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2010 Directories




 

Albedo One

• Irish magazine of SF, fantasy, and horror, published since 1993
http://www.albedo1.com/

Issue 39, 2010
E5.95/£3.95, 64pp, cover art by Cyril Rolando
• This issue of the Irish SF magazine has fiction by Annette Reader, Mari Saario, Mike Resnick, Martin McGrath, Uncle River, and JL Abbott.
• Features include an interview with Mike Resnick, and book reviews by Juliet E. McKenna and David Conyers.
• The magazine's site has new URL www.albedo1.com.

(Tue 7 Dec 2010)

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Apex Magazine

• Quarterly magazine of SF and horror, since 2005; managing editor Jason Sizemore, fiction editor Catherynne M. Valente
• Format: Online; Ebook formats
• Frequency: Quarterly
http://www.apexdigest.com/

December 2010
• This issue has two stories, Radishes by Nick Wolven, and Pale, from a Sea-Wave Rising by C.S.E. Cooney.
• There's also a reprint by Erzebet YellowBoy, At the Core, and poems by Shweta Narayan and W.C. Roberts.
• Lois Tilton reviewed the issue for Locus Online.

(Sun 12 Dec 2010)

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Intergalactic Medicine Show

• Fiction and interviews, since 2005; publisher and executive editor Orson Scott Card, editor Edmund R. Schubert
• Format: Online, subscription access
• Frequency: Irregular; two-five issues per year
http://www.intergalacticmedicineshow.com/

December 2010
Issue 20
• This issue has stories by Jason Sanford, Gary Kloster, Jens Rushing, Erin Cashier, and Bruce Worden.
• There are two bonus Christmas stories, "Wise Men" by Orson Scott Card, and "Miracle on Massachusetts Avenue" by Maureen Power.
• There's an audio podcast of Erin Cashier's story, read by Emily Janice Card, and an interview with Ellen Datlow conducted by Darrell Schweitzer.

(Sun 12 Dec 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/

December 2010
• Highlights from the past week include a 'rant' by Michael Marshall Smith (reposted from MulhollandsBooks.com), There's not that much difference between mysteries and science fiction, really, and a science post by Geoffrey A. Landis (from his website) answering the 2001-related question What would really happen if you were exposed to vacuum?. Also: Gift ideas for the ten major species of science fiction fan (which are you?).
• Annalee Newitz has a post on The troubles with time travel in Connie Willis' All Clear, and a pointer to 5,000 years of cosmology, in pictures. Charlie Jane Anders wonders Did a 1975 novel predict the Wikileaks controversy?, referring to John Brunner's The Shockwave Rider, reviews Charles de Lint's The Painted Boy, and comments on a report about Alastair Reynolds' next trilogy: An optimistic saga that takes place after climate change.
• The Geek's Guide to the Galaxy features Paolo Bacigalupi (a rerun of episode 2).

(Sun 12 Dec 2010)

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Lightspeed

• Science fiction stories, original and reprint, plus features; edited by John Joseph Adams; debuted June 2010
• Format: Online; ebook
• Frequency: Monthly issues in ebook formats for purchase; weekly online updates free
http://www.lightspeedmagazine.com/

December 2010
Whole #7
• Initial posts in this 'zine's 7th issue include a story by Ted Kosmatka, In-Fall.
• Nonfiction includes an author spotlight on Ted Kosmatka, and an article by Pamela L. Gay, Black Holes: Starving and Misunderstood. There's also an artist spotlight on John Picacio.

(Sun 12 Dec 2010)

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Mythic Delirium

• Bi-annual poetry magazine since 1998; published and edited by Mike Allen
http://www.mythicdelirium.com/

Summer/Fall 2010
Issue 23, $5.00, 36pp, cover art by Tim Mullins
• This issue has 18 poems by Jane Yolen, Darrell Schweitzer, Sonya Taaffe, Theodora Goss, F.J. Bermann, and others.
• The Mythic Delirium site has links to the wraparound cover and to the table of contents.

(Tue 7 Dec 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/

December 2010
• Highlights on this site in the past week include the weekly Mind Meld, asking What are your top SF/F movies of the decade?, with answers from Paul Levinson, Julie E. Czerneda, John C. Wright, John Klima, and others, and the 19th SF Signal Podcast, about 'Best of 2010' Lists, with lists by Jessica Strider, John Ottinger, Fred Kiesche, Karen Burnham, Jeff Patterson, John DeNardo, and Patrick Hester.
• There's an Author spotlight on Laura Bickle.
• Clifton Hill reviews Tobias Buckell's Ragamuffin, John DeNardo reviews Peter F. Hamilton's The Evolutionary Void, and Jessica Strider reviews Ken Scholes' Lamentation.

(Sun 12 Dec 2010)

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Strange Horizons

• Fiction, art, articles, poetry, and reviews; founded September 2000; editor-in-chief Susan Marie Groppi
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Weekly; reviews posted three times a week
http://www.strangehorizons.com/

December 2010
• December 6th posts include an article by Karen Healey, Teenagers with Bite, about belatedly discovering The Vampire Diaries TV series.
• Fiction is Lily by Emily Gilman.
• Poetry is The Music of Deep Spacers by Bruce Boston.
• Reviews, of books by Tricia Sullivan, Jaine Fenn, and Kaaron Warren, are by Farah Mendlesohn, Duncan, Lawie, and Matt Denault.

(Sun 12 Dec 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/

December 2010
• Highlights on this site in the past week include a new story by Abbey Mei Otis, Sweetheart, and an Irene Gallo feature on Syd Mead.
• Jo Walton reviews the 1961 Hugo Nominees, Walter M. Miller, Jr.'s A Canticle for Leibowitz, Robert A. Heinlein's Stranger in a Strange Land, R.A. MacAvoy's The Book of Kells.
• Elizabeth Bear reviews Raphael Carter's The Fortunate Fall, and Anne Fortier's Juliet (an example of 'stealth' speculative fiction).
• Brit Mandelo reviews Jeff VanderMeer's Booklife, and has a summary of The Best of the Year in LGBTQ fiction.

(Sun 12 Dec 2010)

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posted 12 December 2010




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