Tag Archives: Ken Liu

Diversity Shines with Nebula Nominees

The Science Fiction Writers of America announced the Nebula Award Nominees this weekend and there is a whole lot to be excited about, especially the diverse cast of nominees. Is this a backlash against the Sad Puppies campaign? Or a … Continue reading

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Puppies Kenneled as the Hugo Award Winners Announced

After much weeping and gnashing of teeth over the past four months, the Hugo Awards were announced tonight at Sasquan in Spokane. Despite being reported to the police as potentially inciting violence, David Gerrold hosted the ceremonies with plenty of humor … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Bear Recommends…

I spoke with Elizabeth Bear at the Tucson Festival of Books back in March. And like her boyfriend Scott Lynch, she immediately gravitated towards a certain fantasy novel that I seem to be the only person who didn’t like. I’m … Continue reading

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Tough Traveling — Battles for Independence

Every Thursday, Nathan at Fantasy Review Barn leads a group of fellow bloggers on “Tough Travels”, a trip through the tropes that populate the fantasy and sci-fi world, using Diane Wynne Jones’ hilarious The Tough Guide to Fantasyland as a … Continue reading

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Locus Finalists Announced

The finalists for the Locus Awards were announced today, and, after the disaster that was the Hugo nominations, they are a strong affirmation of the best in Sci-Fi and Fantasy. I’m especially delighted to see nearly every one of my … Continue reading

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