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GETTING INTO SF: A CLASSIC ANTHOLOGY SET

Steve reviews part of the first volume of a classic set of SF anthologies. What’s up with only reviewing part of a book? Read it and find out!

A Carnival of One’s Own

E. Catherine Tobler, author of the up-coming The Grand Tour reveals where her love of carnivals has its origins

LEIGH BRACKETT, “QUEEN OF PULP,” TAKES ON MARS

This week after an absence, Steve talks about Mars as myth, especially as portrayed by Leigh Brackett. Which do YOU prefer? Myth or science fact?

Novedades de agosto.

A bilingual anthology, new releases and the latest issues of Fantastico magazine, Fantastic without Borders and an index of articles from LDP magazine

Review: Made on the Moon by Steven Paul Leiva

Made on the Moon is a little novella by Steven Paul Leiva that looks at one man’s determination to dream the impossible.

Feliz Año con Novedades de Noviembre y Diciembre

A round up of publications, new issues and events.

Review: EX LIBRIS: Stories of Librarians, Libraries & Lore

Get your library card out, because you’re going to want to check out the anthology EX LIBRIS: Stories of Librarians, Libraries & Lore.

CIENCIA FICCION NEOINDIGENISTA EN BOLIVIA

An overview of the theory and practice of Spanish language neo-indigenous science fiction.

Blogger Invitado: Diego Maenza. Importancia de la Ciencia Ficción

An analysis of how science fiction themes and tropes have become a part of popular culture, and, in particular, have merged with literary fiction, leads to a discussion of the writing of Cristián Londoño Proaño.

Blogger Invitado: Harry Marcus. Novedad editorial, Los Sueños del Padre

In Los Sueños del Padre, Ivan Prado Sejas tries to balance the bleak and optimistic impulses of science fiction.

The Science Fiction Romance New Releases Never Stop

New releases in science fiction romance, and some good news about one of Veronica Scott's books.

Reseña de libro: Luces del Norte. Antología de ciencia ficción finlandesa.

An overview of a collection of Finnish speculative fiction, focusing on steampunk and fantasy short stories.

RETRO REVIEW: ANDRE NORTON (1 of several)  

A lot of old ('50s and early '60s) SF was written by women under masculine or masculine-sounding names. One of the best was Andre Norton. Join Steve in a look at this terrific action/adventure SF like they "just don't write anymore!"

Literatura fantástica juvenil: Entrevista a Carla Angelo Paredes (Hitto)

An interview with Carla G. Angelo Paredes, the author of Spanish-language novels for young adults.

Review: THE WITCH OF ZAL by Kerry Gans

THE WITCH OF ZAL by Kerry Gans is a book of two journeys. One taken by a heroine traveling to a magical land, and one taken by the readers who experience a re-imagined classic.

MY PAL, JERRY SOHL!

Steve reminisces about a writer he used to know. Maybe you know some of the things he's done: meet Jerry Sohl!

Review: Moonwalk by H. B. Fyfe

Moonwalk by H. B. Fyfe is science fiction’s short story equivalent of Hemingway’s classic The Old Man and the Sea, minus all of the fanfare and accolades.

Borges, lector de Wells

Jorge Luis Borges and the definition of science fiction.

Top post de marzo

Top posts from March

REVIEW: MAR./APR. 2016 F&SF; plus US STAMPS FOR SF WRITERS?

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.

NOVEDADES DE ENERO

New releases, conferences, interviews and a Cuban fanzine

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Short Stories

The third and final part of a series in which Scide Splitters examines humorous stories eligible for the 1941 Retro Hugos Awards.

SHORT FILM REVIEW: Alba Garcia’s TIME/SPACE REFLECTIONS

Steve looks at a brand-new SF/F stop-motion animated short film by the talented film-maker and director Alba Garcia-Rivas.

Science Fiction and Fantasy Spoken Word Recordings

The very first audio books came pressed on vinyl.

Science Fiction is Real

The Golden Age of science fiction is long over, but perhaps we are living in the Golden Age of science.

Glen Orbik – 1963-2015

The world of illustration lost a real treasure this past week when artist Glen Orbik lost his long battle with cancer on May 11th.

Interview: Electric Cinema – Andrew David Barker

The Electric is a ghost story steeped in the love of movies, with shades of vintage Bradbury and King. It is quiet an achievement.

Literatura de ciencia ficción ecuatoriana en la web

Ebooks versus traditional books, as filtered through an Ecuadorian lens.

Obituario: Fracisco Porrúa (Corcubión, La Coruña, 1922 – Barcelona, 18 de...

Fracisco Porrúa, editor and translator of Bradbury, Borges, Simak & Sturgeon, passed away on December 18, 2014