Under The Ozone Hole

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Under The Ozone Hole
Issue 1 August 1992
Cover art by Dwight Lockhart

Under The Ozone Hole was a science fiction fanzine published by John W. Herbert and Karl Johanson.

Under The Ozone Hole was first published from 1992 till 1996 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. The title was revived in 2005 by editor John Herbert.

Contributors of writing to the 1990s issues included Chuck Bell, Adam Charlesworth (Neology), Brian D. Clarke, Alistair Craig, Roy Fisher, Philip Freeman, John Wilcox Herbert, Laura Atkins Houghton, Paula Johanson (The Central Ganglion), Stephanie Johanson, E.B. Klassen (The Central Ganglion), David Gordon-MacDonald (Atavachron, The Central Ganglion), Sally McBride (TransVersions), Dr. Grayson E. Meade, Andrew C. Murdoch, F.F. "Bones" Norman, Dave Panchyk, Robert Runté (Neology, The Monthly Monthly, New Canadian Fandom), Carol and Colin Scheidl, and Dale Sproule (TransVersions).

Contributors of art work included Tricia Evans, Karl Johanson, Stephanie Johanson, Dwight Lockhart, and Barb McLean, among others.

Cover art was by Dwight Lockhart (#1, #3, #4, #9), Stephanie Johanson (#2, #5, #8, #12), John W. Herbert (#6), Barb McLean {#7, #11. #13)

Letters came from Harry Andruschak, Margot Dame (Hissy Fit), Elizabeth Garrott, Catherine Donahue Girczye (Neology), Jenny Glover (Maverick), Bob Johnson, Joseph T.Major (Alexiad), David Palter, Lloyd Penney (Torus), Sandra Riedel, Ray Seredin, Dale Speirs (Opuntia), Garth Spencer (The Maple Leaf Rag, BCSFAzine, The Royal Swiss Navy Gazette), Lorna Toolis (Neology),, Alexander Vasilovsky (Chernobylization), and Harry Warner, Jr. (Horizons), among others.

Contributors to the 2000's issues included E.B. Klassen and Lloyd Penney (Torus).

Under The Ozone Hole won the Aurora Award for Best Fanzine for the years 1993, 1994, 1995, and 1996.

Previously, in the 1980s, John W. Herbert had co-edited Atavachron.

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