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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

September, 2008 (Vol. V: #7)



Crazy Eyes and Evil Laugh Go Here

In which I do not share the secrets in my basement.


An Interview with Cory Doctorow

From babies to terrorists, Doctorow discusses his family, his books, and the state of the world.


SF and Fantasy

Siamese Twins or a Marriage of Convenience?

Are these two genres as close as we usually assume—or are they just faking it?

Sub-Genre Spotlight

Hollow Earth Fiction

Journeys to the Center

A look at the fiction that explores what lies beneath our crust.


Middle-Aged Teenagers From the Future

The Legion of Super-Heroes celebrates its 50th anniversary.

Space Opera Rules; But By Whom?

Why moving back toward a ruling class really isn't plausible.


Inconsistencies of World Building

Does it matter if the story's consistent as long as it's consistently entertaining?

R.A. Lafferty, Sir Thomas More, and the Problems of Utopia

Even "perfect" worlds have their issues.


Review of Little Brother, by Cory Doctorow

A book that is not only essential, but entertaining.

The Margarets

A Review in Seven Parts

Sojat aims to set the record straight on this deceptively well-received novel.

August 2008 Short Fiction Review

Stories to ease you into the cooler weather.