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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

December, 2008 (Vol. V: #10)


The Old and the New

Meet the new IROSF staffers! Also, keep sending us articles.


Mars Concedes!

Santa saves Pia Zadora...can he save the film?

What Science Fiction Leaves Out of the Future, #1

No News is Good News?

Are reporters intentionally left out of future visions, or are they simply forgotten?

Signals 15

Have we homogenized our heroes?


Escaping into the Real

The Fantasy of Pan's Labyrinth

Finding the line between fantastic and imagined elements.

Melrose Space to Marauder

The Starship Troopers Film Trilogy

Heinlein's Federation through several lenses.


Review of Charles Stross's Saturn's Children

The space opera entertains and disappoints in turns.

Review of Kate Story's debut novel Blasted, three books in one.

Short Fiction, December 2008

Sit by the fire and sip cocoa with these tales.

Review of David D. Levine's Space Magic

The Hugo-winner's first collection won't be his last.