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


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.