Our annual Sci-Fi and Fantasy convention will take place on February 3rd, 2018.
£5.oo (£4.00 for students)
Tickets will be available on the door.
Doors open at 11:00am on the February 3rd, 2018.
DSU building (Dunelm House, New Elvet, Durham DH1 3AN), in the Kingsgate Bar (Just past the reception on the left).
How do I get there?
We are only a few minutes walk from market square in town and very easy to find. You can also reach Dunelm House by several bus routes (including the X12 which is free for a student with a campus card). Many parking options are available around Durham as well, never more than a few minutes walk away.
The timetable for the event will be:
|11:30-12:30||Sarah Lohmann Talk|
|12:30-13:30||Justina Robson Talk|
|13:30-15:00||Break for lunch|
|15:00-16:00||Guest of Honour Panel and Q&A|
|16:00-16:45||Silly Panel Games|
About the Guests:
Sarah Lohmann is a Durham University English PhD student working on feminist utopias. Her research looks at works such as Marge Piercy’s Woman on the Edge of Time, Joanna Russ’s The Female Man and Naomi Mitchison’s Memoirs of a Spacewoman.
Justina Robson is an acclaimed writer of SF and Fantasy. She is best known for her Natural History and Quantum Gravity series while her standalone novel Silver Screen was nominated for the BSFA, Arthur C. Clarke, and Philip K. Dick awards.
We are thrilled to have both of our speakers come along to headline what is looking like a very successful DurhamCon!
Stay tuned for more details. To find out about previous years’ conventions, see here.