That “service jobs will be taken by robots” thing is closer in Seoul than you think…
Contagion movie kinda prescient according to one of its actors
John Boyega is the kind of stormtrooper we can get behind
Leviathan Falls, the latest, and last novel in the series, is released to much ballyhoo
Do you write science fiction? Are you into international maritime security? Then THIS is the writing contest for you!
Floyd tune featured in a Dune trailer…there’s a history.
A lively discussion of John Norman’s GOR series erupted on Facebook (it happens), which led to the uncovering of this parody – Houseplants of Gor. (Don’t forget to assume the proper position for reading GOR Parodies!)
Tribute to Charles R. Saunders, founder of Sword & Soul
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Special Bruce Richard Gillespie Section: SF Commentary publishes special John Bangsund tribute issue AND SF Commentary wins Ditmar for Best Fan Publication (shared with Be the Serpent podcast)
This piece invokes the spirit of Bradbury in defense of Lovecraft
Celebrating the art of Jeffrey Catherine Jones
Author of as if in dreams offers newsletter
More excoriation of JK Rowling
Mainstream criticism of Science Fiction, Harper’s Magazine 1939 style
That Crisis piece makes me want to go to the lical Barnes & Noble and count the number of books on the shelf by “cancelled” authors H.P. Lovecraft and George R.R. Martin.