Interviews & Profiles
- Electric Literature interviews Hanya Yanagihara, author of A Little Life.
- Europa SF interviews Costi Gurgu.
- George Clooney talks about Tomorrowland and his haters.
- Ginger Nuts interview Nathan Ballingrud of North American Lake Monsters.
- My Bookish Ways interviews Ethan Reid, author of The Undying: Shades.
- The Science Fiction Book Club interviews Kirsty Logan, author of The Gracekeepers.
- SFF World interviews Greg Keyes, author of Footsteps in the Sky.
- The Skiffy and Fanty Show interviews Andrea Phillips, author of Revision.
- Speculate SF hosts a roundtable discussion with authors Carrie Patel and Josh Vogt.
- Sword and Laser interviews Rachel Aaron, author of Nice Dragons Finish Last .
- The Hugo Voter Packet is Available.
- JK Rowling vindicated over Daily Mail’s false claims, high court told. [via Paul Di Filippo]
- New SFWA Board Announced.
- Open Road Announces Harry Turtledove and Jeffrey Ford Titles.
- Tor.com is Announcing Novellas from Andy Remic and Tim Lebbon.
Events & Event News
- Elevengeddon & PHXCC: Why You Should Go!
- The programming schedule for the NecronomiCon Providence 2015 – panels, talks, author readings – is now available online.
- Galaxy Command – Space card driven game where you explore, colonize and protect the galaxy. For 1 to 4 players. Plays in 30 minutes.
- Outlast: The Zombie Card Game – An inexpensive, simple mechanics, intensely strategic, highly competitive zombie game played with a standard deck of cards.
- Reviews: The Chicago Sun-Times | The Chicago Tribune | Empire | FilmJournal | Forbes | The Hollywood Reporter | LA Times | L.A. Weekly | NYTimes | RadioTimes | SpinOff | Vulture | Washington Times | The Wrap | WSJ
- Interview: Brad Bird, Architect of Tomorrowland.
- Interview: Britt Robertson on Tomorrowland and Being A Power Ranger.
- Interview: Director Brad Bird filmed Disney’s Tomorrowland with posterity in mind.
- Interview: A Conversation With Tomorrowland’s Brad Bird and Damon Lindelof.
- Interview: Five questions with Tomorrowland’s Matthew MacCaull.
- Interview: George Clooney On Fatherhood.
- Interview: George Clooney Talks Optimism in Tomorrowland.
- Interview: George Clooney, Brad Bird, and Damon Lindelof on Dealing With the Haters.
- Interview: Matthew MacCaull Talks iZombie, Tomorrowland & More!
- British Columbia was the perfect setting for Tomorrowland.
- Damon Lindelof’s Tomorrowland Post-Credits Scene Was Amazing.
- George Clooney’s Tomorrowland Exists in Spain.
- GM dusts off its futuristic cars for Tomorrowland.
- Is Tomorrowland Any Good? Mike and Matt Debate on the Latest Episode of Post Credits.
- Learn Plus Ultra’s origins in two animated backstory videos for Disney’s Tomorrowland.
- Meet Britt Robertson: 11 Things To Know About Tomorrowland’s Star.
- The Stranger on The Hollow Hope of Tomorrowland.
- Take An Inside Look At Disneyland’s Tomorrowland Exhibit.
- Tomorrowland Almost Had A Stanley Kubrick Cameo.
- Tomorrowland beautiful but preachy.
- Tomorrowland Disney History: The Theme Park’s Past is a Glimpse Into The Future.
- Tomorrowland Featurettes Go Behind the Scenes of the Disney Film.
- Tomorrowland may piss off climate change deniers — and that’s a good thing.
- World exclusive Tomorrowland video explains why it’s best viewed in IMAX.
- 8 Things Today’s Comic-Book Movies Can Learn From Annie.
- 30 Years Later, Real Genius is Still the Geek Solidarity Film That Nerd Culture Deserves.
- Game of Thrones and the Legacy of Robert E. Howard
- Kameron Hurley discusses “the people economy” of Mad Max: Fury Road.
- Nicolette Stewart suggests Ten Post-Apocalyptic Novels Written by Women.
- The Penfield Mood Organ in Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
- Scifi Bloggers on A Madman with a Box.
- Superhero TV: is the age of the secret identity over?
- There’s more to the science of Discworld than turtle biology.
- We All Agree that Mad Max: Fury Road is Great. Here’s Why It’s Also Important.
- Will Mad Max: Fury Road’s admirable gender politics shape future action films? Plus a film critic’s septugenarian mother-in-law reviews the film, and is pleased to report that “The band kept things lively.”
- Entitled “Lego Adventure in the City,” the stop-motion animated video tells the story of a little green snake who tries to save his city from an attack of grey LEGO bricks and a rampaging dinosaur, though not before making some lunch and watching TV.
- An Impressively Detailed Tiny Steampunk Heart.
More Fun Stuff
- George Takei has an interesting point for Marvel Entertainment.
- Here are some Easter Eggs carefully hidden in The Waste of Mad Max!
- Hey, Marvel, we found that Black Widow movie you’ve been meaning to make…
- How Does Quicksilver Listen to Music? in X-Men?
- Oooh, are we getting another fragment of Jodorowsky’s Dune?
- Read an excerpt from The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness at Qwillery.
- Read an excerpt from Updraft by Fran Wilde at Tor.com.
- Watch a trailer for the Horror-Comedy Cooties.
- Watch a trailer for Lego Dimensions featuring Doc Brown!
- Why not spend Memorial Day Weekend learning about SCIENCE?