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A weekend with Atlanta Fandom: Jordancon, Trek Trax, Atlanta Comic.

This past weekend we went to three conventions in Atlanta. Three cons in one weekend seems like a lot when you step back and look at it. I’ve always been against local fandoms competing on the same weekend (there are 51 other weekends), because surely there would be some crossover, and it has to affect […]

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Jordancon

Excited to say we will be heading to Atlanta the weekend of April 19th-22nd to cover Jordancon for our readers. It’s also this years Deepsouthcon so it should be a blast.

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JORDANCON ANNOUNCES TWO NEW GUESTS FOR 2013

Press Release: ROSWELL, GA—JordanCon, a literary fantasy convention held near Atlanta, GA is excited to announce to special two guests for 2013: award-winning author Seanan McGuire and renowned artist Michael Whelan. Seanan McGuire is the author of two on-going urban fantasies—October Daye and InCryptid, both from DAW books—as well as the series Newsflesh, from Orbit […]

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Jordancon newsletter

From the newsletter, “It’s hard to believe, but we’re only a few months away from what looks to be our biggest JordanCon yet. Those of you that have attended each JordanCon since the first one have gotten to see us grow and develop into what I truly believe is one of the best regional conventions […]

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Jordancon news

The following is an email message from Jordancon chair Jennifer Liang, ” It feels like JordanCon 3 was only yesterday, but JordanCon 4 is already on it’s way! JordanCon 2012 will be at the Doubletree Inn in Roswell, Georgia. The change of venue has allowed us to completely buy out the facility for the weekend. […]

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JordanCon gets DeepSouthCon for 2013

JordanCon, a convention founded in memory of Wheel of Time author Robert Jordan, will get to host DeepSouthCon 51 in 2013, at what will be JordanCon 5. DeepSouthCon, as the name suggests, is the South’s regional sf convention. Every year it is hosted by a different local group. Next year’s, DeepSouthCon 50, will be part […]

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Jordancon updates

From their monthly email, “Hi folks, The tentative JordanCon 2011 schedule is now online. You can view it here: https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=explorer&chrome=true&srcid=1bNoULv722N66pFONk84EQzIpXy1DzHeMAp-C2WGQU-DD25e5l4JToJMYNGt_&hl=en Also of note, Dragonmount.com has a new “Wheel of Time Video News” segment. This week’s featured topic is JordanCon. You can check it out here: http://www.dragonmount.com/index.php/News/videonews/jordancon2011 If you haven’t registered yet, pre-registration is still open […]

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Jordancon update,

With less than six weeks to go until JordanCon 2011, here are some links you may find useful. JordanCon pre-registration is open at the discounted rate of $55 until April 3rd. At the door registration is $65. Registration Hotel rooms are available until March 11th at the JordanCon rate of $107 a night. Hotel JordanCon […]

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Jordancon update.

From a Jordancon email “Hello everyone! I hope that 2011 finds all our friends healthy and happy. I’m very pleased to say that JordanCon 2011 planning is going very well. We have a great convention in store for you. A couple notes: We’ve designated Friday night as “Stormleader/ Tower Guard Night”. In addition to our […]

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Jordancon

Just passing along the below email about Jordancon, “Hi everyone! I wanted to take a moment today and do an informal update on how planning for JordanCon 2011 is progressing. There will be a formal progress report released in January, but I thought it might be an idea to remind folks this event is coming […]

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Conventions this weekend 4/23-4/25, 2010

Another great week in convention land. Anyone headed to these? April 23rd-25th, 2010 Anime Detour Bloomington, MN Conestoga Tulsa, OK Hollywood Collectors Burbank, CA Anime St. Louis St. Louis, MO Kamicon Tuscalloosca, AL Toracon Rochester, NY Jordancon Atlanta, GA Gamedays Timonium, MD Creation Twilight Arlington, VA Dicehead Siege, Chattanooga, TN Nola Comic Con Kenner, LA […]

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