[Portrait format] 07-Nov-2016


Picture of Rick Gellman photo Rick Gellman

Minneapolis MN area
Convention Fan, Club Fan.

Con Committees: Marscon 2002 (3M - Minnesota Munchie Movement), Relaxacon 2002/CONSume (de facto con chair/head cook), Diversicon (programming, site selection, hotel), Minicon (various); various cons in Buffalo NY, Richmond VA, Wichita KS; bid committee for Phoenix in '78; co-head of Art Show at first World Fantasy Convention (Providence RI, 1975); head or co-head of Art Shows at various other conventions in the 1970's; ran the hucksters' room at a few cons.

Clubs/Offices: Minnesota Science Fiction Society, Inc. (Mn-stf); Minnesota Munchie Movement (3M), Founder and Head; SF Minnesota

Fanzines: I pubbed one in the late 80's (a one shot) and contributed to RUNE and some others.

Other Fanac: Mostly cons, club stuff, helped launch a Gordy Dickson Memorial Scholarship Fund to send writers to Clarion. Helping some fans on an individual basis. Fannish interactions. Used to be a huckster and artist's agent in the 1970's - "Imagination Unlimited" (art-oriented huckster operation) and "Second Front" (used book division) with Louie Spooner.

Photo by David Dyer-Bennet, Nov. 1997
Data: Mar. 2002

Rev. 07-Nov-2016