Press Release #3

Press Release #3

Press Release #3, March 18th 2008 Anticipation issues Progress Report #1.


Anticipation, the 67th World Science Fiction Convention released its first Progress Report on March 18th, 2008.

Anticipation plans to produce four Progress Reports in the run-up to the Convention. Progress Report #2 is scheduled to be released in July 2008

Progress Report 1 (PR1) includes a wide range of articles including two appreciations of Taral Wayne, the Anticipation Fan Guest of Honour, and a retrospective on the 1977 Worldcon Bid, by its Chair Andrew Porter.

The cover illustration of PR1 is by Aurora Award winning artist Jean-Pierre Normand.

Paper copies of PR #1 will be mailed shortly to those members of Anticipation who have requested one. Downloadable PDFs, including a large print version, are currently available online at:

The 67th World Science Fiction Convention, known as Anticipation, will take place in Montréal, Québec, Canada from Thursday, August 6th through Monday, August 10th, 2009. More information about Anticipation, including current membership rates, is available on our web site (; you can also write to us for more information.

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Anticipation The 67th World Science Fiction Convention P.O. Box 105, Station NDG Montréal, QC H4A 3P4 email:

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What’s New

Aug 12, 2009

The convention is over; thank you for joining us!

Thank you for joining us! Please post links to your convention reports or photos to the Anticipation Livejournal, or let us know on Twitter. And we hope to see a lot of you at Aussiecon 4

Aug 9, 2009

Hugo Winners Announced

The 2009 Hugo winners have been announced.

Aug 7, 2009

Anticipation to offer “Taster” memberships

Heard about World Science Fiction Conventions (Worldcons) and think they sound cool but not sure they’re worth the money? Then Taster memberships are for you.

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