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September 2008

A Batch of Free Fiction Links

September 30, 2008 // 4 Comments

Here’s a bunch of links to recently-free fiction (too much for a tidbits post!), courtesy of eagle eyes over at QuasarDragon @Munseys: The Fire People by Ray Cumming [...]

SF Tidbits for 9/30/08

September 30, 2008 // 0 Comments

@SciFi Wire, Star Trek:TOS scribe D.C. Fontana picks her favorite Star Trek episodes, including ones written by Theodore Sturgeon, Harlan Ellison, and David Gerrold. [...]

2005 Kurt Vonnegut Video Interview

September 29, 2008 // 1 Comment

The recent Harrison Bergeron post has put me in a Kurt Vonnegut mood. Here’s a video interview with Vonnegut from a 2005 episode of PBS Now: [via The World in the Satin [...]

Books Received: September 29, 2008

September 29, 2008 // 2 Comments

Here are the books we received this past week. Fun games you can play: Rate the book covers! Tell us which books pique your interest! Tell us about past reading experiences [...]

SF Tidbits for 9/29/08

September 29, 2008 // 0 Comments

Free Fiction: Gwyneth Jones has posted a PDF version of her book, Bold As Love. [via Futurismic] Jay Lake shows off the cover for Alembical, an anthology of four novellas by [...]

Tube Bits for 09/29/2008

September 28, 2008 // 1 Comment

Mike Brotherton implores writers of SF TV and movies who are adapting SF stories to not add some sort of ‘societal message’. There’s a reason the story is [...]

SF Tidbits for 9/28/08

September 28, 2008 // 0 Comments

Concept Sci-fi interviews Gareth L. Powell (The Last Reef). Theodore Judson’s The Martian General’s Daughter was again featured on Stargate: Atlantis. How SciFi [...]

SF Tidbits for 9/27/08

September 27, 2008 // 0 Comments

John Scalzi shows off the cool cover of Metatropolis, an audio fiction compilation featuring Elizabeth Bear, Toby Buckell, Jay Lake, Karl Schroeder, and Scalzi himself. [...]

SF Tidbits for 9/26/08

September 26, 2008 // 0 Comments

DreamWorks has acquired the film rights to John Wyndham’s Chocky. “Steven Spielberg is said to be keen to make the adaptation his next directing project.” [...]

Google Book Preview Crashes Internet Explorer

September 25, 2008 // 6 Comments

For those users who have been using Internet Explorer to read SF Signal, it seems that the Google book Preview widget we posted yesterday causes IE to crash. That post has [...]

SF Tidbits for 9/25/08

September 25, 2008 // 1 Comment

Interviews and Profiles: @The Dragon Page: S. M. Stirling, author the the alternate history novel The Scourge of God. @Genreville: Del Rey editor-in-chief Betsy Mitchell. [...]

Wednesday Matinee: Harrison Bergeron

September 24, 2008 // 3 Comments

Next year, “Everyone Will Finally Be Equal”. That’s the tag line for 2081, a short film version of Kurt Vonnegut’s story “Harrison [...]
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