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Ellison, Star Wars, and Me

So there I am, walking the floor of a major science-fiction convention in a New York City hotel, circa 1980. Back in the day, comic books and artwork and merchandise were always part of any con. I was the editor … Continue reading

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The Height of Power

I am a short person. Not by choice, you understand. I come from a long line of short folks on both sides of the family. When fully grown, I reached the unassuming height of five foot eight inches. But when … Continue reading

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Comic Con 2013

The New York Comic Con at the Javitz Convention Center just keeps getting bigger and bigger. The good news is that the show gets better organized each year, and though there were just as many people attending as do the … Continue reading

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NY Comic Con 2012

This year’s New York Comic convention at the Javitz Center was the biggest yet—in terms of both attendance and available floor space. Artists Alley was in a part of the center I never knew existed—the north pavilion—which turns out to … Continue reading

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