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July 24, 2022

Announcing Boskone 60 Guest of Honor: Nalo Hopkinson

Nalo HopkinsonWe are proud to announce the Guest of Honor for Boskone 60 will be Nalo Hopkinson and we look forward to welcoming her to Boskone, February 17-19, 2023.

Ms. Hopkinson is a multi-award-winning speculative fiction author and editor. Her awards include the Andre Norton Award, Astounding Award for Best New Writer, World Fantasy Award, Sunburst Award for Canadian Literature of the Fantastic, the SFWA 37th Damon Knight Grand Master, and many more. Her novels and short fiction draw on themes that highlight Afro-Caribbean history, traditions, and folklore. In addition to her novels and short story collections, she has also edited two science fiction anthologies. She has been a writer in residence at Clarion East, West, and South. She is a Professor of Creative Writing at the University of California, Riverside. Visit Nalo Hopkinson’s website.

Brought to you by the New England Science Fiction Association (NESFA®), Boskone is an annual science fiction convention, the longest-running in New England. NESFA is a non-profit 501(c)3 corporation and both NESFA and Boskone are run and put on entirely by fan volunteers.

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Boskone 60 Pre-Registration Rates

Convention rates are good through September 6, 2022.

Membership Category Full Convention
Adult $60.00
Young Adult (ages 18-25)* $35.00
Child (ages 5-17)* $25.00
(See Below for more information)
Active Military* $50.00

*(ID may be required)