Birmingham Science Fiction Group
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Founded in 1971, meeting monthly and still going strong, the B.S.F.G. is a non-profit-making organisation that provides an informal atmosphere in which SF fans can meet one another and professionals in the field. You can find out more about us elsewhere on this website, meanwhile here are some details of our next two meetings.

14th July 2017
John Jarrold

John Jarrold
John Jarrold has worked in the publishing industry since 1988 as an editor, publishing director, and script doctor, working both in-house and as a freelancer. He has also been a radio commentator on publishing, featured on the BBC.
Throughout the course of his career, John has followed his passion for science fiction, fantasy, and horror genres by working with some of the biggest names in SFF publishing and authors, from the director of Orbit to setting up Simon & Schuster UK's science fiction and fantasy imprint, Earthlight. Over the years, he has worked with some of the SFF greats such as Tad Williams, Iain Banks, Lois McMaster Bujold, Michael Moorcock, Orson Scott Card, Joan D. Vinge, Anne McCaffrey, and Robert Jordan, to name a few!


PLACE: Briar Rose Hotel, Bennett's Hill

TIME: Doors open at 7.30 pm for an 8pm start.

Admission : £4 (£3 for Members)



Next Meeting
11th August 2017

Summer Social
Black Eagle
Once again, people are thinking of long summer holidays and the group meeting is a meal in a pub between some of the few that are left behind. You will need to book a place in advance either at the desk at a meeting or by email to our usual address.

PLACE: Black Eagle Pub, Hockley

TIME: 7:30pm

A deposit is required


The Iain Banks Novacon special is available, please see the NOVACON page for more details

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