Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention

A three-day convention held in Chicago focusing on the pulps: magazines, paperbacks, original art, movie memorabilia, old time radio, science fiction, and popular culture. It is not limited to SF, but SF does seems to play a leading role. It is organized by Doug Ellis and Deb Fulton. It is basically a very large huckster room, an art exhibit (often extraordinary), a series of very large auctions, some movies, and a small program. It does not normally have a GoH, but it is themed each year.


Convention Dates Theme
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 12 April 27-29, 2012 Celebrating Edgar Rice Burroughs and the 100th Anniversary of Tarzan of the Apes & John Carter of Mars
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 15 April 17-19, 2015 Celebrating the 125th Birthday of H. P. Lovecraft
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 16 April 22-24, 2016 Celebrating the 98th Anniversary of Amazing Stories and the Science Fiction Pulps
Windy City Pulp & Paper Convention 17 April 21-23, 2017

This is a Stub Convention page. Please extend it by adding information about the convention, including dates of each, GoHs, convention chairman, location, sponsoring organization, external links to convention pages, awards given, the program, notable events, anecdotes, pictures, scans of publications, pictures of T-shirts, etc.