DisCon III condemns the violent and hostile content found within Baen Books’ forums. We also cannot condone the fact such content was enabled and allowed to ferment for so long. We want to make it clear abusive behavior is not, and will not be, tolerated at DisCon III. Such behavior
Hello friends, As previously promised, this is our bi-weekly update on the continuing situation regarding our hotel facilities, convention dates, and form DisCon III will be taking. If you are unsure what we are referring to, please read our initial update here: https://discon3.org/news/update-on-convention-dates-and-hotels/. We have been informed that the bankruptcy
When we conducted our survey about when and what kind of Worldcon you wanted from us, we told you we’d release those results and our decision in January 2021. It’s the end of January. This update isn’t the one we wanted to give you, and we’d like to tell you
We apologize to the Worldcon community for the Hugo Awards policies announced yesterday. We realize we should have reached out to the wider community for your feedback before finalizing it. Many were hurt and disappointed, especially those who are members of marginalized communities, and we have listened to your feedback
The Hugo Awards are the oldest and most prestigious awards in speculative fiction, recognizing and celebrating the very best in the genre. The Awards are made each year in categories set up by the World Science Fiction Society. But in addition to those categories, each Worldcon committee may choose to
Capitalize! The DisCon III Fan Fund is now accepting applications for financial assistance to support fans from marginalized communities to attend DisCon III.