TOC: ‘Resnick On The Loose’ by Mike Resnick

Mike Resnick has sent along the table of contents for Resnick On The Loose, his upcoming non-fiction collection of 77 articles, introductions and editorials coming out at Chicon 7 from Wildside Press:

Part 1: The Jim Baen’s Universe Editorials

  • Howdy
  • Welcome to the Future
  • Straitjackets
  • Slush
  • Revealed Falsehoods
  • Breeding Like Rabbits – or Hugos
  • Television Has a Lot to Answer For
  • Attending Worldcon
  • Remembering Giants
  • The Greatest Thinker of them All
  • The Sun Will Come Up Tomorrow
  • Words Matter
  • Joe Smith
  • Last Impressions
  • Looking Close to Home
  • What’s in a Name
  • Pros and Cons
  • The Critics, Lord Love ‘Em
  • Chemo For Algernon
  • So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish


Part 2: Introductions to Books by Friends

  • Intro to A Thousand Deaths
  • Intro to A Small and Remarkable Life
  • Intro to Star Smashers of the Galaxy Rangers
  • Intro to Tarzan Alive
  • Intro to Darkness Falling
  • Intro to Mad Scientist Meets Cannibal
  • Intro to The Queen of Air and Darkness
  • Intro to Nano Comes to Clifford Falls
  • Intro to Relativity
  • Intro to Fangs and Angel Wings
  • Intro to Ships in the Night
  • Intro to The Best of David Gerrold
  • Intro to The Grey Prince
  • Intro to Tides from the New World
  • Intro to Picasso’s Cat
  • Intro to The Tarzan Twins
  • Intro to Who Fears the Devil?
  • Intro to A Guide to Barsoom
  • Intro to The Chicon III Proceedings
  • Intro to Thunder in the Void
  • Afterword to Simulacron-3

Part 3: Introductions to My Anthologies

  • Intro to Down These Dark Spaceways
  • Intro to Alien Crimes
  • Intro to Men Writing SF as Women
  • Intro to Women Writing SF as Men
  • Intro to I, Alien
  • Intro to Space Cadets
  • Intro to Bug-Eyed Monsters and Bimbos
  • Intro to This is My Funniest
  • Intro to This is My Funniest 2
  • Intro to New Voices in SF
  • Intro to The Worldcon Guest of Honor Speeches
  • Intro to The Dragon Done It

Part 4: Interviews

  • German Interview
  • Bulgarian Interview
  • Czech Interview
  • Interview with Phil Athens
  • Facebook Interview
  • Stellar Guild Interview

Part 5: Articles

  • Efficiencies on the Dark Continent
  • The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit
  • Flavors of Fred
  • I Have Seen the Future
  • SF in the 1990s
  • The Chilly Equations
  • Terrorists Can’t Hold a Candle to Bureaucrats
  • Me and Lucifer
  • Hope for the Color-Blind
  • Mau Mau
  • Wings O’Bannon Rides Again
  • The Dean
  • Blood and Circuses
  • American Science Fiction in 2009
  • Western Steam
  • My Favorite Fred Pohl Book
  • PHORPHORescence and Beyond
  • Making It