MS writes: MidSouthCon 22 and DeepSouthCon 42, both conventions of some longevity, are combining this year to be held jointly in Memphis from March 26-28, 2004. Several guests, including James Swanger, the founder of the Middle Earth Gaming Association, and Dr. Amy H. Sturgis from Belmont University (“Harry Potter is a Hobbit”), will be speaking and participating in panel discussions. For more information see the official site, which will be updated with more specific programming information soon, and is available at