- Eric Rosenfield interviews Jeff VanderMeer (Finch).
- Command Line Podcast interviews Cory Doctorow (Makers).
- Stephen King Announces sequel to The Shining, but warns fans “don’t hold your breath”. [via Locus Online]
- Black Matrix Publishing is launching four magazines full of action, adventure, romance and suspense: Encounters (Contemporary or dark fantasy,scifi, horror and stories with a paranormal twist), Realms (traditional fantasy), Night Chills (creature-oriented horror), and Outer Reaches (stories of high adventure in the deepest reaches of space). [via Lou Antonelli]
- Patrick Rothfuss details the Worldbuilders fundraiser.
Articles & Stuff
- Twelfth Planet Press On publicity and promotion.
- Rochita Loenen-Ruiz on Five months later, I’m still thinking of Clarion West.
- New Scientist on How Our Brains Learned to Read. (via Booksquare)
- The Guardian on Why does Mandelson favour the Analogue Economy over the Digital?
- The German website Fantasy-Atlas.org has dozens of maps from various genre books. [via Marooned]
- Here’s a trailer for Hardcore by Andy Remic.
- Kristine Kathryn Rusch on The Freelancer’s Survival Guide: Postponing Your Dreams.