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EightSquared is the 2013 UK National Science Fiction Convention in Bradford - 29th March to 1st April.

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Friday, March 29 • 9:00pm - 10:00pm
TAFF: Meet the Candidates

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Two fine TAFF candidates, Theresa Derwin and Jim Mowatt, are standing to go to the Texas Worldcon. John Coxon interrogates them, and you can too! Remember, vote by 19th April.


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John Coxon

University of Leicester
John Coxon is a new-ish British SF fan who got his first taste of conventions at Contemplation (the 2007 Eastercon) and hasn't looked back. He's the European administrator of the Trans-Atlantic Fan Fund and he's also known for editing Procrastinations, a fanzine which has been running since 2006. In addition to his fanac, he's a PhD student in plasma physics and has a keen interest in science communication, gaming and social media (also sometimes... Read More →
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Theresa Derwin

Publishing Director, Fringe Works Ltd
Theresa was born and bred in Birmingham and her career has been pretty varied; from Warehouse Packer, then bar work, to being a crap waitress then swiftly into retail, Admin, Professional Student and dosser until finally entering the Civil Service in 1999. She left the Service in 2012 to pursue a career as a writer. | | Theresa writes humorous fiction including SF, Urban Fantasy & Horror. She has thirteen anthology acceptances behind her... Read More →
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Jim Mowatt

Jim Mowatt: | “Jim Mowatt came of age in the fiery fannishness of Leeds and burst upon the scene as Jim Trash at the Sou’wester Eastercon in 1994. Few noticed. He retreated into the shadows like a bewildered ninja. Since then he has made a number of friends, produced fanzines (e.g. Pips and Beam) and decided that fandom is a wonderful place to be(eblebear). He has produced a prodigious number of podcasts, and has a great face for radio. Jim... Read More →


Friday March 29, 2013 9:00pm - 10:00pm
4 - Hawthorn Cedar Court