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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, 2009 (Vol. VI: #6)



Bring cake! Editors love cake!


The Greatest Terror Lurks Just Outside Our Door

How Quatermass Saved England, Hammer Films and British SF Cinema

The history and influence of Britain's first favorite SF hero.

Arthuriana Through the Ages

From History to Legend... And Back?

How each age uses Arthur for its own purposes.

Social Networking and Other Unexpected Tech

Signals 21

Our fearless columnist dives ever deeper into cyberspace and finds traffic, connection, and geek gold.

Con Report

Attack of the Killer Sock Puppets

Six Weeks at Clarion South

From crime-fighting hamburgers to professional fiction sales.


The Network Science Fiction Television Boom—and Bust

Has this wave of science ficton televison finally crested?

Nerds in Love

Why humanity is central in 1986's The Fly.


Short Fiction, June 2009

Best-of-the-Month goes to Interzone, which has reached the age of 222.