Tag Archives: Nnedi Okorafor

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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Review: “Lagoon” by Nnedi Okorafor

Lagoon Nnedi Okorafor ★★★★ Saga Press, 2015, originally published 2014. Earlier this year, K. Tempest Bradford attracted a lot of flak asking readers to not read works by cis white males for a year. While I haven’t fully committed to … Continue reading

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July Sci-Fi and Fantasy Releases

Wow, take a couple months off and you get blindsided. There is a ton of awesome coming this month, from gamers battling aliens to dinosaur-riding knights. This list is by no means comprehensive, but here are some of the highlights … Continue reading

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New Arrivals: Week of 6/22

Lots of reissues showing up this week, courtesy of a care package from Saga Press. Here’s what arrived on my doorstep  this past week:

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A (belated) Look at the World Fantasy Awards and the controversy behind them

Last Sunday the World Fantasy Convention presented the 40th Annual World Fantasy Awards. Here is a rundown of the winners: Life Achievement Award Ellen Datlow Chelsea Quinn Yarbro Novel Sofia Samatar — A Stranger in Olondria (Small Beer Press) Novella Andy … Continue reading

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