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RIP: Forrest J. Ackerman

More sad news today… Science fiction’s ultimate fan, Forrest J. Ackerman, died yesterday of heart failure, December 4, 2008, at the age of 92. (Forry fell ill [...]

December 5, 2008 // 3 Comments

Forrest J. Ackerman Update

UPDATE: Locus Online is was reporting that well-known science fiction fan and collector Forrest J. Ackerman has had passed away — but they have since retracted the [...]

November 6, 2008 // 2 Comments

Perry Rhodan: The Adventure Game

Perry Rhodan is a 46 year-old, unapologetic space opera started in Germany that’s still running strong, spanning thousands of volumes. Ace published an English run of [...]

November 17, 2007 // 6 Comments

Perry Rhodan Movie

Website at the End of the Universe points to Mission Stardust on YouTube, a movie based on the Perry Rhodan books. Sweet! I confessed Perry Rhodan as my guilty pleasure a [...]

November 17, 2006 // 3 Comments

March 2006 IROSF

The March 2006 Internet Review of Science Fiction is available: Editorial: Octavia Butler, A Remembrance by Steven Barnes Interviews: Bruce Holland Rogers and Charles Stross [...]

March 13, 2006 // 0 Comments

What’s Your Guilty Pleasure?

I’m not a reading snob. I’ve talked before about the guilty pleasures of reading: I do enjoy the guilty pleasures of reading. While reading literary works make me [...]

May 29, 2005 // 1 Comment

Translating SF and Fantasy

SF Crowsnest posted an article about translating science fiction and fantasy. Interesting, but I would have liked to see some name-dropping examples. For example, a brief [...]

October 8, 2004 // 1 Comment