Steampunk or science fiction: does age matter?

Steampunk continues to, er, steam along with the World Fantasy Convention coming up soon in England. W.K. Jeter, steampunk author, comments on the greying of the science fiction crowd found at WorldCon in San Diego and some of the friction between them and the newer, younger steampunk crowd. Hey, people, there's enough friction and arguing in Washington, let's keep it friendly out here in book country. There's plenty of room for all of us regardless of genre preference or age! 


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