Paragon was a genre zine edited and published by C.C. Clingan from Oroville, California, U.S.A.
Paragon lasted only one issue, dated May 1980.
Fiction writers included William Scott Home and Franklin Searight. Articles were by Dirk Mosig (on H.P. Lovecraft), Charles Saunders (on Robert E. Howard), and Robert Weinberg (on Clark Ashton Smith). Also included was an interview with John Varley conducted by Darrell Schweitzer, and columns by C.C. Clingan, Chet Hendrix, Don Herron, and Ken Huff. Cover art was by Craig Anderson. Interior illustrations came from Paul Chadwick, John Deaton III, Allen Koszowski, Dave Vosburg, and Joseph A. West.
Clingan also published the zine The Diversifier.