Thursday, August 22, 2013

QotD: "The Old Ones were, the Old Ones are, and the Old Ones shall be" / NecronomiCon Providence getting underway today!

H.P. Lovecraft house, Providence, RI
Hey all you H.P. Lovecraft fans (yes, we know you're out there!). Just wanted to remind you that the NecronomiCon Providence is starting today (August 22, 2013). And today's quote is from The Dunwich Horror and Others by H.P. Lovecraft himself.
“The Old Ones were, the Old Ones are, and the Old Ones shall be. Not in the spaces we know, but between them. They walk serene and primal, undimensioned and to us unseen.”
― H.P. Lovecraft, The Dunwich Horror and Others
More about the NeocroniCon Providence below (and the link above):
The Lovecraft Arts and Sciences Council, Inc. is a non-profit organization based in Providence, Rhode Island. We are a networking center for scholars, authors, and fans exploring the literary world of H.P. Lovecraft and associated authors. We seek to examine the intersection of science and art that lies at the foundation of the H.P. Lovecraft literary genre. We work closely with experts and enthusiasts around the world to foster a critical review of related research, literature, art, and the cultural impact of Lovecraft’s writings on the modern world.
We strive to organize public educational events including NecronomiCon Providence – a biennial convention that explores the work of H.P. Lovecraft and that of his myriad literary and artistic offspring, via speakers, panel discussions, book readings, and workshops. We also organize historic tours, art exhibits, film screenings, plays, and concerts to highlight the world of Lovecraft with a particular emphasis on his home city of Providence – a city that Lovecraft honored and immortalized in the minds of countless individuals around the world.

Sorry I won't be there.

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