Fanzines have been the traditional means for S-F fans to communicate. "All knowledge is contained in fanzines" is a popular adage.
We will try to provide a large selection of the most popular and most important fanzines of the past. Many of the best know professionals in the field started in fanzines. People like Ray Bradbury, Harlan Ellison, Robert Silverberg and Lois McMaster Bujold started as fans.
Initially, we will put these fanzines on the web as graphic files. Eventually we hope to provide some of the material as text files which will load faster and be searchable.
All of this work is done by volunteers. This is a great place for you to help. If you would be willing to convert some of the material to text, even an article or two, it would greatly speed up the process. If you are interested, send email to me below.
-- Joe Siclari
Fan History Project Coordinator
When an item in the following table is a Fanzine, the link points to another table that details the Fanzine's history. To view the issue, please click on its title.
Entries marked with a in this table have one or more issues on-line.
Entries marked with a in this table are links to other sites.
To sort the index just click on a column header.
|Australian Science Fiction Bullsheet, The||Marc Ortlieb
|Cheap Truth||Vincent Omniaveritas
|Shelby Vick||1951-1954 2005-Present||Fanzine|
|From the Prying FFANZ into the Foyer||Rex Thompson||1992||Trip report|
|Happy Birthday, LeeH!||Edie Stern
|Aug 2002||Fan Tribute|
|Jane's Fighting Smofs||Jane & Scott Dennis||1985-1989||Fanzine|
|Mimosa||Nicki & Richard Lynch||1982-2003||Fanzine|
|Nova Express||Lawrence Person||1987-Present||Fanzine|
Dr. Plokta (Mike Scott)
|Royal Swiss Navy Gazette, The||Garth Spencer||1997-Present||Fanzine|
|Science-Fiction Five-Yearly||Lee Hoffman, et al||1951-2006||Fanzine|
|Snufkin's Bum||Maureen Kincaid Speller||1995-1997||Fanzine|
|Solstice #1||Pam Parsons||Nov 1985||Clubzine|
|Taffluvia||Patrick & Teresa Nielsen Hayden||1985-1987||Fanzine|
|Tails of Fandom||Joe Siclari
|This Here||Nic Farey||1999-Present||Fanzine|
|View From Entropy Hall||Ed Meskys||1996-1998||Fanzine|
|WeberWoman's Wrevenge||Jean Weber||Fanzine|
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