There has been a strong reaction to the announcement that the next Dr. will be played by a woman. This article gives the reaction of some Spanish speculative fiction professionals.
Steve uses his personal time machine to share an early post about Modesty Blaise—he’s off doing NaNoWriMo! (Don’t know what that is? Read on….)
One week before Halloween, Terence Jackson shares shares images of costumes old and new.
Tanya Tynjala responds to critics of her column decrying the sexism in some fandom.
Tanya Tynjala takes on sexism in Spanish fandom.
James Davis Nicoll is conducting an interesting experiment: younger fans read older works of SF and then provide their commentary. James started this following a challenge from Adam-Troy Castro (essentially: using classic SF is not […]
Maimonides never created a hierarchy of recommending, but if he had, it might look something like this.
This week Steve reviews the new March/April issue of the Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction (F&SF), and talks about a postage stamp series that never came about, honouring SF writers, and the reasons behind it.
aliens, aliens and more aliens; Boskone, space flowers, ice volcanoes, Groot, drones and Star Trek. Plus Suicide Squad and GotG. And – you guessed it – even more.
And now, how to do a slate.
Puppy recalcitrance and a bit of fan history
Jaden Smith’s debut as a model for women’s clothing harkens back to a 1970 Life magazine article.
Where will our children find their inspiration?
Listen to puppies? We’ve already tried that.
Ed Wood: No one would know who he was if were making films today.
Este es el promo del podcast de ciencia ficción Cosmocápsula goes Amazing, un programa dedicado a la ciencia ficción que se produce alrededor del mundo, con episodios en inglés y en español.
Holiday wishes from Amazing Stories.
Presentation of a paper to the 17th annual Genetically Engineered Animal Konference
George Lawlor has publicly posed the question. Maybe we should ask DeviantArt?
Happy Tenth Anniversary to all Percy Jackson fans!
That parrot is definitely deceased, and when I purchased it not ‘alf an hour ago, you assured me that its total lack of movement was due to it bein’ tired and shagged out following a prolonged squawk.
Well, he’s…he’s, ah…probably pining for the fjords.
Thoughts on the outcome of this year’s Hugo Awards.
The final results are in: here’s what voters think will happen tonight.
Some thoughts on justice within the fannish community.
Hugo Awards, author lectures and appearances and an education piece on the WSFS business meeting.
Sick and tired, because I’m tired. And sick.
I just wanted to take this opportunity to mention how grateful I am to be living in the United States of America, the greatest, most perfect society the world has ever known. I’m truly in […]
Things fans can do in response to the puppy wars.
Wednesday is Buy From ACE Day
Good “old-fashioned” sf doesn’t have to be written like Buck Rogers to be good