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Iván Rodrigo Mendizábal
A review of Argentine author Betina González's novel América alucinada
On the night of February 12, 1949, the city of Quito-Ecuador was moved by the alleged news of a Martian invasion
Nine stories related to cultures of Australia, the Arab world, Africa, the Iroquois of North America, the Tobas of the South American Chaco, Japan, Italy and Nepal.
Ivan extols the virtues of emerging Ecuadorian author Richard Cedeño Menéndez. and his El arca de los Sueños (Ministry of Culture and Heritage of Ecuador, 2017) collection.
An examination of AI as presented in 2001: A Space Odyssey
Reflections on Blade Runner's Roy batty, on the occasion of his birthday.
An interesting take on the unnamed author and the unnamed character in Frankenstein.
Water was recently added to the commodities exchanges. Still the water (Seix Barral, Bogotá, 2019) by Juan Álvarez addresses this scary fact.
A review of Ecuadorian author Rafael Lugo Naranjo's, Tripa Mistic
A review of Bolivian author Hugo Revollo's collection Cosmonaut: Retrofuturist and Fantastic Tales
Introducing a new anthology of Ecuadorian SF
Santiago Páez, Ecuadorian SF author who is revitalizing the genre
Defiler of Memories (Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana, Quito, 2016) by Oliver Vera Barberán is a YA, debut science fiction novel
Contra los hispanófilos que aún en este mes de octubre –en el siglo XXI– siguen reclamando y celebrando el “día de la raza” –que...
Review of an illustrated novel with three authors
Ecuadorian author María de los Ángeles Boada has written a children's fable with the title: The Dragons of Lumbre.
Venus. Following the recent report of life-chemicals found in its atmosphere, is it any wonder that we're all thinking swampy things again?
Celebrating Bradbury's Centennial with a look back at the premiere of Truffaut's titular movie
Mexican author Gerardo Horacio Porcayo's novel, Back to the Skin, evokes Well's Island of Doctor Moreau.
Coverage of a 1967 lecture by Jorge Luis Borges on - "Fantastic Literature"
Celebrating Ray Bradbury's Centennial
The reissue of the Ecuadorian science fiction novel for adolescents, Infinito 9 (Loqueleo, 2017) by Verónica Coello Game leads to discussion of YA lit.
A review of the re-issued novel by Colombian author Luis Noriega - Iménez
An internationally published post-apocalyptic science fiction novel by Bolivian author Maximiliano Barrientos
A review of The Custodians of the Stone the new novel by Ecuadorian writer Fernando Naranjo Espinoza
A review of Ecuadorian writer Andrés Ortiz Lemos collection Fata Morgana
A discussion of "post-historical" science fiction, based on The Unpublished Adventures of Teofilus Jones by Fedosy Santaella,
An examination of the novels of Argentinian author Samanta Schweblin
A review of Uruguayan Rafael Courtoisie fables about body modification in his book El Cuerpo INC.
A review of The Art Chest by Roberto Falquez, a YA adventure