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Final Staff

Stacey Janssen

Managing Editor:
Dave Noonan


  • Mishell Baker
  • Bluejack
  • Amy Goldschlager
  • Emily Lupton
  • R. K. MacPherson
  • Scott James Magner
  • Robin Shantz

Copy Editors

  • Sarah L. Edwards
  • Yoon Ha Lee
  • Sherry D. Ramsey
  • Rena Saimoto
  • Paula Stiles


  • Marti McKenna
  • Bridget McKenna


  • Geb Brown

Publisher: Bluejack

April, 2005 (Vol. II: #3)


The Critical I

self-bias in review and analysis

The difference between opinion and critique? Supporting evidence.


Is Slipstream Just a Fancy Word for Voice?

What is slipstream and why do we care?


Reviving Literacy through Science Fiction and Fantasy

SF and fantasy have great potential for sparking young readers' interest.

Dangerous Visions and Feet of Clay

Sometimes a flaw results in greatness.


The Baroque Cycle by Neal Stephenson: A Review in Three Acts

Part Three: Tertium Non Data

The clockwork world winds down.

In the Night Room by Peter Straub

Imagination lets us cope with the unbearable.

Short Fiction Reviews, April 2005

April brings showers — of aliens.

The Cup of the World by John Dickinson

An overlooked gem; don't judge a book by its imprint.