Birmingham Science Fiction Group

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Founded in 1971, meeting monthly and still going strong, the B.S.F.G. is a non-profit-making organisation that provides an informal atmosphere in which SF fans can meet one another and professionals in the field. You can find out more about us elsewhere on this website, meanwhile here are some details of our future meetings.

Future Meeting
8th June 2018

Alastair Reynolds

Alastair ReynoldsAlastair Reynolds has been writing science fiction since he was a student in the early 1990s and several of his short stories appeared in Interzone at the time. He moved on to work as an astrophysicist for the European Space Agency, and while he was still there, started writing novels. The first of which "Revelation Space" was published in 2000. Since then he has 16 novels and several collections of short stories published. He says that he believes most of the science in his books is either possible or realistic although not all of it. He should know.
PLACE: Briar Rose Hotel, Bennett's Hill
TIME: Doors open at 7.30 pm for an 8pm start.
Admission : £3 (members) £4 others
PosterA poster for this event is available here
Future Meeting
10th August 2018

Summer Social
Black EagleOur regular pub social is to be held at the Black Eagle, Hockley. It's just a friendly meal in a pub for the members.
PLACE:Black Eagle, Hockley, B18 5JU
TIME: Table booked for 7:45 p.m.
Admission : £5 deposit to be taken against cost of meal
Future Meetings
8th June 2018 - Alastair Reynolds
13th July 2018 -
10th August 2018 - Summer Social
14th September 2018 -
12th October 2018 - David Leach
16th November 2018 - Professor Bill Chaplin
7th December 2018 - Christmas Social
11th January 2019 - Annual General Meeting and auction