the world of professional writing, in contrast to fan writing or activities
[< professional + -dom (in fandom)]
Fantasy-News, the oldest weekly now being published…. Four to six pages mimeographed…. News of all fandom and prodom. [All ellipses in orig.]
You won’t find a finer fanzine, nor one that will get you behind the scenes in fandom and prodom quicker.
Part of this Impression was created by my familiarity with events in prodom and fandom dating back to earliest stefnal times, a familiarity I acquired during a diligent collecting career.
But fans have always stressed the fiction aspect of science fiction, and except for a few notable exceptions, prodom has done likewise.
What are your feelings concerning the reactions of SF fan-and-prodom to Perry Rhodan?
#2 IN OUR SERIES OF FM fans who have graduated to prodom is: JAMES CUMMINS.
Most people in the little pond that is SF prodom and fandom (oh, they are different: the pros get paid and have expense accounts and much prestige) are pretty cliquey.
I actually entered prodom and fandom simultaneously.
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