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2010 Directories




 

Analog Science Fiction and Fact

• Science fiction and nonfiction; published since 1930 (originally Astounding); edited by Stanley Schmidt
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Near-monthly (10 issues/year)
http://www.analogsf.com/

March 2011
Vol. 131 No. 3, $4.99, 112pp, cover art by Dr. Mark A. Garlick
• This issue has novelettes by Paul Carlson and John G. Hemry, short stories by Sarah Frost, Brad Aiken, Craig DeLancey, Bud Sparhawk, and Jerry Oltion, plus a "Probability Zero" vignette by Robert H Prestridge, and a poem by Kate Gladstone
• The science fact article by Edward M. Lerner is about language, communications, and science fiction.
• Departments include Stanley Schmidt's editorial, "Adjectives that Aren't", a Biolog of Brad Aiken by Richard A. Lovett, an "Alternate View" column by John G. Cramer, "Leinster's Golden Age 'Logic'", and Don Sakers' "Reference Library" book reviews.
• Lois Tilton reviews this issue for Locus Online.

(Wed 5 Jan 2011)

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Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine

• Australian humorous and light-hearted SF and fantasy, since June 2002; editors rotate.
• Format: Print and PDF
• Frequency: Bimonthly
http://www.andromedaspaceways.com/

Issue 49, 2010
Vol. 9 No. 1, A$8.95, 124pp, cover art by Lewis Morley
• This issue is copyright 2010 and is claimed by its website as the seventh issue of the year. It's edited this time by Robbie Matthews.
• There are 12 stories, by Chris Large, Marissa Lingen, Rachel Mohr, Kimberly Van Ginkel, and others.
• And there are 4 poems, by Andrew Findlay, Darrell Schweitzer, Peter Cooper, and James Frederick William Rowe.
• Features include an interview with Sam Bowning, a Red Dwarf tribute page, and book reviews.

(Mon 10 Jan 2011)

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Apex Magazine

• Quarterly magazine of SF and horror, since 2005; managing editor Jason Sizemore, fiction editor Catherynne M. Valente
• Format: Online; Ebook formats
• Frequency: Quarterly
http://www.apexdigest.com/

January 2011
• This issue begins a new business model, with stories released to subscribers but not available on the site for free for another month.
• Stories for January are The Itaewon Eschatology by Douglas F. Warrick, and "The Tolling of Pavlov's Bells" by Seanan McGuire.
• There's also a reprint by Mary Robinette Kowal, and poetry by Preston Grassmann and Mike Allen.

(Mon 10 Jan 2011)

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Asimov's Science Fiction

• Science Fiction magazine; published since 1977; edited by Sheila Williams
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Near-monthly (10 issues/year)
http://www.asimovs.com/

February 2011
Vol. 35 No. 2 (whole #421), $4.99, 112pp, cover art by Paul Youll
• The cover story is a novella by Paul McAuley, "The Choice". Other fiction is a novelette by David Ira Cleary, and short stories by Sara Genge, Jeff Carlson, Aliette de Bodard, Tim McDaniel, and Bill Pronzini & Barry N. Malzberg.
• Poetry is by W. Gregory Stewart, Uncle River, and Jane Yolen.
• Departments include Sheila Williams' editorial, Robert Silverberg's "Reflections" column, "A Relic of Antiquity", and Peter Heck's "On Books"
• Lois Tilton reviewed this issue for Locus Online, recommending Paul McAuley's story.

(Wed 5 Jan 2011)

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Clarkesworld

• SF and fantasy fiction, nonfiction, and podcasts, since 2006; publisher/editor Neil Clarke, non-fiction editor Cheryl Morgan
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Monthly
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/

January 2011
Issue 52, cover art by Alexander MGNZ
• Fiction in this issue is Ghostweight, by Yoon Ha Lee, and Tying Knots, by Ken Liu.
• Nonfiction is an article about Romance and SF Movies by Daniel M. Kimmel, an interview with Walter Jon Williams by Jeremy L.C. Jones, and a 2010 Reader's Poll.
• There's also a podcast of Yoon Ha Lee's story, read by Kate Baker.
• Lois Tilton reviewed this issue for Locus Online, recommending both stories.

(Mon 10 Jan 2011)

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GigaNotoSaurus

• SF/fantasy long fiction, one story per month, edited by Ann Leckie, beginning November 2010
http://giganotosaurus.org/

January 2011
• January's novella is "Work, with Occasional Molemen" by Jeremiah Tolbert.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue for Locus Online, recommending the story.

(Mon 10 Jan 2011)

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Lightspeed

• Science fiction stories, original and reprint, plus features; edited by John Joseph Adams; debuted June 2010
• Format: Online; ebook
• Frequency: Monthly issues in ebook formats for purchase; weekly online updates free
http://www.lightspeedmagazine.com/

January 2011
Whole #8
• 10 Jan: Initial posts in this 'zine's 8th issue include a story by Corey Mariani, Postings from an Amorous Tomorrow, an essay by Genevieve Valentine about tomorrow's social media, and spotlights of author Mariani and artist Marcin Jabowski.

(Mon 10 Jan 2011)

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Redstone Science Fiction

• SF e-zine, since mid-2010; editors and publishers Michael Ray and Paul Clemmons
• Format: Online, ebook formats
• Frequency: Monthly
http://redstonesciencefiction.com/

January 2011
Issue 8
• Stories in this issue are Bloodtech by Rhiannon Held, and Who's Afraid of Wolf 359? (a reprint) by Ken MacLeod.
• Nonfiction is Sci-Fi in the 'Teens: What can the new decade learn from the past 3? by Henry Cribbs, and an interview with Rhiannon Held.
• There's also an editorial by Michael Ray.

(Mon 10 Jan 2011)

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SF Site

• Reviews, interviews, feature, links; published by Rodger Turner since 1997
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Semi-monthly
http://www.sfsite.com/

January 2011
• The site invites readers to vote in its annual readers' choice poll.
• Reviews cover books by Peter S. Beagle, Peter F. Hamilton, Keith Brooke, Al Ewing, Sherrilyn Kenyon, and others.
• There are also reviews by audiobooks and magazines, and columns of news, graphic novels, films, and new arrivals.

(Mon 10 Jan 2011)

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Star*Line

• Journal of the Science Fiction Poetry Association (SFPA); edited by Marge Simon
http://www.sfpoetry.com/

Sept./Dec. 2010
Issue 33.5/6, $5, 52pp, cover art by Garret Dechellis
• This is a double issue, with a special science poetry section edited by Robert Frazier.
• Poems are by Bruce Boston, Suzette Haden Elgin, Carolyn Clink, Geoffrey A. Landis, and many others.
• Features include a column by Denise Dumars on "Stealth SF", a piece by Karen L. Newman on "The Hope in Horror Poetry", small press reviews, and a remembrance of Edwin Morgan be Steve Sneyd.
• This issue comes mailed with a chapbook, Dwarf Stars 2010, edited by Joshua Gage, gathering the "best speculative poems of ten lines or fewer from 2010".

(Mon 3 Jan 2011)

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Strange Horizons

• Fiction, art, articles, poetry, and reviews; founded September 2000; editor-in-chief Susan Marie Groppi through 2010, Niall Harrison beginning 2011
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Weekly; reviews posted three times a week
http://www.strangehorizons.com/

January 2011
• January 3rd posts include an editorial by Niall Harrison, announcing various changes, including a permanent blog, and new pay rates for fiction of 7 cents/word.
• Fiction on Jan 3rd is Source Decay by Charlie Jane Anders; on Jan 10th, The Space Between Stars by Cassandra Clarke. There are also poems by Mary A. Turzillo and Lorraine Schein.
• Jan 10th has a column by Matthew Cheney, Ten Years of Sexing the Body. And reviews include a Best of 2010 roundup by numerous reviewers.

(Sun 2 Jan 2011)

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