Table of Contents, May 1990

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THE NEWSPAPER OF THE SCIENCE FICTION FIELD
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Table of Contents
STORIES
1990 Hugo Awards Nominations………………………..1
Interzone Goes Monthly; Other Magazine News .. 4
Feds Vs. Cyberpunk………………………………………….. .4
Pillaging the Girl Scouts…………………………………….. .4
Montana Agreement U n stu ck ……………………………4
Bram Stoker Awards Nominations………………………4
Russo Wins Philip K. Dick A w ard………………………5
New Dell Horror Line ………………………………………. .5
BOMC Adds SF Category…………………………………. .5
Pantheon Protest Mounts …………………………………. .5
The Satanic Verses: Part XII ……………………………. .5
THE DATA FILE
Publishing News ………………………………………………… 9
Court C a se s……………………………………………………….. 9
Bookstore News ……………………………………………….. 9
Announcements ………………………………………………. 62
Awards …………………………………………………………….. 62
Contests …………………………………………………………… 62
Market N ew s……………………………………………………. 62
Magazine News ……………………………………………….. 62
Worldcon News………………………………………………… 62
Book N ews……………………………………………………….. 62
Rights & Permissions………………………………………. 62
Publications Received …………………………………….. 62
INTERVIEWS
Suzy McKee Charnas:
Entering a New S tage…………………. 7
Walter Jon Williams:
Too Wild & Imaginative ……………. 7
COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS
People & Publishing………………………………………….. 8
Agent’s Comer, Richard Curtis ………………………. 11
Moons & Stars & Stuff, Fritz L e ib e r……………….. 13
Locus Bulletin B o a rd ………………………………………. 37
Locus L etters……………………………………………………. 61
Editorial Matters………………………………………………. 63
LOCUS LOOKS AT BOOKS
Reviews by Faren Miller:…………………………………. 15
Voyage to the Red Planet, Terry Bisson; Points
of Departure, Pat Murphy; A Pursuit of Miracles,
George Turner; Universe 1, Robert Silverberg
& Karen Haber, eds.; Zenith 2, David S.
Garnett, ed.; The Chymical Wedding, Lindsay
Clarke; The Cloning of Joanna May, Fay Weldon;
At Midnight on the 31st of May, Josephine
Young Case.
Reviews by Edward Bryant:……………………………… 19
Lost Angels, David J. Schow; Alien Sex, Ellen
Datlow, ed.; The Unseen, Joseph Citro; Author’s
Choice Monthly Issue 4: Nine Hard
Questions About the Nature of the Universe,
Lewis Shiner.
Reviews by Russell Letson:……………………………… 21
Wolf and Iron, Gordon R. Dickson; The Hemingway
Hoax: A Short Comic Novel of Existential
Terror, Joe Haldeman; Tales from Planet
Earth, Arthur C. Clarke; Beyond the Fall of
Night, Arthur C. Clarke & Gregory Benford.
Reviews by Dan Chow:…………………………………….. 23
The World Beyond the Hill, Alexei & Cory
Panshin; Beyond the Fall of Night, Arthur C.
Clarke & Gregory Benford; Mazeway, Jack
Williamson; The Hemingway Hoax: A Short
Comic Novel of Existential Terror, Joe Haldeman.
Special Review by Gregory Benford: ………………. 25
Project Solar Sail, Arthur C. Clarke & David
Brin.
Reviews by Carolyn Cushman: …………………………27
An Abyss of Light, Kathleen O’Neal; The
Stalking Horse, Constance Ash; The Eternal
Enemy, Michael Berlyn; Shadowplay, Jo Clayton;
Royal Chaos, Dan McGirt; Dragon’s
Teeth, Lee Killough; Mission: Tori, Johanna
M. Bolton; Call of Madness, Julie Dean Smith;
The Shadow Warrior, Pat Zettner; Wolfwalker,
Tara K. Harper,.
Reviews by Tom Whitmore:………………………………31
Earth, David Brin; Don’t Tell the Grownups,
Alison Lurie; Drink Down the Moon, Charles
de Lint; Walker of Worlds, Tom De Haven;
Madouc: Lyonesse 3, Jack Vance; The Essence
of Evil, Joe Clifford Faust.
Short Reviews by Scott Winnett:……………………….33
Space Hawks #1 , Sean Dalton; The Wheels of
If/The Pugnacious Peacemaker, L. Sprague de
Camp & Harry Turtledove; Blood Lust, Ron
Dee; The Haunt, John Fogarty; Isaac’s Universe
Volume One: The Diplomacy Guild,
Martin H. Greenberg, ed.; Mummy Stories,
Martin H. Greenberg, ed.; Bill the Galactic
Hero on the Planet of the Bottled Brains, Harry
Harrison & Robert Sheckley; Shoebag, Mary
James; Midas, Wolfgang Jeschke; My Cousin,
My Gastroenterologist, Mark Leyner; The
Revelation, Bentley Little; Illegal Alien, James
Luceno; Virago, Karen Marie Christa Minns;
Morigu: The Dead, Mark C. Perry; Natural History,
Joan Perucho; The Highroad Trilogy Book
Two: Revolution’s Shore, Alis A. Rasmussen;
Kaleidoscope, Harry Turtledove.
Distillations: Short Fiction Reviews
by Mark R. Kelly:………………………………………. 35
Universe 1, Robert Silverberg & Karen Haber,
eds.; Interzone 3-4/90; Omni 5/90; Amazing 7/
90; Analog 5/90; Asimov’s 6/90; F&SF 4/90;
F&SF 5/90.
LISTINGS
Conventions …………………………………………………….. 40
Magazines Received —March …………………………..44
Books Received —M a rch ………………………………….45
British Books —February………………………………….53
Bestsellers………………………………………………………….59
OBITUARIES
Lisa Novak ………………………………………………………..60
Appreciation by Lou Aronica……………………….. 60
Helen Hoke W atts……………………………………………. 60
Donald H u tte r …………………………………………………. 60
Stephen Frances……………………………………………….. 60
Heinz H a b e r…………………………………………………….. 61
A c e ………….. 2,12,28,43
Avon…………………….. 50
B a en ………………….10,32
Bantam………………18,19
Classifieds……………. 55
Collier Nucleus……. 16
L.W. C u rre y …………..63
D AW ……………………..26
Del R e y ………………….24
Donning/Starblaze…. 36
Suzy McKee Charna s ….. (BG) 1
Walter Jon Williams .. (CNB) 1
Richard Paul R u sso ……. (PC) 4
Suzy McKee Charna s ….. (BG) 7
Walter Jon Williams .. (CNB)7
Margaret F a lk ……………….. (F) 8
NAL/Roc …………….. 67
Popular Library .. 18,30
T o r …………….. 22,Insert
U rsu s ……………………..14
Warner ………………….68
PHOTO LISTING
Arthur C. Clarke,
Gregory Benford…………. (F) 8
Jennifer R oberson……….. (BG) 8
Robert R. McCammon.. (BG) 8
Edward Bryant………………..(F) 8
Kathleen O’Neal Gear,
W. Michael G e a r….. (JWB) 9
Fritz Leiber ……………………(F) 13
Lisa Novak………………..(CNB)60
Donald Hutter ………………(F) 60
Bookshop Santa C ru z ……. (F)61
PHOTO CREDITS: (BG) Beth Gwinn, (CNB) Charles N. Brown, (PC) Peter Citrak (F) Furnished,
(JWB) Justin W. Bridges/Tor.
ISSUE #352, VOL 24 NO. 5, May 1990, Mailing Date: April 22,1990
LOCUS May 1990/3
INDEX TO ADS
Drunken Dragon …. 54
Robert G av o ra ……. 47
Locus …………………… 66
Locus P re s s …………. 63