Aug 28-30, 2009
Albuquerque Grand Airport Hotel
About Bubonicon 2009
Bubonicon is a literary-oriented SF convention begun in 1969. Thus, 2009 marks the 41st convention. It is Albuquerque's only annual convention as of this date. They have 48 participants for 2009, and expect 475-525 people in total attendance. The theme for this year is "Everything's Better with Zombies," which will be celebrated on Saturday with a Zombies in Cinema talk, a Zombie panel and the screening of a classic Zombie film in the evening. Filking session, Science Talk and Charity Auction Friday evening. Art demo, mass autograph session, costume contest, Tentaclecraft concert, late-night films and such on Saturday. Guest of Honor presentation, Authors Afternoon Tea, Convention Auction and Green Slime Awards on Sunday.
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Guests of HonorGuest of Honor: Michael Cassutt
Toastmistress: Carrie Vaughn
Guest Artist: Peri Charlifu
Science Speaker: O'Dean Judd
Other Participants: Daniel Abraham, Mario Acevedo, Ben Bova, Douglas W. Clark, Yvonne Coats, Suzy M. Charnas, Diana Gabaldon, Steven Gould, Betsy James, Andy Kuhn, Jane Lindskold, Nathan Long, George RR Martin, John Jos. Miller, Victor Milan, Laura J. Mixon, Pati Nagle, Scott Phillips, John Maddox Roberts, Joan Saberhagen, Debbie Lynn Smith, Melinda Snodgrass, SM Stirling, Pari Noskin Taichert, Ian Tregillis, Robert Vardeman, Walter Jon Williams, Connie Willis and more!
- Art Show
- Dealer Room