August, 2009 (Vol. VI: #8)
What to talk about when you're not at WorldCon.
An Interview with Robert Reed
On futurizing, novelizing, and running; plus bitch-slapping John Clute, and the evolutionary disadvantages of sociopaths.
The death of a label does not necessarily reflect on the fiction within it.
Notes From an Amateur Bookseller
There's more value in used books than mere money.
A look at one of the classics; when science could save the human race instead of always being it's scapegoat.
Our under-rated (by the mainstream) master of satire tackles stereotypes of misogyny
Review of Walter Jon Williams' This is Not a Game
Does it really matter if your reality is...real? At what point do fiction and reality become the same?
METAtropolis, Edited by John Scalzi
A groundbreaking audiobook of uncivilization by some of today's top talent.
Something new, something old; some of it hot, some of it cold.