For his last column of 2023, Steve revisits (and revises) one he posted nine years ago. Is it still relevant? You decide.
This week Steve talks about two new, FREE, online genre magazines—one featuring sf/f poetry by Canadian poets; the other featuring sf/f poetry and fiction by Canadian writers and poets.
An essay on two Poe translators.
The poet Charles Baudelaire and Vampires
Introducing Polar Starlight, a magazine of Canadian speculative poetry, offering a free download of its first issue
Santiago Páez, Ecuadorian SF author who is revitalizing the genre
Interstellar anticipated 40 years previously by Colombian author Antonio Mora Vélez
Celebrating Ray Bradbury’s Centennial
Multiple anthology new releases, new issues of several magazines, a Peruvian animated film is selected for Cannes, and more
23 authors from across the globe offer up 19 queer-themed horror tales
Steve continues his F&SF reviews with the current (Mar-Apr) issue. He finds it a nice blend of SF (even some “hard SF”) and fantasy (even “hard” fantasy!).
Author and genre news from Peru, Chile, Mexico and Argentina
An interview with Ricardo Acevedo of miNatura SF magazine
Tanya rounds up the Latino field with new books, magazines and happenings.
Apache announces its future lineup and MiNatura releases a special poetry edition.
Edward Willett is an Aurora Award-winning SF writer from Regina, Saskatchewan. He’s got two new collections out: one of SF/F poetry, and one of SF/F stories. Steve likes them!
Neil Gaiman us among the winners.
The latest in Hispanic science fiction on TV, in books, magazines and conferences.
A call out for Latin American Specfic Poets to join the Science Fiction and Fantasy Poetry Association
Bolivian anthology series Supernova releases the third edition, Editorial Cthulhu has published his third anthology: “HORROR QUEER, Rosarium Publisher announces 2018 plans; magazines, events and more
News of speculative fiction book publications, magazines and more of interest to Spanish speaking fans.
A review of Los Jinetes del Recuerdo, a collection of science fiction poems by Antonio Mora Vélez.
The republication of a classic Elia Barceló novel, the call for nominations for the 17th Manuel de Pedrolo Award – City of Mataró competition for works of science fiction in Catalan, and more news of interest to Spanish speaking speculative fiction fans.
Eye to the Telescope is the online journal of the Science Fiction Poetry Association. A different person edits each issue (being published quarterly) and I myself have edited one – No. 16. The current issue, No. […]
a character who helps people after their death to transcend the human body and migrate their souls
Leah Umansky’s Straight Away the Emptied World is something interesting and different with a literary flavor.
Can you hear me, Major Tom?
Legends of the Metaverse, a seriaized story by Ricardo Manzanaro and a new issue of miNatura
Chemical Letters has been nominated for the 2016 Elgin Award for best poetry collection (of 2014/15)
A collection that is not to be missed!