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A collaborative blog by Locus editors, contributors, and other invited guests. The opinions expressed here are solely those of the authors, and do not reflect the editorial position of Locus Magazine or Locus Online.

 




 


Editor

Alvaro Zinos-Amaro

Contributors

Alan Beatts
Terry Bisson
Marie Brennan
Karen Burnham
Siobhan Carroll
John Clute
F. Brett Cox
Ellen Datlow
Paul Di Filippo
Michael Dirda
Gardner Dozois
Andy Duncan
Stefan Dziemianowicz
Brian Evenson
Jeffrey Ford
Karen Joy Fowler
Kathleen Ann Goonan
Theodora Goss
Elizabeth Hand
Cecelia Holland
Rich Horton
Guy Gavriel Kay
James Patrick Kelly
Mark R. Kelly
Ellen Klages
Russell Letson
Karen Lord
Brit Mandelo
Adrienne Martini
Tim Pratt
Cat Rambo
Paul Graham Raven
Graham Sleight
Maureen Kincaid Speller
Peter Straub
Rachel Swirsky
Paul Witcover
Gary K. Wolfe
E. Lily Yu

Work Has Already Begun

The Kickstarter effort doesn’t close until May, and we’ve not quite doubled our initial fund raising goal. But archivist Kate is already hard at work:

Hello from the Locus offices!

I’m thrilled to report that our scanner and some preliminary archival materials have arrived so I’ve finally been able to dig in to the archives. Though I’m still early in the A’s, I’ve already come across a gem I wanted to share with you.

This photograph is of the late Douglas Adams, taken by Charles Brown in 1982. I finished Adams’ folder yesterday, and while I was star-struck and wide-eyed at every photo and document I scanned, this photograph was by far my favorite. So many of the photographs we see of well-known authors are posed or press photographs. Here, Adams looks natural, at ease.

As always, thank you so much for your support. The power this community wields is awe-inspiring.

Pass it on!

Kate

Douglas Adams

Comments

Pingback from SF Tidbits for 4/20/12 – SF Signal – A Speculative Fiction Blog
Time April 20, 2012 at 6:06 am

[...] Work Has Already Begun on the Locus Kickstarter project. [...]

Comment from Samyogita
Time April 20, 2012 at 7:51 pm

What a beautiful picture!!!!
Thank you sooo much for this.
Love it.

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