of comment by Charles S. Harris)
AN ECONOMIST GETS LUNCH (letter of comment by Jim Susky)
BEFORE THE DAWN (letter of comment by Jim Susky)
This Week’s Reading (Hugo novelette and short story
finalists) (book comments by Evelyn C. Leeper)
Quote of the Week

Revenge of Hump Day 2017-06-28

No table of Contents. There are jokes, and a lot of sci & tech news.

Enjoy!

Fanzine to share!

CyberCozen, Israel’s longest running fanzine, can be downloaded by clicking here.

In this month’s issue, editor Leybl Botwinik, has reprinted Danny Sichel’s article on Municipal Fantasy. Way to go, Danny!

BTW, Leybl will be in Montreal later this month and plans to attend our BBQ in the park on the 16th. Do come by and meet WARP’s official penpal!

 

Fanzine to share!

Joe Major is one of our original trade partners.  🙂

Alex093

Table of Contents
Editorial. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
Reviewer’s Notes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
An Arachnid Encounter. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Awards. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Byzantine Notes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
The Child Buyer. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Eclipse News. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Horse News. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
The Joy of High Tech.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Reading Report.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Renaissance Poetry.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Worldcons. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Book Reviews
JTM Benford, The Berlin Project. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
JTM Conroy/Dunn, The Day After Gettysburg. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
JTM Newton, MacArthur’s Luck. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
JTM O’Rourke, How the Hell Did This Happen?.. . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
JTM Taylor, Roman Empire at War. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
SK Tucker, The Lion in the Living Room. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Con Reports
SB WisCon 41. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Random Jottings.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Letters.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Sue Burke, Cathy Garrott, Tom Feller, Bruce Gillespie, Alexis A.
Gilliland, Dave Haren, John G. Hemry, John Hertz, Robert S.
Kennedy, Timothy Lane, Grant C. McCormick, Patrick McCray,
Lloyd Penney, AL du Pisani, George W. Price, John Purcell, Joy V.
Smith, Rod E. Smith, Milt Stevens
Comments are by JTM or LTM
Trivia:.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Art:
Sheryl Birkhead. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10, 11, 17
Paul Gadzikowski. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Alexis A. Gilliland. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3, 5, 8, 9, 10, 12, 14, 15
Trinlay Khadro. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2

Fanzines to share!

Fornax #19  :   Fornax is a fanzine devoted to history, science fiction & gaming as well as other areas where the editor’s curiosity goes. It is edited/published by Charles Rector. In the grand tradition of fanzines, it is mostly written by the editor. This is issue #19 published May 2017

PurrMew59 : Purrsonal Mewsings, formerly Feline Journal and Feline Mewsings is a personal/genzine I hope to publish every six weeks by R-Laurraine Tutihasi,
Permission is granted to reprint or forward any part or all of this newsletter created by the editor provided that it carries the following statement: “Copyright 2017 by R-Laurraine Tutihasi. Originally published in Purrsonal Mewsings #59, http://www.weasner.com/laurraine/Felinemewsings/
index.html.” All other material is copyrighted by their respective creators, and they should be contacted for any reprint permission.

Editorial / Introduction—p. 2
Local Outings—p. 2
Kritter Korner—p. 2
Astronomy—p. 3
Reviews—p. 4
StippleAPA—p. 10
Letters—p. 12
Closing Remarks—p. 13

TIGHTBEAM278 TIGHTBEAM is produced on a bi-monthly basis by the N3F –The National Fantasy Fan Federation, a world-wide club for fans of science fiction/fantasy and related subjects. Copies are sent electronically direct to all current members, and copies are also posted, somewhat later, on the efanzines.com web site thru the generous courtesy of webmaster Bill Burns. This is issue #278 and is edited by Bob Jennings.

Revenge of Hump Day 2017-06-21  Obituary for Stephen Furst and Sci & Tech news

Revenge of Hump Day 2017-06-14 : Obit for Adam West, sci and tech news

MT VOID 1967Adam West, R. I. P.
The Val Lewton Story (comments by Mark R. Leeper)
When Mona Lisa Went Missing (comments by Mark R. Leeper)
AARON’S BLOOD (film review by Mark R. Leeper)
WONDER WOMAN (film review by Dale Skran)
Agatha Christie (letter of comment by Joseph T. Major)
Generation Ships, Greece, AFTERIMAGE, Matt Helm,
Geography and Martians, THE WARRIOR’S APPRENTICE,
HIDDEN FIGURES, DEADPOOL, and Hugo Finalists
(letter of comment by Taras Wolansky)
This Week’s Reading (POSTERN OF FATE) (book comments
by Evelyn C. Leeper)
Quote of the Week

MT VOID 1966  The Rise of the Hacker Century (comments by Mark R. Leeper)
BE AFRAID (film review by Mark R. Leeper)
Greece (letters of comment by Keith F. Lynch and Gregory Benford)
This Week’s Reading (LAGOON, WICKED WONDERS, and A CARIBBEAN MYSTERY) (book comments by Evelyn C. Leeper)
Quote of the Week

Trade Zines: Purrsonal Mewsings

Edited by R-Laurraine Tutihasi, Purrsonal Mewsings, formerly Feline Journal and Feline Mewsings is a personal/genzine published every 6 weeks.

In this issue, some fabulous pictures taken by Mike of various wildlife, such as a bobcat drinking from a birdbath. Also, it seems Mike is an amateur astronomer. There is a fabulous photo of the Needle Galaxy. Arizona is one of the best places to live if you’re into astronomy!

PurrMew58
Table of Contents
Editorial / Introduction—p. 2
Local Outings—p. 2
Kritter Korner—p. 2
Astronomy—p. 4
Reviews—p. 5
StippleAPA—p. 5
Letters—p. 7
Closing Remarks—p. 13