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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

June, 2008 (Vol. V: #4)


News, Editorial Changes, and Romania

It's never a dull moment around here.


Tumble Junket to the Planet Barrayar

The Lois McMaster Bujold Interview

From world-building to the Great American Novel, this multiple award winner shares her thoughts.


Watching Me, Watching You

Living in a false reality is great—as long as it's someone else's.

The Golden Age of Science Fiction Television

Looking Back at SFTV During the Long 1990s

Are the days of SFTV numbered?


Graphic Literature: A Blend of Genre, Medium, and Form

An International Survey of Graphic Literature

They're not just for kids anymore (and they're not just comic books)!

Appreciating Speculative Poetry

Read you now in meter, rhyme, and verse; it's cool, it's hip, and usually more terse.

The Parrots of Bad Cannstatt

Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying About Being in the Wrong Place at the Wrong Time

Is the road to success always lined with parrots?


Linguistics, Cultural Engineering, and World Building in Languages of Pao and Babel-17

Science Fiction where the science is linguistics.


Infected, by Scott Sigler

An intense, contagious summer read.

The Last Colony by John Scalzi

A fast-paced page turner.

April-May 2008 Short Fiction

Short fiction reviews to get you geared up for summer.

The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate by Ted Chiang

Multiple award winner Chiang is up for another one.