the state of being a trufan; excellence in fannish behavior
‘Oh Spirit of Fandom, tell me how I may become a True Fan and publish the Perfect Fanzine, for that is what I desire more than anything in the world.’ ‘I see I have chosen wisely,’ said the fairy approvingly, ‘but the way to your heart’s desire is long and hard. To reach it you must obtain the Enchanted Duplicator, sometimes known as the Magic Mimeograph. It lies in the very heart of Fandom, on the top of the High Tower of Trufandom, and the path to it is long and beset with many dangers.’
Trufandom was off, to an appropriately ambiguous start.
Each had a different illustrator for the story of Jophan, a modern Pilgrim, and his Journey to the land of Trufandom.
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