The Corflu website and Corflu community LiveJournal have been updated, and chair Randy Byers has issued a press release about the 2009 Corflu, to be held in Seattle, including membership rates and hotel information.
Full text of the press release appears after the jump.
Randy Byers: I’m pleased to announce that we have settled the details for Corflu Zed, the 26th Corflu, which will be held in
The convention hotel is the Hotel Deca, which is located in the University District. This is a lovely old art deco hotel that was built in 1931, around the same time that the first fanzines were being published. The consuite will be on the top floor of the building, with wonderful panoramic views of the city. The University District offers many restaurants and urban amenities within walking distance of the hotel. This is just across the freeway from where the previous two Seattle Corflus were held.
Here are the details:
a convention for fanzine fans
13-15 March 2009
$129.00 per night for a King or a Double
$159.00 per night for Junior Suites
Mention Corflu 26 to get these rates.
Attending (includes banquet): $65 US, £35
Supporting (receives special publication): $20 US, £10
US Mailing address: Corflu Zed, c/o S. Tompkins,
Checks payable to Denys Howard.
UK Mailing address: Post to Claire Brialey,
Checks payable to Claire Brialey.
We don’t have PayPal set up yet, but we will.
More information can be found at http://www.corflu.org
You can contact us via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or via snailmail at the above addresses.
We look forward to seeing you at the convention. Meanwhile, pub your ish!
Chair, Corflu Zed