MediaWest*Con 2001: A Fan Odyssey
May 25-28, 2001
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Once again, MediaWest*Con 21 was held in Lansing, Michigan on Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-28, 2001. As always, programming was determined by member input and participation.
Fandoms represented in panels at MW*C 2001 included Alien Nation, Andromeda, Angel, Babylon 5, Beauty & the Beast, Anita Blake, Bordertown, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Lois McMaster Bujolds, CSI, Charmed, Crocodile Hunter, Dark Angel, Doc Savage, Due South, ER, Earth: Final Conflict, Emergency, Farscape, Freedom, Harry Potter, Highlander, Horatio Hornblower, I Spy, Invisible Man, Iron Chef, Junkyard Wars, Kung Fu: The Legend Continues, La Femme Nikita, Law & Order, Lexx, Lone Gunmen, Lord of the Rings, Magnificent 7, Man from UNCLE, Max Headroom, Anne McCaffrey, Andre Norton, Pretender, Professionals, Quantum Leap, Queer as Folk, Rat Patrol, Real Ghostbusters, Remember WENN, Roswell, Sentinel, Seven Days, Shadowchasers, Shakespeare, Sherlock Holmes, Silk Stalkings, Sopranos, Star Trek, Star Wars, Stargate SG-1, Starman, Starsky & Hutch, Doctor Who, Total Recall 2070, Voyage of the Unicorn, West Wing, Wiseguy, Xena, X-Files, and more.
We would appreciate any photos of Masquerade winners.
Best Young Anime: Sakura Avalon -- Kelly Lowrey
Best Up & ComingYoung Wizard: Hary Potter -- Kenny Keisel
Doggin' It In The Everglades Award: Crocodile Hunter Sam, her right hand & best mate Kelly & featuring the lovely Swedish Anna Conda & the dangerous & ferocious Max the Crocodile -- Samantha Powell, Kelly Lowry, Maxwell Powell
Most Historically Accurate & Best Regimental Award: Member of the Royal Highland Regiment (approx. 1750-1770's) -- Scott Hutchinson.
Click here for info on the 2001 Fan Quality Awards.
Click here for info on the 2001 SF/Media Fan Fund
Click here for the 2001 Fannish Video Competition winners.
Science Fiction: Elemental Energy by Jesse McClain
Fantasy: The Silent Place by Heather Bruton
Detective: Partners by Jesse McClain
Secret Agent: Open Channel D by Kate Nuernberg & Sally Budd
Animation: Nudge Nudge Wink Wink by Mike Cole
Humor: A Clone Again, Naturally by Leah Rosenthal
3-D: Magic Box by Anne Fredericks
Fabric: Gargoyle by Kelly Dwyer
Western: McQueen by Lucy Seaman
Horror: William the Bloody... Awful Poet by Kate Nuernberg & Sally Budd
Portrait: Roman Spectacle by Frank V. Liltz
Critter: Crouching Tabby, Hidden Agenda by Karen River
in Show: The Silent Place by Heather
Too Cute to Live: Crouching Tabby, Hidden Agenda by Karen River
Best in Show
Memorial Day 2001 (548) Linda James
Space: The Crowded Frontier (484) Sue Glasgow, Sophia Molvey, Karen Travers, Carol Kohn
First Prize: Hogwart's Express (326) Michelle Beneditto
Second Prize: Memorial Day 2001 (548) Linda James
Third Prize: The Monolith Revealed (308) Janet Schmidt
First Prize: We Can Build It! (323) Christina Getrost
Second Prize: Standish Tavern (469) Lady Viper
Third Prize: Starsky & Hutch Game of LIfe (354) Kath Moonshine
First Prize: Crouching Tigers, Hidden Dragons (536) June Edwards
Second Prize: If I Had My Life as a Fan to Live Over (313) Cindy Hudson & Sara McDonald
Third Prize: Richard Dean Anderson Name That Show (346) Mary Wendland.
This official MediaWest*Con page was updated July 28, 2012