SF Tidbits for 8/30/08
- Interviews and Profiles:
- @Concept Sci-fi: Marianne De Pierres (Dark Space). [via Orbit]
- @The Agony Column: Lou Anders discusses space opera.
- @Emma Larkins: Jason Sanford
- Podcast: Craig Shaw Gardner on Humor in Speculative Fiction, from Odyssey SF/F Writing Workshop.
- @Locus Online: Interview excerpts from the latest issue, featuring Michael Chabon and Greer Gilman.
- Iain Banks answers reader questions.
- @OUPblog: Jeff Prucher, author of Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction, shares his thoughts on his recent Hugo win.
- @SciFi Wire: Michael Marshall Smith (The Servants).
- @SciFi Wire: Joshua Jackson, star of J.J. Abrams’ upcoming show The Fringe.
- @AccessAtlanta: George Takei. [via File 770]
- @SciFiChick: Eugene “Rod” Roddenberry and Trevor Roth.
- @The Bat Segundo Show: Brent Spiner
- Free Fiction [courtesy of QuasarDragon]
- Lilith Saintcrow is serializing her novel Selene. Here’s Part 4.
- @Cosmos: “Frame of Mind” by Christopher East.
- @Manybooks.net: A Stable For Nightmares by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu (1896).
- Audio Fiction:
- More free fiction @ Futurismic.
- Robert J. Sawyer shows off the cover of his imprint’s new anthology The Savage Humanists , which features fiction by Gregory Frost, James Patrick Kelly, John Kessel, Jonathan Lethem, James Morrow, Kim Stanley Robinson, Robert J. Sawyer, Tim Sullivan, and Connie Willis.
- Jo Walton’s love-hate relationship with fantasy.
- N.K. Jemisin asks: Why aren’t there any brown elves? [via Orbit]
- One for the writers: Kristine Kathryn Rusch on detail.
- Solar Flare and S.M. Duke weigh in on the future of Star Wars.
- Wired lists 10 Geeky Movies to Raise Your Kids On.
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