The Snake's Quill
|Title:||The Snake's Quill|
|Editor(s):||Sarelle Mather, Publications Editor|
|Date(s):||September 2006-July 2007|
|External Links:||archived website|
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The Snake's Quill is an online newsletter released in connection with the 2007 Sectus fan convention. 6 issues were published between September 2006- and July 2007, averaging approximately 8 pages each. The newsletter was made available in PDF form on the Sextus website.
The September 2006 edition contains 8 pages. This sample issue of the Snake's Quill can be viewed as a PDF here.
The November 2006 issue contains 12 pages and the following contents:
- The Tri-London Tournament, the centrepiece of the conference, and Not the Yule Ball.
- Book Aid International, our affiliated charity.
- How to order your Sectus t-shirt.
- Extending your stay in London.
- Academic programming at Sectus.
- How you can have your fanfiction acted out on a Podcast.
- The Sectus Charity Art Gallery
Christmas 2006 Edition
The Christmas 2006 edition contains 4 pages.
The January 2007 issue contains 16 pages and the following contents:
- An exclusive interview with Lexicon founder Steve Vander Ark.
- Booking info for the Medieval Banquet
- News, including the venue change and a guest speaker announcement. Colin Manlove, renowned children's literature expert
- Information about accommodation, including a new budget option.
- Part one of a series London on a Budget. In this issue, entertaining yourselves without raiding Gringotts.
- An interview with Sectus' Concept Artist, lizardspots, who talks about her involvement in fandom and her predictions for Book 7.