A few weeks back, Jeff VanderMeer and Jeremy Tolbert appeared on an episode on The Sofanauts in which they had some harsh words for the short fiction magazines, including Asimov’s.
This week, The Sofanauts hosted a fascinating follow-on discussion centered on Asimov’s. Guests included Asimov’s Editor Sheila Williams and Managing Editor Brian Bieniowski. Writers, Jeff VanderMeer and Jeremy Tolbert also re-joined host Tony C. Smith to revisit the issue.
Contrary to growing opinion in the SF community, things are not all doom and gloom for the magazine. Digital sales are up and new methods of delivery are being explored. Yet some things, like website and digital submissions continue to be touchy subjects.
Don’t miss this frank and engaging roundtable focusing on one of the most established magazines in SF!