unfannish adj.

failing to be fannish; not having the attributes of a dedicated or obsessive fan

SF Fandom

  • 1958 R. M. Holland Ghu’s Lexicon 9

    Fanzine (fmz), also Fanmag, a magazine published by and for (?) fans. It is considered unfannish to cater to the whims and desires of readers.

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antedating 1958

Earliest cite

R. M. Holland 'Ghu's Lexicon'

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Fred Galvin submitted a 1958 cite from Ralph M. Holland's "Ghu's Lexicon".

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