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PulpFest 2017 reports

Posted by at 9:50 am Friday, September 8, 2017 in Events, PulpFest, Pulps
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PulpFest 2017 reports

PulpFest 2017Updated: Sept. 8, 2017.

It’s time once again for a roundup of PulpFest 2017 reports.

As usual, I will update the listing as I learn about additional reports appearing online. (Let me know about them in the comments below, or by emailing me.)

Airship27: PulpFest 2017
Ron Fortier looks back on PulpFest 2017, with a number of photos illustrating his post.

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A PulpFest 2017 wrap-up

Posted by at 10:00 am Thursday, September 7, 2017 in Events, People, PulpFest
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A PulpFest 2017 wrap-up
Chet Williamson,  left, talks with Jim Steranko.

Chet Williamson, left, talks with Jim Steranko.

Here we are over a month since PulpFest 2017, and I’m just now getting a post-convention post written and uploaded.

This isn’t going to be a true con report. Suffice it to say, it was another fun three days at PulpFest.

I overhead someone say it was more about the community than the dealers’ room, the programming, and the pulps. And that’s very true.

My want-list was extremely short this year, only a couple of particular pulps. So I spent a lot of time visiting with fellow pulp fans whom I get to see face-to-face only once a year. That’s always the highlight of the trip. Sure, the programming is terrific. And, yeah, there’s so many fantastic pulps and pulp-related items on sale. (And I say this not just because I’m on the PulpFest committee.) But it’s the community that keeps me coming back.

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PulpFest 2017: Sunday

Posted by at 10:00 am Sunday, July 30, 2017 in Events, News, PulpFest
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PulpFest 2017: Sunday

PulpFest 2017I have been posting photographs to ThePulp.Net’s Instagram feed throughout PulpFest 2017. Watch below for photographs and captions from Sunday, the last day of this year’s convention. There is no programming scheduled for today; and while the dealers’ room will be open, many dealers will be packing to leave.

The images appear shortly after they have been posted, so check back for updates throughout the day.

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PulpFest 2017: Saturday

Posted by at 10:00 am Saturday, July 29, 2017 in Events, News, PulpFest
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PulpFest 2017: Saturday

PulpFest 2017I have been posting photographs to ThePulp.Net’s Instagram feed throughout PulpFest 2017. Watch below for photographs and captions from Saturday’s events. There is a complete schedule on the PulpFest website.

The images appear shortly after they have been posted, so check back for updates throughout the day.

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PulpFest 2017: Friday

Posted by at 10:00 am Friday, July 28, 2017 in Events, News, PulpFest
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PulpFest 2017: Friday

PulpFest 2017I started posting photographs to ThePulp.Net’s Instagram feed yesterday, and will continue throughout PulpFest 2017. Watch below for photographs and captions from Friday’s events. There is a complete schedule on the PulpFest website.

The images appear shortly after they have been posted, so check back for updates throughout the day.

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PulpFest 2017: Thursday

Posted by at 10:00 am Thursday, July 27, 2017 in Events, News, PulpFest
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PulpFest 2017: Thursday

PulpFest 2017I will be posting photographs to ThePulp.Net’s Instagram feed throughout PulpFest 2017. Watch below for photographs and captions from Thursday’s events. The pulp magazine convention officially begins with early registration at 4 p.m.; the dealers’ room opens at 6 p.m.; and programming begins shortly after 9 p.m.

There is a complete schedule on the PulpFest website.

The images appear shortly after they have been posted, so check back for updates throughout the day.

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