Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Tidbits for 4/30/13
Interviews & Profiles
- Alasdair Stuart interviews Dana Fredsti.
- The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction interviews Elizabeth Bourne.
- The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction interviews Sean F. Lynch.
- The New York Public Library interviews William Gibson. [via io9]
- Slate interviews Neal Stephenson. [via Paul Di Filippo]
- Lawrence M. Schoen interviews David Brin.
- An Early interview with JK Rowling.
- My Bookish Ways interviews Jack Campbell.
- Standout Books interviews Fritz Freiheit.
- Building Harlequin’s Moon eBook is now on sale for $2.99.
- The Hum and the Shiver eBook is now on sale for $2.99.
- J.J. Abrams To Option Stephen King Novel '11/22/63' For TV Series.
- Star Wars Will Be Translated into Navajo.
- DUFF, the Down Under Fan Fund 2013 Ballot. [via Andrew Porter]
- Thu 9 May, 7pm – 9pm i nLeicester: Raymond E. Feist in discussion and Q & A. .
- Saturday 15th June in Wolverhampton: FUTURA Sci-Fi Convention.
- The Alternative Typewriter [Women in Genre, Day 25] Anne Lyle and Historical Sexuality.
- Fantasy Cafe on Kiini Ibura Salaam.
- Foz Meadows on A Rule of Thumb for Escapism.
- All Things Urban Fantasy on Sandy James's series mythology & win Alliance of the Amazons series.
- Robert J. Sawyer on 30th anniversary as a full-time writer.
- Frederik Pohl on The Manuscripts That Wouldn’t Die.
- Scott Edelman on Thanos, Free Comic Book Day, and me.
- Alex Shvartsman on Five Practical Tips on Writing Humor.
- Michael Swanwick on A Brutal Test for Your Fiction.
- Kevin Emerson on Our Fascination With Aliens And Alien Abductions.
- Electric Velocipede on Issue #26 Remembrance of the Future.
- Whatever on The Big Idea: Martin Berman-Gorvine.
- Angels of Retribution on Publishing and Marketing 02: Nightshade Books.
- My Bookish Ways reviews NOS4A2 by Joe Hill.
- Sci-Fi Fan Letter reviews A Turn of Light by Julie Czerneda.
- FEARnet on Clive Barker in Comics, Part Three: Raising ‘Hell’ at Marvel.
- Boing Boing on Pravic: new SF zine.
- Strange Chemistry on Why the Editor Picked the Book – Poltergeeks by Sean Cummings.
- Space.com on Comet ISON Could Create Meteor Shower.
- Financial Times on Writers’ second thoughts.
- Mindhut on 8 Big Scientific Errors in The Avengersa>.
- Mindhut on 5 Dystopian Societies that Could Happen in 10 Years.
- Den of Geek on The 10 great horror films of 1973 that weren't The Exorcist. [via This Is Horror]
- Blastr on 14 great sci-fi TV series you could be watching on Netflix now.
- My Bookish Ways on Top 10 Must Read Titles of May 2013 (SF/F/Horror).
- concept ships: MANCHU Monday: 50x65cm sci-fi traditional illustration.
- Sci-fi Art: Zorra.
- Creature Spot – New Alien by Josh Crockett.
- Sage of Falvos by *Raelsatu.
- Time to Fight by *mherrador.
- Machine City by ~MarcMons007.
- Digital Illustrations by Alexandra Semushina.
More Fun Stuff
- Sci-Fi Songs: Download "Zombinista"… For Free!.
- Preview the First Chip Kidd Pages From Neil Gaiman’s Make Good Art.
- How Does the Act of Writing Affect Your Brain?
- Mayor of Reykjavik, Iceland Voting in an Election While Dressed as a Jedi. [via Paul Di Filippo]
- Maps of the TARDIS Interior.
- 15 Superman Tattoos.
- According to Cliff Notes, Robby the Robot Appears in Frank Herbert's Dune.
- Vampire Killing Kit.
- Vegan Jawa Cookie Cupcakes.
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