Interviews & Profiles
- Uncanny Magazine interviews Delilah S. Dawson (Uncanny Magazine Issue 5).
- The Future Fire interviews Joyce Chng (Xiao Xiao and the Dragon Pearl).
- Lightspeed Magazine interviews Silvia Moreno-Garcia (Lightspeed, August 2015).
- Lightspeed Magazine interviews Chen Qiufan (Lightspeed, August 2015).
- interviews Interview: Jim C. Hines (Fable: Blood of Heroes).
- My Bookish Ways interviews Christopher Farnsworth (The Eternal World).
- Angela Slatter interviews Kurt Fawver (The 2nd Spectral Book of Horror Stories).
- Apex Magazine interviews Artist Billy Norrby (Apex, August 2015).
- RIP: Robert Conquest. [via Lawrrence Person]
- Book View Cafe announces Joy of Witchcraft by Mindy Klasky.
- Holly Black to publish new Faerie-based trilogy beginning with The Cruel Prince in winter of 2018.
- CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: People of Colo(u)r Destroy Science Fiction edited by Nalo Hopkinson and Kristine Ong Muslim.
Events & Event News
- Mythic Indy: An Anthology of Short Stories.
- The 8th Day by Gleipnir Games. [via Nonlocal Science Fiction]
- Aliette de Bodard on Manga, Anime, And My Writing.
- Amazing Stories on 5 of the “Best” Video Game Movies.
- Beth Carswell on What We Talk About When We Talk About YA.
- Bibliotropic on The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard.
- Caitlín Rosberg on Representation Matters: Embracing Change in Comics.
- Catherine Cavendish on The Curse of the Chindi.
- Charlie Jane Anders on The Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Absolutely Must Read in August.
- Cinema Blend on The 5 Most Hated Avengers, According To Twitter Users (slideshow warning).
- Gail Carriger on Vampires & Werewolves: Around the World in 8 Absurdities.
- Jason Sizemore on Playing with the Hydra.
- Jeff VanderMeer on Shared Worlds Teen SF/Fantasy Writing Camp: Year Eight.
- John Wiswell offers 7 Tips For Better Conventions.
- Kirkus Reveiws (Andrew Liptak) on Genre and Margaret Atwood.
- Michael R. Underwood on 21st Century Heroes Representation Marvel DC Movies.
- My Bookish Ways says Read This: Alice by Christina Henry.
- OMNI Reboot on 10 of The Best Time Travel Books.
- Peter Watts on A Young Squid’s Illustrated Primer.
- Rodolfo Martínez on Twenty Years Ago.
- Scott A. Cupp on Forgotten Films: The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec (2010).
- Sigrid Ellis on Killjoys.
- Slate on on 1982: A Sci-fi summer.
- The B&N Sci-Fi and Fantasy Blog on Dune at 50: A Newbie’s Guide. (See also: DUNE: The Insanely Complete 3-Hour Fan Cut)
- Tor.com on Five Japanese Books of Mystery and Imagination.
- Whatever on The Big Idea: Jim C. Hines.
- The top 10 paintings of artist Alex Ross as chosen by Alex Ross.
- ‘Iron Man vs Ultron’ by Juan Manuel Orozco.
- Batman by Ivan Mitrohin.
More Fun Stuff
- Excerpt and Giveaway: Mark of the Black Arrow by Debbie Viguié & James R. Tuck.
- Excerpt: King of the Bastards by Brian Keene and Steven L. Shrewsbury.
- Teaser extract from Bradley P. Beaulieu’s Twelve Kings in Sharakhai.
- Table of Contents: Locus Magazine, August 2015.
- Ackermansion: Visiting with Huell Howser. [via Paul Di Filippo]
- Ares 3: The Right Stuff – new promo for upcoming adaptation of The Martian.
- Kirk/Spock/Delft china pattern tote.
- Crashed Star Destroyer made with 12,000 Lego bricks.
- Game of Thrones: Season 5 Special FX.
- How to Carve Out Tauntaun Cookies.
- Elements – Experiments in Character Design.