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It is not logical, but it is often true

I'm still quietly reeling from Leonard Nimoy's death on Friday. This isn't some excessive fangirl reaction, some indulgence in popular...

Fanfic at The New Yorker

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

I feel like I should mark it on my calendar: four days ago, The New Yorker published The True History...

Omnia Mutantur, Nihil Interit

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

When I first got started in bookbinding, one of the figures that interested me most was Thomas J Cobden-Sanderson. He...

Everything is now fandom and fandom is now everything

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Just the other day I noted in the sidebar my bemusement that heated lettercolumn exchanges in the New York Review...

The joy of continuity

4 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Agent Carter have been pandering to me expertly. (Humongous Spoiler Alert: if you don't want...

On sale today: Greg Van Eekhout's Pacific Fire, the sequel to California Bones

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

On sale today in hardcover and e-book. Exerpt here. Author website here. West Coast tour schedule here. (Making Light...

Open thread 203

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

So every now and then someone asks me for a link to something nice, or expresses so much stress in...

"Why I Am Not a Maker"

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Deb Chachra, engineer, teacher, sometime Making Light commenter, on what's wrong with the notion of "maker culture", and why she...

The Just City: Spoilers, Arguments, and Speculations

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

It's all but a tradition here on Making Light now: shortly after the launch of a Jo Walton book, we're...

On sale today: Jo Walton's The Just City, Book One of Thessaly

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

On sale today in hardcover and ebook in North America, on January 15 in ebook in the UK and...

Editorial work, 2014

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Or perhaps I should say, my editorial work that appeared in 2014. We're always working on several years at once....

Juan Cole on the Charlie Hebdo murders

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Specifically, on why al Qaeda targeted a bunch of satirists and cartoonists. Hint: It had nothing to do with outraged...

Not much rhymes with “Zamyatin”

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Some say the world will end in Huxley, Some say in Orwell. From what I’ve seen of those with bucks,...

Texts, 2014

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Luke 2:1-14, Anglo-Saxon (via): Soþlice on þam dagum wæs geworden gebod fram þam casere Augusto, þæt eall ymbehwyrft wære tomearcod....

I'll sing the anthem that banishes doubt

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

I was all but crying with laughter after watching this video (via @mgedemin on Twitter). Astronaut Tom Marshburn has entirely...

Open thread 202

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Xandy Peters, a young industrial designer, invented a striking new stitch pattern she named Fox Paws. She put it up...

Pages like the petals of a red carnation

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

For the past year or so Tiemen Zwaan, the SF/F and YA buyer at my favorite local bookstore (the delightful...

In defense of non-voters

4 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

I vote in every election, even funny little off-year ones. And I'm very sympathetic to the argument that if voting...

Two memorial events for Velma Bowen

4 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

One in Seattle. Vicki Rosenzweig writes: We are planning a memorial gathering for Velma on Saturday, November 8, at 1:30...

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