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VIEWS & REVIEWS: TV, BOOK and MOVIE (wish I had some news too!)

VIEWS & REVIEWS: TV, BOOK and MOVIE (wish I had some news too!)

This week, Steve reviews an SF anthology about Trump’s presidency (!) and gives a hearty “meh!” to Despicable Me 3. Check out his reviews! Read More »

Review of Drew Hayden Taylor’s Take Us to Your Chief

Review of Drew Hayden Taylor’s Take Us to Your Chief

In the short story collection Take Us to Your Chief, Canadian author Drew Hayden Taylor proves that Native science fiction can be both entertaining and serious about Native history and life. Read More »

SCIENCE FICTION TELEVISION SERIES Volumes 1 & 2

SCIENCE FICTION TELEVISION SERIES Volumes 1 & 2

Everything you ever wanted to know about science fiction television, from 1959 to 2004, can now be found in two massive volumes. Read More »

Graphic Novel Review: Pacific

Graphic Novel Review: Pacific

The recently translated graphic novel Pacific from Titan Comics is a bizarre tale that will appeal to the speculative fiction crowd, but fans of historical fiction should take notice too. Read More »

How Coherence Doesn’t End

How Coherence Doesn’t End

If you haven’t seen James Byrkit's film Coherence, don’t read most of this article. Read More »

What I’ve Really Learned from Science Fiction

What I’ve Really Learned from Science Fiction

What have you learned from science fiction? Travis shares his own lessons. Read More »

Our Ansible is Missing – Intellectual Property Theft in Science Fiction

Our Ansible is Missing – Intellectual Property Theft in Science Fiction

In 1985, Orson Scott Card published Ender’s Game, a book that relied heavily on the use of a faster-than-light communication system called the Ansible. Card needed the Ansible (or something like it) because through this faster-than-light communicati... Read More »

What Dreams May Come: Richard Matheson

What Dreams May Come: Richard Matheson

Richard Matheson passed away Sunday June 23 at age 87. He is probably the last of the giants who once walked the land. Rod Serling was one, Paddy Chayefsky was one, Stirling Silliphant was one. And Richard Matheson was most definitely one. Giants not... Read More »

Rod Serling

Is This the Greatest Era for Horror TV?

While researching my article on this spring’s horror TV debuts, I was struck by the volume of new programs. Six new horror shows joining a field already somewhat dense with genre series felt unusual. I wondered whether there were other periods ... Read More »

A Defining Moment for Science Fiction

A Defining Moment for Science Fiction

The word Science Fiction is recognizable to the average fan, but the definition can be indistinguishable from other genre and cause confusion. Perhaps from the standpoint of the fandom, this vague categorization is by design and allows readers to bro... Read More »