Fantasycon 2011 will be held over the weekend of 30 September–2 October, 2011 at the Royal Albion Hotel, Brighton; venue for the highly successful 2010 World Horror Convention.
The first two Guests of honour have been announced: World Fantasy Award-winning author and critic Gwyneth Jones, also known as Ann Halam, and Swedish horror writer John Ajvide Lindqvist, author of the best-selling Let the Right One In, which was adapted into a movie first in his native Sweden and more recently remade in the US as Let Me In.
The Mistress of Ceremonies is Sarah Pinborough, British Fantasy Award-winning Author of The Language of Dying and A Matter of Blood.
Other writers, artists, editors and publishers already registered as attending FantasyCon 2011 include: Guy Adams, Ramsey Campbell, Vincent Chong, Peter Crowther, Les Edwards, David J. Howe, Gwyneth Jones, Stephen Jones, Paul Kane, John Ajvide Lindqvist, Gary McMahon, Adam LG Nevill, Sarah Pinborough, PS PUBLISHING, Nicholas Royle, and many more.
Visit the FC2011 website for more information.