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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

November, 2009 (Vol. VI: #11)


Trampling Through Leaves

Internal changes are upon us.


The Ones to Watch, Part III

If at first you don't succeed, redefine success! But if at first you do succeed...


The Genre on the Doorstep

Dead Air 2

Just because it looks and tastes like horror doesn't mean it should blanketly represent the genre.

Smart Bitches, Guilty Pleasures

Signals 26

"Tender, but biting." -- And it has nothing to do with vampires!


From Genly AI to Louis Proof

Cultural Diversity in Science Fiction and Fantasy

Moving beyond the sidekick syndrome.

The Rise and Fall of the Military Techno-Thriller

From its early stages to present, and the changes this subgenre has seen.

From Best-Seller to Oblivion

A Renaissance Literary Phenomenon

Very early fantasy that disappeared from respectable shelves after being the favorite of kings and emperors.



Review of Tokyo

A Japanese independant film made by non-Japanese citizens.

Science, Wisdom, and the Storyteller's Art

A Review of Bud Sparhawk's Vixen

Looking for a contemporary classic in the golden-age mold? Look no further!

Short Fiction, November 2009

Steampunk is big this month.