MEDIA RELEASE #2014-5
Sasquan, the 73rd World Science Fiction Convention
19-23 August 2015 at Spokane WA USA
“Brother Guy” Consolmagno to give Sagan speech at Sasquan
Spokane, 6 November 2014
Guy Consolmagno (“Brother Guy”), an astronomer at the Vatican Observatory, will give an acceptance speech for the Carl Sagan Medal on Thursday evening near the start of Sasquan. The award is given annually by the American Astronomical Society. Brother Guy, an active fan and a member of the MIT Science Fiction Society, will give this speech at 8 PM. Brother Guy will also be interviewing Guest of Honor Leslie Turek, also a MITSFS member, later in the convention.
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