David Langford

Estrategias de legitimación de la ciencia ficción en Cuba: estudio de un fracaso.

Estrategias de legitimación de la ciencia ficción en Cuba: estudio de un fracaso.

A discussion of three periods in Cuban science fiction. Read More »

FREE SF/F, E-ZINES, AND OTHER STUFF

FREE SF/F, E-ZINES, AND OTHER STUFF

Steve ceases reviewing this week to tell you of cheap and free SF/F ebooks, SF sites, semiprozines and all sorts of SF/F resources online. Check them all out! Read More »

Imágenes de la interculturalidad en Star Trek

Star Trek was the first science fiction television show to deal seriously with multiculturalism and the "other." Read More »

Scide Splitters: The Lunatics of Terra by John Sladek

Scide Splitters: The Lunatics of Terra by John Sladek

Daleks is and anagram for Sladek. This seemingly random bit of word play has everything and nothing to do with Scide Splitters’ review of John Sladek’s short story collection. Read More »

The Beast of Badger Books, or: the Prolific Profligacy of R. Lionel Fanthorpe, SF Author

The Beast of Badger Books, or: the Prolific Profligacy of R. Lionel Fanthorpe, SF Author

Lionel Fanthorpe, the man who sold 170 books to a publisher and it only took him eight to twelve hours to write each one? Read More »

Scide Splitters: Mr. Hawkins’ Humorous Adventures by Edgar Franklin

Scide Splitters: Mr. Hawkins’ Humorous Adventures by Edgar Franklin

A look at the Mr. Hawkins' Humorous Adventures stories by Edgar Franklin. Read More »

A Fan’s History — Fanzines, Continued….

A Fan’s History — Fanzines, Continued….

Fanzines, continued: Okay, Mr. Smartypants, what’s a “sercon” zine? Actually, I’m glad you asked that question. It’s another of those annoying (well, to an outsider) fannish neologisms and acronyms. In this case, we have “serious” and “constructive” ... Read More »

Amazing News Weekly

Amazing News Weekly

This week we offer you the first installment of a new weekly news feature.  But then, that’s kind of obvious, isn’t it? CONTEST Win a Signed Copy of Douglas Smith’s new novel THE WOLF AT THE END OF THE WORLD.        ... Read More »

Amazing News: January 6 2013

David Langford’s esteemed Ansible is out with it’s 2013 January issue.  Every fan ought to read it here. Voting for nominations for the Hugo Awards 2013 short list are now open.  You can learn all about the process here. Brian J. Clarke w... Read More »