Periodicals, late January 2020

New issues of Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Black Static, Interzone, and Strange Horizons, plus January posts at Daily Science Fiction and

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Beneath Ceaseless Skies

• Literary adventure fantasy, since 2008; publisher and editor-in-chief Scott H. Andrews
• Format: Online; PDF and ebook formats
• Frequency: biweekly

January 2020
Issue 294-296, cover art by Rytis Sabaliauskas
Issue 294, posted January 2nd, has stories by Tony Pi and Genevieve Sinha, and an archive story by B. Gordon.
Issue 295, posted January 16th, has stories by Marissa Lingen and Ephiny Gale, and an archive story by Megan Arkenberg.
Issue 296, posted January 30th, has stories by C.L. Clark and Robert Minto.

(Sun 2 Feb 2020)


Black Static

• British fantasy and horror magazine, debuting 2007 (formerly The Third Alternative), edited by Andy Cox
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Bimonthly

Jan-Feb 2020
Issue 73, £5.99, 96pp, cover art by Ben Baldwin
• Stories in this issue are by Stephen Volk, Keith Rosson, Maria Haskins, Jack Westlake, and Gregory Norman Bossert.
• Columns are by Lynda E. Rucker, Ralph Robert Moore, and Gary Couzens (film reviews), plus a book review section by numerous contributors.


Daily Science Fiction

• Original science fiction & fantasy emailed to you every weekday; debuted September 1, 2010; editors Jonathan Laden and Michele Barasso
• Format: Online; email
• Frequency: daily

January 2020
• Flash and short shorts posted in January are by Dafydd McKimm, Joseph Halden, Daniel Ausema, Eric M. Witchey, and others.

(Sun 2 Feb 2020)



• SF magazine, currently bimonthly, published since 1982, co-founded by David Pringle; edited since 2004 by Andy Cox

Jan-Feb 2020
Issue 285, £5.99, 96pp, cover art by Warwick Fraser-Coome
• This issue has fiction by Gregor Hartmann, Julie C. Day, Daniel Bennett, Andy Dudak, and John Possidente.
• Features include an editorial by Andy Dudak, columns by Andy Hedgecock and Aliya Whiteley, David Langford’s “Ansible Link” news and obits, a book review section, and film reviews by Nick Lowe.


Strange Horizons

• Fiction, art, articles, poetry, and reviews; founded September 2000; editor-in-chief Susan Marie Groppi through 2010, Niall Harrison to 2017; currently Jane Crowley and Kate Dollarhyde
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Weekly

January 2020
• Issue 6 January has fiction by Mitchell Shanklin, a poem by Nikoline Kaiser, and reviews covering 2019 in Review.
• Issue 13 January has fiction by Julianna Baggott, poetry by Terese Mason Pierre, and reviews by Abigail Nussbaum and others.
• Issue 20 January has fiction by Justin C. Key, poetry by Jessica P. Wick, and reviews by Octavia Cade and others.
• Issue 27 January has poetry by Weston Richey, nonfiction by Tamara Jerée and Mame Bougouma Diene, and reviews by Catherine Baker and others.

(Sun 2 Feb 2020)


• SF & fantasy fiction, reviews, commentary, founded 2008; staff includes fiction editors Patrick Nielsen Hayden and Liz Gorinsky
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Daily

January 2020
Original fiction posted in January is by Harry Turtledove, Rich Larson, Maria Dahvana Headley, and Garth Nix.
• Recent excerpts are by Sarah Gailey, K.M. Szpara, C.L. Polk, and others.

(Sun 2 Feb 2020)


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