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second week November
Analog
Andromeda Spaceways
Asimov's
io9
Jupiter
The Portal
SF Signal
Strange Horizons
Tangent
Three-lobed Burning Eye
Tor.com

first week November
Apex Magazine
Beneath Ceaseless Skies
Bulletin of SFWA
Clarkesworld
Fantasy Magazine
io9
Lightspeed
Quantum Muse
Redstone SF
Salon Futura
SF Signal
SF Site
Strange Horizons
Tangent
Tor.com
Weird Tales

2010 Directories




 

Interzone

• SF magazine, currently bimonthly, published since 1982, co-founded by David Pringle; edited since 2004 by Andy Cox
http://ttapress.com/category/interzone/

November-December 2010
Issue 231, £3.95, 64pp, cover art by Warwick Fraser-Coombe
• This special Jason Sanford issue includes three stories by Sanford, plus stories by Matthew Cook and Aliette de Bodard.
• Features include an interview with Sanford; David Langford's "Ansible Link" column of news and obituaries; book reviews by Maureen Kincaid Speller, Andy Hedgecock, Lawrence Osborn, and others; Nick Lowe's "Mutant Popcorn" film reviews, covering the restored Metropolis and nine other films; and Tony Lee's "Laser Fodder" DVD/Blu-ray reviews.
• The magazine's website has this post with a detailed table of contents.

(Fri 19 Nov 2010)

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io9

• Science fiction, science, and pop culture blog; launched January 2008; editor in chief Annalee Newitz, managing editor Charlie Jane Anders
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Daily
http://io9.com/

November 2010
• The io9 bookclub will address Charles Yu's How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe on December 7th.
• Cecilia Tan offers An Introduction to the World of Harry Potter Fan Fiction.
• Charlie Jane Anders talks with Jim Hines about his forthcoming novel, explains why J.K. Rowling shouldn't write any more Harry Potter books, and quotes blurbs from China Miéville's forthcoming Embassytown.

(Sun 21 Nov 2010)

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Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet

• Semi-annual small-press magazine subtitled 'an occasional outburst'; published/edited by Gavin J. Grant and Kelly Link
http://www.lcrw.net/lcrw/index.htm

December 2010
Issue 26, $5, 64pp
• This issue has fiction by Harvey Welles & Philip Raines, Patty Houston, Carlea Holl-Jensen, Rahul Kanakia, Veronica Schanoes, Sean Melican, Jenny Terpsichore Abeles, and J.M. McDermott. Poetry is by Lindsay Vella (twice), Darrell Schweitzer.
• Nonfiction is Gwenda Bond's "Dear Aunt Gwenda" column, and a piece by Ted Chiang, "Reasoning about the Body", first delivered as a guest of honor speech at Congreès Boréal in May 2010.
• The magazine's website has the table of contents, with contributor notes.

(Fri 19 Nov 2010)

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On Spec

• Canadian magazine of the fantastic, since 1989; managing editor Diane Walton
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Quarterly
http://www.onspec.ca/

Fall 2010
Issue 82, Vol. 22 No. 3, C$6.95, 128pp, cover art by Lynne Taylor Fahnestalk
• Fiction in this issue is by S.A. Bolich, Wes Schofield, Scott A. Ellis, Michael Kaler, Shane Michael Arbuthnott, Ian Donald Keeling, Catherine Knutsson, Catherine MacLeod, Ian Rogers, and T.T. Trestle.
• Nonfiction includes an editorial by Robin Carson, a guest editorial by Jen Laface, an interview with author T.T. Trestle, and an artist supplement on Lynne Taylor Fahnestalk.
• The magazine's website has the table of contents with notes on contributors.

(Fri 19 Nov 2010)

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Science Fiction Studies

• Thrice yearly academic journal published at DePauw University, founded 1973 by R.D. Mullen; currently edited by Arthur B. Evans, Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr., Joan Gordon, Veronica Hollinger, Rob Latham, and Carol McGuirk
http://www.depauw.edu/sfs/

November 2010
Issue 112, Vol. 37 No. 3, $20, 353-541pp
• This volume of articles, essays, and reviews has a special section on Octavia E. Butler, including a memorial, tributes, and essay by Benjamin J. Robertson, Adam J. Johns, Maria Aline Ferreira, and Marty M. Fink.
• The 2010 SFS Symposium addresses Animal Studies and SF, with an introduction by Rob Latham and essays by Sherryl Vint, Joan Gordon, and Carol McGuirk.
• Other review essays are by Joanne Murray and Sandra J. Lindow. There are numerous book reviews, by Michael Levy, Paul Kincaid, Joe Sanders, D. Harlan Wilson, and others.
• The journal's website has this table of contents, with a page of abstracts of the lead articles.

(Mon 15 Nov 2010)

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SF Signal

• Daily blog of SF reviews, links, video clips, and commentary; online since 2003; regular contributors JP Frantz and John DeNardo
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Daily
http://www.sfsignal.com/

November 2010
• Highlights on this site in the past week include the weekly SF Signal Podcast, an Interview with Pamela Sargent + A Holiday Gift-Giving Guide.
• This week's "Mind Meld" asks What are some of your favorite SF/F games and why?, with answers from John Scalzi, John Joseph Adams, Tobias S. Buckell,
• Andrew Liptak reviews Paolo Bacigalupi's Pump Six and Other Stories. Derek Johnson reviews Monsters, calling it "Easily one of the best science fiction movies of the past two years", and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1.

(Sun 21 Nov 2010)

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SF Site

• Reviews, interviews, feature, links; published by Rodger Turner since 1997
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Semi-monthly
http://www.sfsite.com/

mid-November 2010
• The lead review by Nathan Brazil is of John Birmingham's After America.
• Other reviews cover books by Steven Erikson, Allison Brennan, Steven Utley, Ian Whates, James Barcley, Charlaine Harris, and others. There are also a number of audiobook reviews. And Rich Horton reviews Hannu Rajamiemi's The Quantum Thief.
• Columns cover graphic novels, genre books and media, TV reviews, and films.

(Sun 21 Nov 2010)

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Tangent

• Review magazine for short SF & Fantasy, since 1993; founder and managing editor Dave Truesdale
• Format: Online
• Frequency: daily
http://www.tangentonline.com/

November 2010
• Posted this past week are reviews of Steampunk II: Steampunk Reloaded, Apex #18, Lightspeed for November, and Beneath Ceaseless Skies #55.
• There's also a review of Fritz Leiber's Our Lady of Darkness.
• And this week's "Old Time Radio" feature is a 1956 broadcast of
Isaac Asimov's "Hostess".

(Sun 21 Nov 2010)

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Tor.com

• SF & fantasy fiction, reviews, commentary, founded 2008; staff includes fiction editors Patrick Nielsen Hayden and Liz Gorinsky
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Daily
http://www.tor.com/

November 2010
• Highlights on this site in the past week include a new story by Kij Johnson, Ponies.
• Brit Mandelo highlights Hal Duncan's "It Gets Better" video and, also under the "Queer SFF" header, writes about Writing Queer - Languages of Power.
• Jo Walton reviews Connie Willis' Blackout and All Clear, covers the 1958 Hugo Nominees, and reviews two novels about nuns, a bunch of Lois McMaster Bujold's Miles Vorkosigan novels
• The 40th-anniversary celebration of Larry Niven's Ringworld continues with a post by Doug McElwain, Why Are Sunflowers on the Ringworld?. Peter Orullian interviews Brandon Sanderson (part 3).

(Sun 21 Nov 2010)

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