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September 2008

A Batch of Free Fiction Links

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 [...]

September 30, 2008 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/30/08

@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. [...]

September 30, 2008 // 0 Comments

2005 Kurt Vonnegut Video Interview

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 [...]

September 29, 2008 // 1 Comment

Books Received: September 29, 2008

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 [...]

September 29, 2008 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/29/08

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 [...]

September 29, 2008 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits for 09/29/2008

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 [...]

September 28, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 9/28/08

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 [...]

September 28, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/27/08

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. [...]

September 27, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/26/08

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.” [...]

September 26, 2008 // 0 Comments

Google Book Preview Crashes Internet Explorer

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 [...]

September 25, 2008 // 6 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/25/08

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. [...]

September 25, 2008 // 1 Comment

Wednesday Matinee: Harrison Bergeron

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

September 24, 2008 // 3 Comments

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