I spoke with Joshua about writing, publsihing, fantasy, his busy schedule, and of course, his recently released novel.
Table of Contents: CLOCKWORK UNIVERSE: STEAMPUNK VS. ALIENS Edited by Patricia Bray and Joshua Palmatier
- “The Cavorite Job” by Ian Tregillis
- “Gracie’s Fire” by Leah Cutter
- “Quinta Essentia” by Bradley P. Beaulieu
- “When Comrade Ekaterina Died for the Motherland” by J.R. Hargenrader
- “A Clockwork Alien” by Gini Koch
- “Heart of the Empire” by Jason Palmatier
- “The Red Queen and the White” by C.B. Pratt
- “The Wizard of Woodrow Park” by Jean Marie Ward
- “Of War and Wings” by Tansy Rayner Roberts
- “Airship Down: A Sound and Fury Adventure” by Gail Z. Martin & Larry N. Martin
- “Steamsuit” by David J. Fortier
- “Fingers of Steam, Veins of Gold” by Brad Hafford
- “Heart of Clockwork” by S.C. Butler
- “Lady Antheia’s Guide to Horticultural Warfare” by Seanan McGuire
There’s also an Introduction by Patricia Bray.
[via Tansy Rayner Roberts]
Joshua Palmatier is a fantasy writer with a PhD in mathematics, currently residing in Binghamton, NY, while teaching mathematics at SUNY College at Oneonta. He has five books currently on the shelves: The Skewed Throne, nominated for the Compton Crook Award for 2006, The Cracked Throne, The Vacant Throne, the conclusion of the Throne of Amenkor series, and Well of Sorrows and Leaves of Flame, the first two books in a new series written under the pseudonym Benjamin Tate. He has also co-edited the anthologies After Hours: Tales from the Ur-bar and The Modern Fae’s Guide to Surviving Humanity.
by Joshua Palmatier
John DeNardo here at SF Signal asked me to stop by and say a few words about the behind-the-scenes action in creating a new small press, Zombies Need Brains, that I hope will be able to bring SF&F fans some great anthologies in the near future. We’re running a Kickstarter campaign for the creation of the small press and for the first anthology, CLOCKWORK UNIVERSE: STEAMPUNK vs. ALIENS, with some great authors — including Scott Lynch, Seanan McGuire, Gini Koch, Gail Z. Martin, Bradley Beaulieu, Ian Tregillis, and Caitlin Kittredge — already lined up to participate if we’re funded. Check it out at Kickstarter if you haven’t already. It’s an exciting project.
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