Monthly Archives: January 2014

Helpful Tips for Boskone Moderators

Conventions like Boskone are events with many moving parts. One of those parts, perhaps the most visible part, is the Program. In order to pull off Boskone, a dedicated team of volunteers comes together every year to organize hundreds of … Continue reading

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Need a bite to eat?

Updates to the Restaurant Guide have been posted. For your convenience there is also Google map to help make finding directions a snap. During the con, hard copies of the restaurant guide, as well as sample take-out menus, can be … Continue reading

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One week left to pre-register

If you’re coming to Boskone 51, save yourself some cash and pre-register by Jan. 22 and take advantage of the following membership rates: Adult full convention: $50 College student full convention: $35 (school ID required) K-12 full convention: $25 (school … Continue reading

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Enter Boskone’s Flash Fiction Slam!

Join Boskone’s first Flash Fiction Slam! Eleven (11) writers compete for the title of The Flash, reading their own original fiction that must tell a complete tale within a 3-minute period. RULES: Readings are scored on a scale of 1 … Continue reading

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Over 100 Program Participants

Each year, the Boskone schedule is chock full of¬†¬†panels, talks, discussions, demos, and workshops on many aspects of the science fiction and fantasy field. Click here to view last year’s schedule Yes, we have panels, but our guests and program … Continue reading

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Update: Need a room? Hotel block closes 1/24

Don’t be left out in the cold! Seriously it gets chilly in Boston in the winter. The beautiful Westin Boston Waterfront is the official hotel of the con. Complete with an indoor pool and Starbucks! Don’t wait to book, the … Continue reading

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The Boskone Book Club is Back!

We’re bringing back book discussion this year. The purpose of the Boskone Book Club is to bring people together to discuss a specific book. The volume under discussion will be Parasite by Mira Grant (the horror nom de plume used … Continue reading

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