27-th of July 1997
CONCATENATION is a publication of
the "Phoenicians", first edited in 1987. The two numbers published after
the Eurocon from Timisoara (1994) were the result of the collaboration
between the British Fandom and the Romanian one. These two numbers were
printed in the United Kingdom in both languages.
A big support was offered
by the Italian Fandom
with the Web Page
located for " Concatenation".
"Concatenation" contains scientific
works, SF-literature and critical works, as it comes from the title:
"THE SCIENCE-FACT& FICTION" By this issue, the cultural and scientific
exchanges between the British and Romanian Fandom bring their contribution
to build bridges between the Romanian and British culture.
The issues printed in both
languages represent the joining of works of the British biologist: Jonathan
of the Romanian teacher:
||In the first day on Atlantykron,
a first foreign encounter: our special guest Alain Le Bussy, a science-fiction
writer from Belgium.
He told us about his personal view
on SF into the lecture:"Why do I like SF?".
Alain Le Bussy is a well known writer
in the Romanian Fandom In 1993 he received the Rosny-Aine price for the
novel "Deltas" and in 1995, at the Eurocon , he was recognized as the "Best
Despite the terrible rain,
a feeble sunbeam triggered a spontaneous and unique moment of joy and life.
The Music created, as always, the mood necessary for a strong bond between
The last event of the first Atlantykron
night was a large meeting of the fans in order to analyze the activity
of the Romanian fandom and to answer the questions:
"Is there a crisis in
the Romanian Science Fiction?
The literary circles
and the SF-clubs are efficient patterns to organize the SF activity?
Do we need them any more?"
The chairmen of this meeting
were the writers: Aurel Carasel & Lucian Merisca.