Alison Scott

(b. 1965)

Alison McDonald Scott is a UK fan active since 1983, first as a member of the Cambridge University SF Society (CUSFS)(1983-1986) and attending Seacon '84 (the 1984 Eastercon and Eurocon). She was chairbeing of CUSFS 1985-86, CADS (Chester And District Sfgroup)(1986-88ish), Warrington group (1988-1994). She was married to UK fan Mike Scott 1986-1995 and is now with UK fan Steven Cain. Member of the Plokta Cabal.

Through Plokta, she received nominations for the Best Fanzine Hugo in 1999-2008, winning the 2005 Best Fanzine Hugo and the 2006 Best Fanzine Hugo. Plokta also won the Nova Award for best fanzine in 2002.

She won the Nova Award for best fan artist in 2005, 2007, and 2008.

She was on the committee for these cons: Consept (the 1986 Unicon), Follycon (the 1988 Eastercon), Fourplay (a 1991 Filk Con), and chaired Confabulation (the 1995 Eastercon). She is a member of the League of Fan Funds.

Fanzines: Plokta (1996-), ed w/Steve Davies. Available online.
One-Offs: Trinketry (1996), perzine, Steelhead, Hot Ansible Action, No Moose Today, Thanks (a Sue Mason collection for TAFF.
Apazines: Member of TWP and PAPA for a while.


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