Can’t wait for CopperCon? Classic sci-fi film screenings to herald summer convention

The special events continue leading up to summer’s CopperCon Revolution. Following last month’s special screening of Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan and the original series episode “Space Seed” and fresh off recent guest announcements, the Central Arizona Speculative Fiction Society will screen two classic sci-fi films Aug. 1: 2001: A Space Odyssey and the far campier Plan […]

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Convention alert: CopperCon is this weekend

CopperCon 32, sponsored by the Central Arizona Speculative Fiction Society, will be Aug. 31 to Sept. 3 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Avondale. Advance tickets sales have ended, so memberships cost $55 at the door. Youths 7-12 get in for half price and children 6 and younger are free. The author guest of honor is novelist […]

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CopperCon discount evaporates Wednesday

CopperCon 32, sponsored by the Central Arizona Speculative Fiction Society, will be Aug. 31 to Sept. 3 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Avondale, and after this Wednesday the window to get tickets at an advance discount price will have passed. Memberships cost $40 through Aug. 15, then rise to $55 at the door. Youths […]

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CopperCon 32: Early savings and guests announced

CopperCon 32? Didn’t CopperCon 31 just happen? Yes, but next year’s Arizona celebration of science fiction and fantasy is already brewing. Convention organizers recently announced the two primary guests. Ari “Mouseferatu” Marmell (pictured) is known in RPG circles as a freelance writer of gaming books for Wizards of the Coast (Dungeons & Dragons 3.5 and […]

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