|Location||California State University, Long Beach|
|Dates||August 8th-11th, 1986|
Mythcon XVII was the seventeenth annual Mythopoeic Society conference.
- Theme: The Daughters of Beatrice: Women in Fantasy
- Guest of Honors: Charles de Lint (fantasy author) and Judith Kollmann (Williams scholar)
- Chairman: Sarah Beach and Peter Lowentrout