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Of Blacklists and Freedoms: DC, Superman and Orson Scott Card

DC Comics recently announced that they had put a Superman title that was to be authored by Orson Scott Card in abeyance; the artist...

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Irish Wake for Jan Howard Finder. Legendary fan Jan Howard Finder passed away recently from complications from cancer and chemo therapy.  His friends and fellow...

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ATOMIC BARK! explores all types of Science Fiction, Horror, Fantasy, Surrealism, and alternative/subversive culture, in all media, including literature, cinema, art, comic books, music,...

We’ve Gone to See the Wizard and Tra La Tra La...

About five minutes after leaving the theater I ended the title take of the Wizard of Oz's signature song with "...and we're not happy...

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Our own Felicity Savage informs us that: Felicity Savage, writer and AMAZING STORIES blogger, and Japanese illustrator Hiroko Katayama have released their first picture book:...

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UPDATE: Boy Howdy! are we getting closer to the day when someone not a character in a novel will be head to say "yeah, the...

A PROPOSED TAXONOMY FOR THE CLASSIFICATION OF THE SCIENCE FICTIONNESS OF...

OR An Introduction to The Modified Brotherton-Troughton-Davidson-Scale-of-Science-Fiction-ness. The other day R.K. Troughton opened up a discussion on the line (if there is one) between fantasy and...

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PSFS Announces March 8 Talk - Jay Smith Angry Robot Signs Rachel Neumeier Suvudu Starts Character Cage Match Northwest Writers Honor Octavia Butler Friday, March 8th at the...

Is It Hindsight or Prediction When They Got It Right But...

Over the past several years I've been watching a number of trends within the science fiction field.  Some fill me with hope and anticipation,...

Amazing News, Monday, March 4, 2013

The New York Times has a lifestyle piece about Ron Maxwell, a Rocky Horror Picture Show cast member who has been doing the Time...

John Carter Through the Years

In light of John Whalen's review of Michael Seller's John Carter and the Gods of Hollywood, I thought it might be instructive to take...

Amazing News, Saturday, March 2, 2013

Richard E. Geis, the "Alien Critic" died February 4th.  Richard Geis's fanzines - Science Fiction Review and The Alien Critic were among the first...

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UPDATE:  See below for a new release from Eric Brown Frank R Paul interior art for sale The Man of Bronze is Back Lightspeed's latest issue The Serene...

Amazing News Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Inspiration Mars, a two-person Mars flyby mission is being planned by the world's first space tourist- Dennis Tito - was featured in the same...

Amazing Stories Featured in Concord Monitor’s A&E Section

On Tuesday Steve Davidson, the publisher of Amazing Stories,  was interviewed by Sarah Earle for a feature in the Concord Monitor, one of New...

Video: Cory Doctorow in Concord NH

Cory Doctorow made a stop at Gibson's Bookstore (oldest book store in NH) yesterday, Sunday February 24th.  Amazing Stories was there to tape the...

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New releases from Brick Marlin Crysis Hunter Edition Still Available Brick Marlin sent along word that he has a bunch of new releases coming out this...

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From Lou Antonelli on Analog's Facebook Page we learn that Bryan Thomas Schmidt is editing a collection of stories from the Ray Gun Revival...

TOMORROW: CORY DOCTOROW IN CONCORD NH AT GIBSON’S BOOKSTORE

If you are in the area, don't forget that tomorrow Cory Doctorow, author of the NY Times Best Selling novel Little Brother, will be...

The FAAn Awards

Are you a Fan?  Of course you are, you're here!   Why not demonstrate your fannishness and take a crack at nominating for the annual...

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eNewsletter - February 21st 2013 In This Issue Quick Links Artists' Alley Art Show Dealers' Room  Guest of Honor Banquet Lobby/Club Tables Outreach NWC36 Guests of Honor Volunteering DoubleTree by Hilton Seattle Airport Deadlines February 24th,...

A DOCTOR FOR THE ENTERPRISE: New Art, New Pages

Troy Boyle reports that he's been sending completed pages to the inkers, letterers,colorers and who knows who else at a breakneck pace!  We're closing...

Amazing News, Thursday, February 21, 2013

The annual Nebula Award Nominees have been announced by SFWA: Novel Throne of the Crescent Moon, Saladin Ahmed (DAW; Gollancz ’13) Ironskin, Tina Connolly (Tor) The Killing Moon,...

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New KGB reading Haikasoru Releases Audio Book of All You Need Is Kill; announces movie of same Clarion West NYRSF Reading Ellen Datlow and Matthew Kressel present: Leanna Renee Hieber...

…And We’re Not Spending Billions to Defend Ourselves?

Yesterday the Huffington Post published a map prepared by Javier de la Torre from CartoDB that illustrated every single known meteorite impact on the...

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From Randy Dotinga via Facebook: Hello fellow sci-fi fans! If you're a current or aspiring sci-fi writer, listen up. The annual writers conference of the...

Mouldy Old History

For a number of years I wrote The Crotchety Old Fan blog.  One of my favorite posts to write was finding new and interesting...

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Haffner Press (they of the excellent tomes and complete collections) sent along their monthly update, in which we are informed - Just over a month...

Cory Doctorow Reading & Signing at Gibson’s Bookstore, Concord NH

Amazing Stories in the person of publisher Steve Davidson will be attending this Sunday's appearance of Cory Doctorow at Concord New Hampshire's independent bookstore...

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 Jim Freund's Facebook page offered the following: The New York Review of Science Fiction presents: Ken Liu Robin Wasserman Guest Hosts: Douglas Cohen & John Joseph Adams Wednesday, March 6th...