The History Of The Future Visions From The Past

This was the title of the 20th Conference of the International Association of Media and History, held at Leicester University 16-20th July 2003. As you can imagine from the title, the session had a great deal of SF-related material and was thoroughly enjoyable and informative (Trek Convention-like aspects of the conference were kept to a minimum). The conference included over 100 papers, included an appearance by Gerry Anderson, and concluded with dinner at the National Space Museum in Leicester.

Mike Froggatt went, neglected to present a paper, but did not claim any money back from tax-payers for the experience. He will therefore not stand for any kind of nonsense about wasting government money on frivolous nonsense.

Amongst many interesting SF-related things:

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