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Defining the Genre: 7 Novels of Afrofuturism
Science fiction and fantasy often serve as way to examine and cope with societal issues, past or present. Given how prevalent the idea of “otherness”...
Blogging the Nebulas: Who Will Win?
For the last couple months, I’ve had the enjoyable task of reading my way through the seven nominees for the 2015 Nebula Award for Best Novel, which will...
These 2016 Hugo Nominees are Legit
The Hugo Awards controversy got ugly last year, but you didn’t read about it here: we’d rather talk about good books than the...
Blogging the Nebulas:
The Fifth Season
Is Angrily, Beautifully Apocalyptic
Editor’s note: The Nebula Awards are often described as the Academy Awards of SF/F literature. Like the Oscar, the Nebula is voted on by the members of...
Exclusive Cover Reveal: The Dreamblood Duology by N.K. Jemisin
Since she exploded onto the SF/F scene with her lauded 2010 debut The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, N.K. Jemisin has wasted no time, cranking out two sequels,...
The Fifth Season
Is a Masterful Exploration of a Broken World
The idea for N.K. Jemisin’s new epic fantasy The Fifth Season was conceived at a NASA-funded science workshop, and it shows: this is the kind of fantasy...
New Book Roundup: The Start of a World-Ending Epic Fantasy, Explosive Short Stories, and So Long Kitty
Favorite series end, continue, and (perhaps) begin in this week’s new books, which also, of course, include a number of one-and-dones. Take your...
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