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New York Review of SF
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2011 Directories




 

Abyss & Apex

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

3rd quarter 2011
Issue 3Q
• Fiction in this issue is by J.M. Sidorova, Richard Marsden, Lucas Ahlsen, Rajan Khanna, and David Tallerman.
• There is also an editorial, flash fiction, poetry, and book reviews.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue in her early July column for Locus Online.

(Sat 9 Jul 2011)

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Analog Science Fiction and Fact

• Science fiction and nonfiction; published since 1930 (originally Astounding); edited by Stanley Schmidt
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Near-monthly (10 issues/year)
http://www.analogsf.com/

September 2011
Vol. 131 No. 9, $4.99, 112pp
• This issue has part 3 (of 4) of Edward M. Lerner's serial "Energized". Novelettes are by Gray Rineheart and Carl Frederick; short stories are by Emily Mah, Brad R. Torgersen, and Craig DeLancey.
• The science fact article, by Richard A. Lovett, is about Missouri's earthquake zone.
• Departments include Stanley Schmidt's editorial, "False Alarms and Invisible Triumphs"; an "Alternate View" column by Jeffery D. Kooistra, Planet Narnia; a Biolog by Richard A. Lovett on Brad R. Torgersen; and Don Sakers' The Reference Library, covering titles by Leonid Korogodski, Elizabeth Bear, M.M. Buckner, Kathleen Ann Goonan, and A. Bertram Chandler.
• Lois Tilton reviewed this issue in her Locus Online column.

(Fri 8 Jul 2011)

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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/

July 2011
Issue 26
• This issue has fiction by T.J. Weyler, Indrapramit Das, and Theodora Goss
• Nonfiction by Paul Jessup is "The Top 10 Experimental Genre Books You’ve Never Heard Of".
• Lois Tilton reviewed the issue in her early July column for Locus Online.

(Sat 9 Jul 2011)

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Asimov's Science Fiction

• Science Fiction magazine; published since 1977; edited by Sheila Williams
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Near-monthly (10 issues/year)
http://www.asimovs.com/

August 2011
Vol. 35 No. 8 (whole #427), $4.99, 112pp, cover art by Jeroen Advocaat
• This issue includes novelettes by Robert Silverberg, Melanie Tem, and Lisa Goldstein, and short stories by Philip Brewer, Michael Swanwick, Will Ludwigsen, and Zachary Jernigan. Poetry is by Danny Adams and Bruce Boston.
• Departments include Sheila Williams' editorial, announcing this year's Dell Magazine Awards; Robert Silverberg's "Reflections" column, Earth Is the Strangest Planet; James Patrick Kelly's "On the Net" column, Writing Lessons; and Peter Heck's On Books, covering titles by Ben Aaronovitch, D.M. Cornish, Harry Turtledove, and others
• The magazine's website has the table of contents, with links to excerpts of the stories by Robert Silverberg and Lisa Goldstein.
• Lois Tilton reviewed this issue in her Locus Online column, with a recommendation for Michael Swanwick's story.

(Fri 8 Jul 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/

June 2011
Issue 72
• This June 30th issue has two stories, Erin Hoffman's Sightwolf, and Joe L. Murr's The Moral Education of a Mad Bastard.

(Sat 9 Jul 2011)

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Clarkesworld

• SF and fantasy fiction, nonfiction, and podcasts, since 2006; publisher/editor Neil Clarke, non-fiction editor Cheryl Morgan
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Monthly
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/

July 2011
Issue 58, cover art by Peter Mohrbacher
• Fiction is by Gord Sellar, Trois morceaux en forme de mechanika, and An Owomoyela, Frozen Voice.
• Nonfiction is by Daniel M. Kimmel, on Apocalypse Then: This is the Way the World Ended; and Jeremy L.C. Jones, Something Greater: An Epic Discussion of Epic Fantasy, Part 1, a long roundtable with inputs from Terry Brooks, Trudi Canavan, Peter Orullian, Elizabeth Bear, Steven Erikson, and many others.
• There's also a podcast by Kate Baker of Gord Sellar's story.
• Lois Tilton's Locus Online column recommends Gord Sellar's story.

(Sat 9 Jul 2011)

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Dreams and Nightmares

• Magazine of fantastic poetry, published since 1986, by David C. Kopaska-Merkel
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Quarterly
http://dreamsandnightmares.interstellardustmites.com/

May 2011
Issue 89, $5, 20pp, cover art by Randy Moore
• This issue has poetry by Ann K. Schwader, Bruce Boston, Andy Boyan, Edward Mycue, Brock Moore, Wade German, Jamie Wasserman, Kurt MacPhearson, William John Watkins, G.O. Clark & Kendall Evans, and Robert Borski.
• The magazine's webpage http://dreamsandnightmares.interstellardustmites.com/ has a photo of editor David C. Kopaska-Merkel, plus a bibliography, gallery, and ordering information.

(Thu 30 Jun 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/

July 2011
Issue 52, cover art by Chen Wei
• Posted so far this month is fiction by J.S. Breukelaar, Union Falls, along with an author spotlight; nonfiction When Wizards Rock by Wendy N. Wagner; and an artist spotlight on cover artist Chen Wei.
• Posting later in the month are stories by M. Rickert, Catherynne M. Valente, and Kelly Link, an interview with Jacqueline Carey, and pieces by Lauren Davis and Hannah Pilinovsky.

(Sat 9 Jul 2011)

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GigaNotoSaurus

• SF/fantasy long fiction, one story per month, edited by Ann Leckie, beginning November 2010
• Format: Online
• Frequency: monthly
http://giganotosaurus.org/

July 2011
• This month's story is "The Migratory Pattern of Dancers" by Katherine Sparrow.
• Lois Tilton reviews the story here.

(Sat 9 Jul 2011)

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Leading Edge

• Semiannual SF/fantasy magazine published since 1981 by students, faculty, and alumni of Brigham Young University; current editor Christopher Kugler
http://www.leadingedgemagazine.com/

June 2011
Issue 61, $5.95, 132pp, cover art by Shaun Lindow
• This 30th anniversary issue has fiction by Dan Wells, Maggie Slater, Melinda Selmys, John O'Neill, and David Farland.
• Poetry is by Kim Neidigh, Daniel Craig, and Joe Vasicek. There's also an interview with Howard Tayler, an essay by Brandon Sanderson on "Sanderson's Second Law", and book reviews.
• The magazine's site has this page with a partial table of contents.

(Sat 9 Jul 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/

July 2011
• Posted so far from this issue is Tom Godwin's classic, controversial, story The Cold Equations, first published in Astounding (the predecessor of Analog) in 1954. There's also an author spotlight on Tom Godwin by Stacey Friedberg.
• Nonfiction by Mike Brotherton, The Cold Legacies, explores the background and legacy of Godwin's story.
• John Joseph Adams' editorial previews posts over the next month: stories by Jake Kerr, Kat Howard, and Karen Joy Fowler; nonfiction by Jeff Hecht and Ekaterina Sedia; and an interview with Mary Doria Russell.

(Sat 9 Jul 2011)

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Redstone Science Fiction

• SF e-zine, since mid-2010; editors and publishers Michael Ray and Paul Clemmons
• Format: Online, ebook formats
• Frequency: Monthly
http://redstonesciencefiction.com/

July 2011
Issue 14
• Fiction in this issue is by Morgan Dempsey, The Memory Gatherer, and Cory Doctorow, 0wnz0red (a reprint).
• There's an essay by Sarah Einstein, Breaking Heinlein’s Third Rule: Exercises for Revision, and one by Henry Cribbs, Cowboys and Aliens and Time-Travel, Oh My! -- Tall-Tech Tales from the Weird Wild West.
• Lois Tilton reviews Morgan Dempsey's story here.

(Sat 9 Jul 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/

July 2011
• This issue leads with Christopher DeFilippis' review of Jeffrey E. Barlough's < b>A Tangle in Slops.
• Other reviews include Sherwood Smith on Black Gate #15, Paul Kincaid on John Joseph Adams' Brave New Worlds, and Richard A. Lupoff on Claude Lalumiè're's The Door to Lost Pages.
• Column include Rick Klaw & Mark London Williams on graphic novels, Derek Johnson on films, and Rick Norwood on TV. There are also numerous audiobook reviews.

(Sat 9 Jul 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/

July 2011
• July 4th posts include fiction by Tracy Canfield, One-Eyed Jack's, poetry by Shweta Narayan, Homebound, and a column by Genevieve Valentine, Intertitles: In Praise of the Glorious Mess, concerning Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life.
• June 27th posts included an article by Alex Lyras, More Real Than Real: Philip K. Dick's Visionary Posthumanism, and a column by Vandana Singh, Living with the Other: Animals, the City, and the Future.

(Sat 9 Jul 2011)

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