Print Periodicals, August 2019

New issues of Analog Science Fiction and Fact, Asimov’s Science Fiction, and — its 70th anniversary issue — The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction

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Analog Science Fiction and Fact

• Science fiction and nonfiction; published since 1930 (originally Astounding); edited, since April 2013, by Trevor Quachri
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Since 2017 Bi-monthly

September/October 2019
Vol. 139 No. 9&10, $7.99, 208pp, cover art by Kurt Huggins
• This issue has a novella by Adam-Troy Castro, novelettes by Martin L. Shoemaker, Christopher L. Bennett, Tony Ballantyne, and Guy Stewart, and short stories by Brenda Kalt, Edward M. Lerner, Mario Milosevic, Antha Ann Adkins, Norman Spinrad, Jennifer R. Povey, Sean Vivier, Brendan DuBois, Julie Novakova, Phoebe Barton, Christian Monson, Ron Collins, Michael F. Flynn, Joe M. McDermott, and Marie Bilodeau.
• There’s also a science fact article by Albert Jackson & Gregory Benford, and poetry by G.O. Clark and Stanley Schmidt.
• Departments include an editorial by Adam M. Steele, an “Alternate View” column by John G. Cramer; a “Guest Alternate View” column by Richard A. Lovett,
and “Reference Library” book reviews by Don Sakers.

(Sat 24 Aug 2019)


Asimov’s Science Fiction

• Science Fiction magazine; published since 1977; edited by Sheila Williams
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Since 2017 Bi-monthly

September/October 2019
Vol. 43 No. 9&10 (whole #524&525), $7.99, 208pp, cover art by Dominic Harman
• This issue has a novella by Gord Sellar, novelettes by Mercurios D. Rivera, Andy Duncan, Sandra McDonald, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Eric Del Carlo, and Stephanie Feldman, and short stories by Megan Arkenberg, Lawrence Watt-Evans, James Sallis, Rich Larson, and Michael Libling.
• Poetry is by Holly Day, Peter Payack, Jane Yolen, Leslie J. Anderson, Jenny Blackford, and Kendall Evans.
• Departments include an editorial by Sheila Williams (with the 33rd annual readers’ awards’ results), Robert Silverberg’s “Reflections” column (about rereading M.P. Shiel), James Patrick Kelly’s “On the Net” column (about deep reading), and an “On Books” column by Paul Di Filippo.

(Sat 24 Aug 2019)


The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction

• Fiction, reviews, and features; published since 1949; edited by C.C. Finlay
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Bimonthly

Sep/Oct 2019
Vol. 137 No. 3&4 (whole #745), $8.99, 258pp, cover art by David A. Hardy
• This 70th anniversary all-star issue has novelets by Kelly Link, Paolo Bacigalupi, Michael Moorcock, and Elizabeth Bear, and short stories by Y.M. Pang, Maureen McHugh, Amanda Hollander, Nick Wolven, Ken Liu, Esther Friesner, Michael Swanwick, and Gardner Dozois.
• Poems are by Mary Soon Lee and Jeff Crandall.
• Departments include an essay by Robert Silverberg on the early years of the magazine; book review columns by Charles de Lint and James Sallis; a films column by Karin Lowachee; a science column by Jerry Oltion; a “Plumage from Pegasus” vignette by Paul Di Filippo; and a “Curiosities” page by Thomas Kaufsek.

(Sat 10 Aug 2019)



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