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January 2010

RIP: Kage Baker

We knew it was coming, but that doesn’t make it any less sad… Green Man Review is reporting that Kage Baker passed away early this morning. They posted this [...]

January 31, 2010 // 6 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/31/10

Interviews & Profiles Locus Online has a Locus magazine interview excerpt with Charles Coleman Finlay. Blue Moon Rising interviews artist Jeff Carlisle. Frederik Pohl on [...]

January 31, 2010 // 2 Comments

William Shatner Reads Edgar Allan Poe

And by “reads” I mean “over-acts”. Bonus for the daring viewer who clicks play: Fred Travalena! So..apparently that 6 and not 5 Disturbing Things I [...]

January 30, 2010 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/30/10

Articles M. John Harrison reviews Plan for Chaos by John Wyndham: “Despite its academic interest, Plan for Chaos is an almost unreadable book…it comes with an [...]

January 30, 2010 // 1 Comment

Free Fiction for 1/29/10

Scribd offers Kristine Kathryn Rusch’s short novel “The Spires of Denon,” which is set in the universe of her latest novel Diving into the Wreck. [via [...]

January 29, 2010 // 0 Comments

Friday YouTube: Chakotay’s Rock

Now Chakotay vs. Pipe makes much more sense. [via Poe TV] Related posts: Pon Farr Mountain Star Trek Re-Imagined as a Teen Comedy George Lucas Reacts to Box Office Success of [...]

January 29, 2010 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/29/10

Interviews/Profiles Conversation with Writers interviews John Grant. Locus interviews John Crowley. io9 interviews Kim Stanley Robinson. John Scalzi’s Big Idea features [...]

January 29, 2010 // 0 Comments

Kage Baker Update

Kage Baker recently made public her battle with cancer. Green Man Review has posted an update on Ms. Baker’s health from Kathleen Bartholomew, her sister and care [...]

January 28, 2010 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/28/10

Interviews/Profiles The Agony Column interviews author Jeff Carlson (podcast) and Borderlands Bookstore owner Alan Beatts. (See also: SF Signal’s interview with Alan [...]

January 28, 2010 // 2 Comments

Godkiller on the Brain

In my review of episode 1 of Godkiller: Walk Among Us, the biggest complaint was that the 30-minute episode made it hard to get a handle on the story and thus left me wanting [...]

January 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/27/10

Interviews/Profiles I Should Be Writing interviews James Enge (podcast). The Agony Column interviews Nancy Etchemendy (podcast). BSC Review interviews Charlie Huston (video). [...]

January 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

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