Alibi V.24 No.36 • Sept 3-9, 2015 
Xeru, Shawn Maple, Absinthe

Feature

The Furries of the Day

Bubonicon as history, history as Bubonicon

Just past its 47th year of existence, Bubonicon is host to hundreds of science-fiction and fantasy fans, authors and other members of a vibrant American subculture. This same subculture has recently drawn the notice of the media and the general pubic. Among the reasons for this: women, the LGBT community and a rainbow of human ethnicities are ascendent in sci-fi/fantasy culture.