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Entries from October 2010

Programme Book Uploaded

October 26th, 2010 · Comments Off on Programme Book Uploaded

We will have printed copies of the BristolCon ’10 programme book available at the convention, but if you would like to see it now, or maybe even print your own, you can view it as a PDF here. You may find the local area map useful if you are coming from outside Bristol. Please note […]

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Paul Cornell to Write Batman

October 26th, 2010 · Comments Off on Paul Cornell to Write Batman

Paul Cornell has some exciting news on his blog today: he has been given a 3-issue stint on DC’s Batman & Robin comic. Of course Paul has lots of other comic work going on as well. He’ll have Neil Gaiman’s Death as a guest character in Action Comics next month. Also he has two new […]

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Programme Schedule Online

October 22nd, 2010 · Comments Off on Programme Schedule Online

We are delighted to announce that we now have a programme schedule available online. You can view it here. As ever with such things, it is prone to last minute changes due to circumstances beyond our control. Last year the Bristol traffic nearly caused a disaster, but we dodged that bullet. Hopefully this year all […]

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Welcome, Alex Keller

October 10th, 2010 · Comments Off on Welcome, Alex Keller

We have yet another author attending BristolCon. Alex Keller started off wanting to be an archaeologist, but he found that being stuck in a ditch in the rain all day wasn’t as glamorous as he thought. Instead, he decided to try his hand at writing for a living. His first novel, Haywired is a steampunk […]

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Welcome, Mike Shevdon

October 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off on Welcome, Mike Shevdon

Our guest list continues to expand. Mike Shevdon’s blend of real history and folklore was launched on an unsuspecting world last year with his debut novel, Sixty-One Nails, published by Angry Robot Books. It interleaves forgotten legends and faerie tales with real history and ancient rituals that are still performed at the core of the […]

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