Interviews & Profiles
- My Bookish Ways interviews Rhonda Mason.
- BBC interviews Samantha Shannon about YA fiction ‘snobbery’.
- SFFWorld interviews Elisabeth Waters.
- SFFWorld interviews Erin Karpluk.
- Huffington Post interviews Suzanne Palmieri.
- The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction interviews Naomi Kritzer.
- Tor.com interviews Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen.
- Electric Literature interviews Yoss.
- Amazon Editors at BookExpo America interview Ernest Cline.
- Notes from Coode Street interviews Samuel R. Delany.
- Slice of SciFi interviews Mark Edlitz.
- T. A. Wardrope interviews Bryan Thao Worra.
- Odyssey Workshop interviews Mike and Rachel Grinti (Part One).
- Curd-Siodmak-Award 2015: The Winners.
- Heinlein Scholarship Recipients.
- David Gerrold Says The Next Chtorr Book Will Be Finished In September.
- Little Golden Books to Release Series Based on Star Wars Movies.
- Book View Cafe announces Touched by Magic by Doranna Durgin.
- Chad Coleman (Tyrese from The Walking Dead) announces the release of the Treadwater graphic novel.
- New photos show a youthful Pluto still taking shape.
Events & Event News
- Voting for 2015 Hugo Awards Ends July 31.
- August 20-23, 2015: NecronomiCon Providence.
- Wanna win cool stuff? Check out The Folio Society’s Dune competition.
- New SF&F Writers Group Starts in South London.
- Alex Lamb says Demand Quality Aliens.
- Amazing Stories on Writing 101: Where Do I Send the Sf/f Book I Just Wrote?
- Bart Bishop on Academia vs. Imagination: The Problem of Intellectualism in the Works of Stephen King.
- Black Gate on The Books of Tanith Lee: Companions on the Road.
- Den of Geek on 50 forgotten sci-fi films from the 1990s.
- Diabolical Plots on Hugo Novelette Review: “The Journeyman: In the Stone House” by Michael F. Flynn.
- Grady Hendrix on The Great Stephen King Reread: Bag of Bones.
- Jason Sizemore on Imposter Syndrome.
- Max Gladstone on writing urban fantasy in a secondary world.
- Max Gladstone on The Laws of Magic.
- Max Gladstone on Revisiting Old Friends.
- Max Gladstone on Bees and Diversity.
- Motherboard on The Earliest Science Fiction.
- Open Culture on 93 Films Beloved by Stanley Kubrick.
- Paul Di Filippo reviews The Year’s Best Military SF & Space Opera.
- S.K. Dunstall on Writing a Book Together.
- The New Yorker on Sympathetic Sci-Fi.
- The Wertzone on Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell.
- Violette Malan on Is That Your Sword, Or Are You Just Happy to See Me?
- Zen Cho on My publishing journey: How I wrote three novels and binned two of them.
- George R. R. Martin’s A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms art revealed at Subterranean Press.
- Cover Reveal + Excerpt: Windswept by Adam Rakunas.
- The Art of Amy Sol.
- The Man of Tomorrow , Noumier Tawilah.
- Cargo Ship, Rafael Velasco.
- Girl and Lory, Luke Valentine.
- Thrall, jinglin Xu.
- Sleeping Giant by JasonTN.
- Memories, Lewis Henderson.
- Bandit, Jorge Rosario.
More Fun Stuff
- Excerpt: The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard.
- DAW Books Discussion: A Murder of Mages by Marshall Ryan Maresca.
- Ellen Datlow’s Photos from the July KGB Reading with Jeffrey Ford and David Eddison.
- “Steampunk” Infographics Beautifully Combine Past and Present. [via Boing Boing]
- Terry Brooks Finally Earns His Elf Ears.
- Sir Ian McKellen swiped ‘precious’ souvenirs from the Lord of the Rings film set.
- Geeky bowties.
- THE FIFTH ELEMENT Funko Pops. Personally, I would have called them “Moolti-pops”.