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Andrea Hairston Joins Sheree Renée Thomas in Hosting the Hugo Awards Ceremony

Andrea Hairston will be joining Sheree Renée Thomas in hosting the Hugo Awards Ceremony 2021 during DisCon III, the World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon), to be held in Washington, DC., December 15-19, 2021. Malka Older, one of the Special Guests at the convention, had originally been scheduled to co-host, but because her children are too… Continue reading Andrea Hairston Joins Sheree Renée Thomas in Hosting the Hugo Awards Ceremony

Nommo Awards to Be Presented at DisCon III; Sheree Reneé Thomas to Host Ceremony

The Nommo Awards are Africa’s leading science fiction and fantasy awards. For the first time in their five-year history, the Nommos ceremony will be held at the World Science Fiction Convention, one of the international science fiction community’s most important events. This year’s Worldcon is DisCon III, being held in December in Washington DC. December 15 to 19, 2021 The… Continue reading Nommo Awards to Be Presented at DisCon III; Sheree Reneé Thomas to Host Ceremony

Hugo Voting and WSFS Business Meeting Deadlines Rapidly Approaching

(Washington, DC)  The deadline for voting for the Hugo Awards is November 19, 2021 and submitting new business items for the meeting of the World Science Fiction Society is November 16, 2021. All eligible members (attending, virtual, or supporting,) please keep the deadline in mind. The Award Ceremony and Business Meeting will be held during DisCon… Continue reading Hugo Voting and WSFS Business Meeting Deadlines Rapidly Approaching

Writers from Battlestar Galactica, Leverage, Warehouse 13, Outlander Created the Scripts for DisCon III’s Opening/Closing and Hugo Awards Ceremonies

(Washington, DC) A talented and imaginative team of writers have created the script for the Opening/Closing and Hugo Awards Ceremonies at DisCon III, the World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon) in Washington, DC., December 15-19, 2021. The writers’ room is led by head writer Marque Franklin-Williams and joined by Jason Marcus, Holly Moyer, Danielle Nicki, Ian Maddox, and… Continue reading Writers from Battlestar Galactica, Leverage, Warehouse 13, Outlander Created the Scripts for DisCon III’s Opening/Closing and Hugo Awards Ceremonies

John Harris Artwork to be Exhibited at DisCon III

(Washington, DC) John Harris, DisCon III’s Artist Guest of Honor’s artwork, will be on display at DisCon III, the World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon) in Washington, DC., December 15-19, 2021. Unfortunately, due to the convention’s new date, Harris will be unable to attend in person. Alison Eldred, Artists’ Agent for Harris, shared the following statement.… Continue reading John Harris Artwork to be Exhibited at DisCon III

Covid Policy

Worldcon is more than just a convention: it is a community. As such, we all have a duty to protect each other and to protect our friends, families, and peers.This has been true from the very first Worldcon in 1939, and it remains true today. At DisCon III, we aim to continue this tradition of… Continue reading Covid Policy

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