[Fan Gallery] Fan Gallery Contents: Joe Siclari and Edie Stern


[Joe Siclari & Edie Stern] Joe Siclari & Edie Stern [Print] [high-res photo]

New York NY

fanzine/convention/club fans; fanhistorian (Joe), filker (Edie).

FGoH (both): Minicon 31 (1996); DeepSouthCon 34/Beachcon (1996); Loscon 26, 1999.
FGoH (Joe): ASFIcon 2, 1981; OASIS 3 (Orlando, 1990); Lunacon 51 (2008).

(JS) Chair: Magicon (51st Worldcon, 1992). Founder or Co-Founder, FanHistoricon, SMOFcon, Tropicon, Travelling Fete.

Con Committees (Joe): Noreascon 4, Publications Div. Head; ConFederation and Suncon, Program Div. Head. Have worked 21 Worldcons and NASFiCs in exhibits, GoH liaison, hotel relations, operations, programming, publications, treasurey, and as auctioneer. Have worked on nearly 200 conventions including Boskones, Fanhistoricon, Galacticon, Lunacons, OASIS, Omnicons, SerCon, Swanncons, Westercon, Windycon, etc.

(Joe) Member, Flushing in '80 Bid Committee.
Con Committees (Edie): Magicon (Prog. Div.); Noreascon 4; Most of Tropicons 1-19, chair of Tropicon 7; SMOFcon 19, chair of another SMOFcon.

(Joe) Fellow of NESFA, 1997. Omnicon Gnome Award. DUFF delegate (southbound), 2005.

Clubs (Edie): FANAC, Inc. (co-founder, chairman 15 years); NESFA; Timebinders (co-founder); SFSFS (founder, chairman 5 times, board member 20 years); Coral Springs Science Fiction League, Social Drinking Society, and Travelling Fanvariety Show In Exile (founder and Sole Titular Dictator); Fanoclasts. Lifetime Honorary Member of SFSFS; Past member of: FISTFA; Lunarians; Tallahassee Mad Gang (founder); National Fantasy Fan Federation (Editor, Board Member).

Clubs/Offices (Edie): Chairman, SFSFS for several years; Literary Discussion Group, SFSFS - many years; Filk committee, SFSFS - many years.

Co-editor: SFSFS SHUTTLE, several years; SHADOW OF A FAN; Noreascon 4 Progress Reports.

Fanzines (Joe): UNTERHELIOS, FANHISTORICA, SFSFS SHUTTLE, over 100 fanzines, a filk book, many convention pubs, apazines, SMOFcon Convention Manual.
Published A WEALTH OF FABLE by Harry Warner, Jr.; THE COMPLETE QUANDRY (from Lee Hoffman's legendary fanzine); and Walt Willis's THE ENCHANTMENT.
Curator, Fan History Museum Exhibit.
FANAC Fan History Project website - http://fanac.org.

Photo by Chaz Boston Baden, Feb. 2002
Data: Aug. 2014


See also: Siclari, Joe
See also: Stern, Edie

Rev. 06-Aug-2014