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Entries from March 2015

North by Southwest Launch @ForbiddenPlanet 28/03/15

March 21st, 2015 · Comments Off on North by Southwest Launch @ForbiddenPlanet 28/03/15

This BristolCon-sponsored anthology launches at the Bristol Megastore on Saturday 28th March from 1 – 2pm. Join the authors for an eclectic and unlikely series of journeys through landscape and story! North by Southwest brings together 15 original stories by 10 writers, all members of the North Bristol Writers group. Bristol is a vibrant, creative city and […]

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Fantasy Faction Grim Gathering – Bristol – April 10th 2015

March 11th, 2015 · Comments Off on Fantasy Faction Grim Gathering – Bristol – April 10th 2015

Fantasy Faction are bringing their semi-annual celebration of all things grim (and indeed dark. And Grimdark) in Fantasy to Waterstones in the Galleries, Bristol on April 10th 2015. Former BristolCon GOH Joe Abercrombie, along with former Fringe reader Peter Newman, Peter V Brett and Mark Lawrence will be taking part in a panel discussion followed […]

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BristolCon Fringe – March 16th 2015 – Christopher Cutting and Paul Cornell

March 10th, 2015 · Comments Off on BristolCon Fringe – March 16th 2015 – Christopher Cutting and Paul Cornell

The time for the monthly BristolCon Fringe is almost upon us once more – that crept up quickly! On March 16th we will be bringing you readings from local writer, actor and gent-about-town Christopher Cutting, and also from Doctor Who writer and author of the acclaimed Shadow Police novels Paul Cornell, (once voted “Nicest Man […]

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BFS Open Night at Central Library

March 8th, 2015 · Comments Off on BFS Open Night at Central Library

At the end of February Bristol Central Libraryy played host to an event supported by the British Fantasy Society. Our Chair, Joanne Hall, and 2012 GoH Gareth Powell read from their latest novels, Spark and Carousel  and Macaque Attack, respectively, followed by a Q&A. It was a great evening, helped along by the free wine donated by BristolCon! Andrew Cox […]

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