Tue 28 March 2000
The members of the Sidewise Awards for Alternate History jury are
nearing the end of their reading for the 1999 awards and the
deadline for recommending novels and stories to their attention
is close. If there is an alternate history first published during
1999 which you would like to recommend, especially any which may
have been published outside the science fiction press, please contact
the Sidewise jury, c/o Steven Silver. A
checklist of items already recommended may be found at the Sidewise
Tue 8 Feb 2000
Fiction editor Ellen Datlow would like writers to know that she is not soliciting reprints for SCIFI.COM. Her SCIFI.COM market report about publishing two reprints per month concerns ''classic'' reprints. Don't call her, she'll call you.
Wed 26 Jan 2000
Deadline extended: The John Crowley Master Class in Fiction sponsored by Chimera, Inc. has a new e-mail address, firstname.lastname@example.org, and a new deadline: April 1, 2000.
Deadline is April 1 to apply to this year's Clarion West Writers Workshop, held from June 18 through July 28 in Seattle. Teachers include John Crowley and Paul Park (team teaching), Geoff Ryman, Candas Jane Dorsey, Pat Murphy, David Hartwell, and Carol Emshwiller. Application information is available from Clarion West, 340 Fifteenth Avenue East, Suite 350, Seattle, WA 98112, or on the website.
Clarion West Writers Workshop
''Everything's Ducky'', a stage musical by Bill Russell and Jeffrey Hatcher, updating Hans Christian Andersen's ''The Ugly Duckling'', plays at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, Mountain View CA, January 19 - February 13, 2000
Analog magazine and author David Brin are sponsoring The First Annual SF in the Classroom Web Resource Contest, with a $1000 cash first prize. Submission deadline is July 1, 2000. Webs of Wonder