Table of Contents: Lightspeed Magazine’s Special WOMEN DESTROY SCIENCE FICTION Issue

Lightspeed Magazine sent along the table of contents for their special June issue, Women Destroy Science Fiction:

NOTE:

  • Items denoted with * are exclusive to the ebook edition.
  • Items denoted with ♀ are exclusive to the online edition.


FROM THE EDITORS

  • Editorial, June 2014: Women Destroy Science Fiction!

ORIGINAL SHORT STORIES — edited by Christie Yant

  • “Each to Each” by Seanan McGuire
  • “A Word Shaped Like Bones” by Kris Millering
  • “Cuts Both Ways” by Heather Clitheroe
  • “Walking Awake” by N.K. Jemisin
  • “The Case of the Passionless Bees” by Rhonda Eikamp
  • “In the Image of Man” by Gabriella Stalker *
  • “The Unfathomable Sisterhood of Ick” by Charlie Jane Anders *
  • “Dim Sun” by Maria Dahvana Headley *
  • “The Lonely Sea in the Sky” by Amal El-Mohtar *
  • “A Burglary, Addressed By a Young Lady” by Elizabeth Porter Birdsall *
  • “Canth” by K.C. Norton *

REPRINTS — selected by Rachel Swirsky

  • “Like Daughter” by Tananarive Due
  • “Love is the Plan the Plan is Death” by James Tiptree, Jr. (Alice Sheldon)
  • “The Great Loneliness” by Maria Romasco Moore *
  • “Knapsack Poems” by Eleanor Arnason *
  • “The Cost to Be Wise” by Maureen F. McHugh (novella) *

ORIGINAL FLASH FICTION — edited by Robyn Lupo

  • “Salvage” by Carrie Vaughn
  • “A Guide to Grief” by Emily Fox
  • “See DANGEROUS EARTH-POSSIBLES!” by Tina Connolly
  • “A Debt Repaid” by Marina J. Lostetter
  • “The Sewell Home for the Temporally Displaced” by Sarah Pinsker
  • “#TrainFightTuesday” by Vanessa Torline
  • “The Hymn of Ordeal, No. 23″ by Rhiannon Rasmussen
  • “Emoticon” by Anaid Perez *
  • “The Mouths” by Ellen Denham *
  • “M1A” by Kim Winternheimer *
  • “Standard Deviant” by Holly Schofield *
  • “Getting on in Years” by Cathy Humble *
  • “Ro-Sham-Bot” by Effie Seiberg *
  • “Everything That Has Already Been Said” by Samantha Murray *
  • “The Lies We Tell Our Children” by Katherine Crighton *

NONFICTION — edited by Wendy N. Wagner

  • Artists Spotlight by Galen Dara
  • Illusion, Expectation, and World Domination Through Bake Sales by Pat Murphy
  • Women Remember by Mary Robinette Kowal
  • Interview: Kelly Sue DeConnick by Jennifer Willis *
  • How to Engineer a Self-Rescuing Princess by Stina Leicht *
  • The Status Quo Cannot Hold by Tracie Welser *
  • Screaming Together: Making Women’s Voices Heard by Nisi Shawl *

PERSONAL ESSAYS — edited by Wendy N. Wagner

  • We are the Fifty Percent by Rachel Swirsky
  • Science Fiction: You’re Doin’ It Wrong by Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff *
  • Join Us in the Future by Marissa Lingen *
  • Are We There Yet? by Sheila Finch *
  • Not a Spaceship, Robot, or Zombie in Sight by Anne Charnock *
  • Writing Among the Beginning of Women by Amy Sterling Casil *
  • Toward a Better Future by Nancy Jane Moore *
  • We Are the Army of Women Destroying SF by Sandra Wickham *
  • Read SF and You’ve Got a Posse by Gail Marsella *
  • Stomp All Over That by O. J. Cade *
  • For the Trailblazers by Kristi Charish *
  • Women are the Future of Science Fiction by Juliette Wade *
  • We Have Always Fought by Kameron Hurley *
  • Writing Stories, Wrinkling Time by Kat Howard *
  • Where Are My SF Books? by DeAnna Knippling *
  • Reading the Library Alphabetically by Liz Argall *
  • Stepping Through a Portal by Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam *
  • The Wendybird by Stina Leicht *
  • I Wanted to be the First Woman on the Moon by Sylvia Spruck Wrigley *
  • Never Think of Yourself as Less by Helena Bell *
  • An ABC of Kickass by Jude Griffin *
  • Stocking Stuffers by Anaea Lay *
  • Breaching the Gap by Brooke Bolander *
  • Women Who Are More Than Strong by Georgina Kamsika *
  • A Science-Fictional Woman by Cheryl Morgan *
  • Your Future is Out of Date by Pat Murphy *
  • Stray Outside the Lines by E. Catherine Tobler *
  • My Love Can Destroy by Seanan McGuire *

AUTHOR SPOTLIGHTS — edited by Jude Griffin

  • Seanan McGuire
  • Kris Millering
  • Heather Clitheroe
  • N.K. Jemisin
  • Rhonda Eikamp
  • Tananarive Due
  • Gabriella Stalker *
  • Charlie Jane Anders *
  • Maria Dahvana Headley *
  • Amal El-Mohtar *
  • Elizabeth Porter Birdsall *
  • K.C. Norton *
  • Eleanor Arnason *
  • Maria Romasco Moore *
  • Maureen McHugh *

ILLUSTRATORS — art direction by Galen Dara

  • Li Grabbenstetter (“A Word Shaped Like Bones,” “Each to Each,” and “Love is the Plan the Plan is Death”) ♀
  • Elizabeth Leggett (“Cuts Both Ways,” “Salvage,” and “Like Daughter”) ♀
  • Hillary Pearlman (“Walking Awake”) ♀
  • Christine Mitzuk (“The Case of the Passionless Bees”) ♀
  • Galen Dara (cover artist)

PODCASTS — produced by Gabrielle de Cuir

  • “Each to Each” by Seanan McGuire ♀
  • “A Word Shaped Like Bones” by Kris Millering ♀
  • “Cuts Both Ways” by Heather Clitheroe ♀
  • “Walking Awake” by N.K. Jemisin ♀
  • “The Case of the Passionless Bees” by Rhonda Eikamp ♀
  • “Salvage” by Carrie Vaughn ♀
  • “Like Daughter” by Tananarive Due ♀
  • “Love is the Plan the Plan is Death” by James Tiptree, Jr. (Alice Sheldon) ♀