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Abyss & Apex

• Magazine of Speculative Fiction, since Jan/Feb 2003; editor-in-chief Wendy S. Delmater
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Quarterly
http://www.abyssapexzine.com/

2nd Quarter 2011
Issue 2Q
• There are six stories in this issue: Fermi's Plague by C.W. Johnson, Demonfire Ash by Helen E. Davis, Something Wild by Manfred Gabriel, Bots D'Amor by Cat Rambo, Concrete by Nathaniel Lee, and Hail to the Victors by Dr. Philip Edward Kalden.
• There's also one flash fiction: Trans, by Paul Rogalus.

(Sat 29 Jan 2011)

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Adventures in SciFi Publishing

• Weekly podcast episodes, interviews, news, interviews, and reviews; since October 2006; editor-in-chief Shaun Farrell
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Weekly
http://www.adventuresinscifipublishing.com/

17 April 2011
Issue 119
• This week's episode features Travis Heermann, author of Heart of the Ronin and the forthcoming Sword of the Ronin.
Issue 118 featured Patrick Rothfuss.
• And Issue 117 featured Howard Andrew Jones.

(Thu 21 Apr 2011)

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Beneath Ceaseless Skies

• Literary adventure fantasy, since 2008; publisher and editor-in-chief Scott H. Andrews
• Format: Online; PDF and ebook formats
• Frequency: biweekly
http://www.beneath-ceaseless-skies.com/

April 21 2011
Issue 67
• Stories in this issue are Memories of Her by Greg Linklater, and Dancing the Warrior, Pt. II by Marie Brennan.
• Issue #66 had Dancing the Warrior, Pt. I by Marie Brennan, and The Fairy Gaol by Heather Fawcett.

(Thu 21 Apr 2011)

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Fantasy Magazine

• Fantasy fiction, articles, and reviews, posted several times per week, since November 2005; publisher Sean Wallace, managing editor Cat Rambo
• Format: Online
• Frequency: near-daily
http://www.fantasy-magazine.com/

April 2011
Cover art by Max Bertolini
• Under editor John Joseph Adams this 'zine now posts one story and one piece of nonfiction each week, just as Lightspeed does. Fiction so far in April is The House of Gears by Jonathan L. Howard, The Woman Who Married the Man in the Moon by Peter S. Beagle, and Choose Your Own Adventure by Kat Howard.
• Nonfiction includes spotlights of the authors and of cover artist Max Bertolini, plus an interview with N.K. Jemisin, and Choosing Our Own Adventures by Molly Tanzer.

(Thu 21 Apr 2011)

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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/

April 2011
Cover art by Chris Moore
• Fiction so far this month is Mama, We Are Zhenya, Your Son by Tom Crosshill, All That Touches the Air by An Owomoyela, and Bruce Sterling's Maneki Neko (a reprint).
• There are also spotlights of all three authors, and of cover artist Chris Moore.
• Nonfiction is by Wendy N. Wagner, Parasitic Puppet-Masters, Jeff Lester, TANSTAAFL! (There Ainít No Such Thing as a Free Lunch), and Brad Deutsch, The Many Worlds Interpretation Theory: Having Your Cake and Eating it Two, and Three, and Four....

(Thu 21 Apr 2011)

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Quantum Muse

• Science fiction, fantasy and alternative stories and artwork, based on writers' group submissions and critiques, since 1998; current lead editor Tim Goyette
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Monthly
http://www.quantummuse.com/

April 2011
• This month's stories are by Harris Tobias, Jeromy Henry, patrick wiley, and Gordon Rowlinson.
• Jerome Henry has an editorial, "Ever Upwards".
• The latest flash fiction, posted today, is by Harris Tobias.
• For some reason copying hyperlinks by right-clicking the mouse (in Internet Explorer) is blocked.

(Thu 21 Apr 2011)

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Salon Futura

• Non-fiction discussion of science fiction, fantasy and related literature, debuting Sept 2010; edited by Cheryl Morgan
• Format: Online, ebook formats
• Frequency: Monthly
http://www.salonfutura.net/

April 2011
Issue 8, cover art by Duncan Long
• This issue leads with an essay by Gary Westfahl, Science Fiction's Hundred Year Spree.
• Other nonfiction includes Hunting the Snark by Alvaro Zinos-Amaro, about literary essays in SF, and a profile of Japanese historical SF writer Yukinobu Hoshino by Jonathan Clements.
• The Salon podcast focuses on YA Science Fiction, with Cheryl Morgan, David D. Levine, Imogen Russell Williams, and Ben Jeapes.
• Cheryl Morgan's editorial announces, alas, that Issue #9 will likely be the 'zine's last.

(Thu 21 Apr 2011)

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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/

April 2011
• Mind Melds posted this month include one on Influential Non-Genre Books, with inputs from C.J. Cherryh, Brit Mandelo, Elizabeth Bear, and others; The Last Book that Blew Your Mind, with responses from Alma Alexander, Mercedes Lackey, Kate Elliott, and others; and What's Your Favorite Literary Dystopia?, with answers from Paolo Bacigalupi, M.T. Anderson, Ekaterina Sedia, and others.
• The latest SF Signal podcasts are an interview with Michio Kaku, a panel discussion on Doctor Who, and an interview with E.E. Knight.
• And recent book reviews include Karen Burnham on Karen Lord's Redemption in Indigo, John DeNardo on Robert J. Sawyer's WWW: Wonder, and Andrew Liptak on Jon Armstrong's Yarn.
• Editor John DeNardo is doing a 6-part series for Kirkus on "How to Start Reading Science Fiction", mostly recently with part 3, Award Winners.

(Thu 21 Apr 2011)

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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-April 2011
• This issue's lead reviews are of Stephen Jones' anthology Visitants, by Mario Guslandi, and of Jo Walton's Among Others, by Rich Horton.
• Other reviews, by Ernest Lilley, Nicki Gerlach, Katherine Petersen, and others, cover books and audiobooks by A. Lee Martinez, Lois McMaster Bujold, M.D. Lachlan, and others.

(Thu 21 Apr 2011)

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Strange Horizons

• Fiction, art, articles, poetry, and reviews; founded September 2000; editor-in-chief Susan Marie Groppi through 2010, Niall Harrison beginning 2011
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Weekly; reviews posted three times a week
http://www.strangehorizons.com/

April 2011
• Fiction this month is a two-part story by Nisi Shawl, Pataki (part 2), and a story by Laura E. Price, Items Found in a Box Belonging to Jonas Connolly.
• Nonfiction includes a column by Nisi Shawl, Race, Still, Again, and an interview with her by JoSelle Vanderhooft. And Karen Healey provides a retrospective of Dianna Wynne Jones.
Reviews, by Paul Kincaid, Maureen Kincaid Speller, L. Timmel Duchamp, and others, cover titles by Frederik Pohl, Alaya Dawn Johnson, Julia Holmes, and others.

(Thu 21 Apr 2011)

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Subterranean

• Fiction and reviews, since 2007; head editor William K. Schafer
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Quarterly issues; periodic updates
http://subterraneanpress.com/magazine/

Spring 2011
• The recently concluded Spring issue has stories, now all posted, by Ian R. MacLeod, The Crane Method, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Show Trial, Joe R. Lansdale, The Crawling Sky, Tobias S. Buckell, The Fall of Alacan, Mike Resnick, Treasure Island: A Lucifer Jones Story, and Mary Robinette Kowal, Water to Wine.

(Thu 21 Apr 2011)

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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/

April 2011
• New fiction posted in recent weeks includes Ragnarok, a long poem by Paul Park; Shtetl Days, a story by Harry Turtledove; and The Battle of the Round, a story by Peter Orullian.
• There are also reprints by Kim Stanley Robinson, The Lunatics, and Cory Doctorow, Chicken Little.
• Novel excerpts by Ann Aguirre, Peter Orullian, Barbara Hambly, Frederik Pohl, Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson, Carrie Vaughn, and Curt Sager have also been posted.

(Thu 21 Apr 2011)

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