In Memoriam

August 2008 to July 2009

  • Mort Abrams, producer
  • Forrest J Ackerman, fan
  • Lino Aldani, writer
  • Dave Arneson, game creator
  • J. G. Ballard, author
  • Wrai Ballard, fan
  • Gary Bateman, fan
  • Barrington J. Bayley, writer
  • Randy Bathurst, fan
  • Pauline Baynes, illustrator
  • John Books, fan
  • Charles N. Brown, publisher
  • Robert C. Broughton, special effects
  • Mark Buck, artist
  • Ken Campbell, producer/actor
  • David Carradine, actor
  • Julius J. Carry III, actor
  • Edd Cartier, artist
  • John Caspell, fan
  • Jim Cawthorn, illustrator
  • Ewan Chrystal, fan
  • Hugh Cook, writer
  • Chuck Crayne, fan
  • Michael Crichton, writer
  • Walter Cronkite, space enthusiast
  • Chester Cuthbert, fan
  • Tom Deitz, writer
  • Dom DeLuise, actor
  • David Eddings, writer
  • Bette Farmer, fan
  • Philip Jose Farmer, writer
  • Farrah Fawcett, actress
  • Nina Foch, actress
  • Leo Frankowski, writer
  • Ellie Frazetta, agent
  • Abigail Frost, fan
  • Lorena Gale, actress/playwright
  • Beverly Garland, actress
  • Irving Gertz, composer
  • Stuart Gordon, writer
  • Phyllis Gotlieb, writer
  • Andy Hallett, actor
  • G. Scott Heckenlively, artist
  • Kris Hembury, fan
  • Julie Hise, fan
  • Michael Jackson, genre videos
  • Maurice Jarre, composer
  • Alan Keeley, fan
  • John Kennedy, writer
  • James Killus, writer
  • Eartha Kitt, actress
  • Don LaFontaine, voice-over actor
  • Art Lewis, academic
  • Richard K. Lyon, writer
  • Larry Maddock, writer
  • Kim Manners, producer/director
  • John Scott Martin, actor
  • Bob May, robot driver
  • David McDonnell, fan
  • Patrick McGoohan, actor
  • Laura Molesworth, fan
  • Ricardo Montalban, actor
  • Khen Moore, fan
  • Paul Newman, actor
  • Geoffrey Perkins, producer
  • George W. Proctor, writer
  • Ken Rand, writer
  • Natasha Richardson, actress
  • John P. Roberts, Jr., fan
  • Majel Barrett Roddenberry, actress
  • A. Langley Searles, fan
  • George F. Stanley, fan
  • Jack Stocker, fan
  • Brian Thomsen, editor
  • Harry Turner, artist
  • John Updike, writer
  • Peter Vansittart, writer
  • David Foster Wallace, writer
  • Donald E. Westlake, writer
  • Elda Wheeler, fan
  • Paul O. Williams, writer
  • Joan Winston, writer

Sources: Dead People Server, LiveJournal, SFMemorialList, Ansible, SF Site

What’s New

Aug 12, 2009

The convention is over; thank you for joining us!

Thank you for joining us! Please post links to your convention reports or photos to the Anticipation Livejournal, or let us know on Twitter. And we hope to see a lot of you at Aussiecon 4.

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Aug 9, 2009

Hugo Winners Announced

The 2009 Hugo winners have been announced.

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Aug 7, 2009

Anticipation to offer “Taster” memberships

Heard about World Science Fiction Conventions (Worldcons) and think they sound cool but not sure they’re worth the money? Then Taster memberships are for you.

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