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39th World Science Fiction Convention

The 39th World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon), also known as Denvention II, was held September 3–7, 1981, at the Denver Hilton Hotel in Denver, Colorado, United States.

Denvention II, the 39th World Science Fiction Convention
GenreScience fiction
VenueDenver Hilton Hotel
Location(s)Denver, Colorado
CountryUnited States
InauguratedSeptember 3–7, 1981
Attendance3,792
Filing statusnon-profit

The chairmen were Suzanne Carnival and Don C. Thompson. The guests of honor were Clifford D. Simak (pro), C. L. Moore (pro), and Rusty Hevelin (fan). Extra special guest was Robert Heinlein who had been the guest of honor at the 1941 Worldcon, the first to be held in Denver. The toastmaster was Ed Bryant. Total attendance was 3,792.

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  1. ^ "Hugo Award FAQ". The Hugo Awards. World Science Fiction Society. Retrieved 2018-11-11.

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Preceded by
38th World Science Fiction Convention
Noreascon Two in Boston, United States (1980)
List of Worldcons
39th World Science Fiction Convention
Denvention II in Denver, United States (1981)
Succeeded by
40th World Science Fiction Convention
Chicon IV in Chicago, United States (1982)