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 August 2015
Summer Social
The Bull

Our regular social event - a meal in a small old traditional pub with a separate dining area, good beer and good food. There is no price of admission but there is a £5 deposit to be taken against the price of your meal on the night. Email bhamsfgroup@yahoo.co.uk for details or to reserve places.

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PLACE: The Bull, Price St.

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


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Next Meeting
11th September 2015
Professor Edward James
SF & Fantasy Writers in WW1

Edward James was a senior lecturer in mediaeval history at various universities including Rutgers, Dublin and York for 40 years but since he retired he has written and given talks on subjects including Lois M Bujold, SF and Fantasy set in London. This time he will be talking about SF & Fantasy writers in the Great War. His website on the subject has been given an award by the BSFA and was the subject of a display at last years Worldcon in London. He has stories of the likes of Algernon Blackwood, Lord Dunsany, Dennis Wheatley and H G Wells and how the war affected them and their writing.

PLACE: Briar Rose Hotel, Bennett's Hill

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

Admission : £4 non-members, £3 members


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

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