TM Alexander

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Name: TM Alexander
Alias(es): Tam, Tami Marie, Robyn LaSalle, Stancio del Norte, N.E. Slashfan, rj burnett, N.E. Slashfan, julian, others
Type: writer, zine editor and publisher, con chair, artist, vidder
Fandoms: BBC Sherlock, Nolanverse (Batman/Joker), 21 Jump Street, Smallville, Invisible Man, Miami Vice, Sentinel, Due South, Man from U.N.C.L.E., XF, SH, Quantum Leap, Kiefer/Lou (Lost Boys, Young Guns, Renegades), others
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Other: Currently self-published under Metamorphoses Press [1]
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TM Alexander (known by many names, see sidebar) has left her mark on numerous fandoms over the past 25 years. She is an award-winning writer, artist, zine editor and publisher (The Presses, Heart of the Matter Press, Otter Limits Press, Bodacious Press), and is the creator of the bfrksex.wav. The below timeline is from her 2002 "fannish resume." She also vidded under the name of Winged Cat Productions.

Interview

Fiction

TM Alexander's first fan fiction story was written in 1981, a "sequel" to The Empire Strikes Back.

In the editorial for Tales from the Tomato, she credits "Journey's End" by Rosemary C as the story that caused her to start writing Starsky and Hutch fiction.

Art

TM Alexander's art has appeared on the covers of and in the pages of numerous zines, many of which she herself published. A sample image is below. For a complete listing of zines featuring her art, click here.

cover of SeXFiles

Vids

Stories Published By Year

(dates cited from Tam's fannish resume, which states that they are to the best of her knowledge)

1986

1987

1988

1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994

1995

1996

1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

2013

2014

Zines - Editor/Publisher:

A=Award-winners, N=Nominated

21 Jump Street:

BBC Sherlock:

Due South:

Invisible Man:

Kiefer/Lou:

Original - The GESE Universe:

Quantum Leap:

Man From UNCLE:

Miami Vice:

Mixed Media:

The Sentinel:

X-Files:

Awards Won:

Fan Quality (Fan Q): Best Zine, Best Editor, Best Novel, Best Story, Best Artist; Huggy: Best Novel, Best Story; STIFfie: Best Novel, Best Story; Waverly: Best Zine; ZebraCon Writing Contest: Zebracon 13, ZebraCon 14

CONVENTIONS

First Fan Convention: MediaWest*Con 3 (Lansing)

  • Date: Memorial Day Weekend 1983 (Tam's comment: "I'm home.")

Fan Conventions Attended (By Year)

D=Dealer, G=Gofer, S=Security, A=Art Show, H=Host

  • 1983 - MediaWest*Con 3
  • 1984 - MediaWest*Con 4 (G)
  • 1985 - MediaWest*Con 5 (G)
  • 1986 - MediaWest*Con 6, SpyCon (Chicago) (D), Windycon (Chicago) (D)
  • 1987 - OmniCon (Ft. Lauderdale) (D), MediaWest*Con 7 (D), Greenwood Con (England) (D, ScorpioCon (Chicago) (A) (D), SpyCon (D), ZebraCon 9 (D), Windycon (D), BabelCon (Grand Rapids)(D)
  • 1988 - Contraption (Detroit) (D), MediaWest*Con 8 (D), SlutCon (Boyne City) (H), ScorpioCon (D)
  • 1989 - MediaWest*Con 9 (D), SlutCon 2 (Traverse City) (H), ZebraCon 10 (D), Pretty Good Con (Lansing)(D)
  • 1990 - "A Beach to Walk On" Con (San Diego) (D), RevelCon (Houston) (D), MediaWest*Con 10 (D), Shore Leave (Baltimore) (D)
  • 1991 - RevelCon (D), MediaWest*Con 11 (D), Shore Leave (D), ZebraCon 11 (D), GrandCon (Grand Rapids)(D)
  • 1992 - MediaWest*Con 12 (D), Some Baltimore Trek Con (D)
  • 1993 - MediaWest*Con 13 (D)
  • 1994 - Confusion (Detroit) (D), MediaWest*Con 14 (D)
  • 1995 - MediaWest*Con 15 (D), ZebraCon 12 (D)
  • 1996 - MediaWest*Con 16 (D)
  • 1997 - MediaWest*Con 17 (D), ZebraCon 13 (A) (D)
  • 1998 - MediaWest*Con 18 (D)
  • 1999 - SentiCon 1 (H), MediaWest*Con 19 (D), ZebraCon 14 (D)
  • 2000 - SentiCon 2 (H), MediaWest*Con 20 (D),SergeCon (Toronto) (H)
  • 2001 - SentiCon 3 (H), MediaWest*Con 21 (D), ZebraCon 15 (D)
  • 2002 - SentiCon 4 (H), MediaWest*Con 22 (D)
  • 2003 - MediaWest*Con 23 (D)
  • 2004 - SentiCon 5 (H), MediaWest*Con 24
  • 2005 - MediaWest*Con 25
  • 2006 - SentiCon 6 (H), MediaWest*Con 26
  • 2007 - MediaWest*Con 27
  • 2008 - MediaWest*Con 28
  • 2009 - MediaWest*Con 29
  • 2010 - MediaWest*Con 30 (S)
  • 2011 - MediaWest*Con 31 (S)
  • 2012 - MediaWest*Con 32 (S)
  • 2013 - MediaWest*Con 33 (D), (S)
  • 2014 - MediaWest*Con 34 (D)
  • 2015 - MediaWest*Con 35
  • 2016 - MediaWest*Con 36