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The Interactive VanderMeer Experience

February 28, 2006 | 0 Comments

To mark the US launch from Bantam of Jeff’s excellent City of Saints and Madmen The Interactive VanderMeer Experience (TIVE as it is known, not to be confused with TIVO) has jumped up a notch...

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New Emerald City

February 27, 2006 | 0 Comments

The irrepressible Cheryl once more dons her top hat to act as ringmaster to the grand circus of SF&F – in other words the new issue (#126) of Emerald City’s ‘zine is now available....

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Octavia

February 27, 2006 | 0 Comments

A few SF and writing sites (the news still seems to be filtering out) carried that sad story that Octavia Butler passed away at the weekend. Octavia, only in her 50s, apparently had some sort...

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Aurealis

February 27, 2006 | 0 Comments

The Aurealis awards were announed over the weekend in the Land Down Under, with full details over on the site (Garth Nix doing very well, thank you). And if you are wondering why Australian SF...

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The Shusters 2006

February 22, 2006 | 0 Comments

“NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2006 JOE SHUSTER AWARDS FOR CANADIAN COMIC BOOK CREATORS ANNOUNCED / LES NOMINATIONS POUR LES 2006 JOE SHUSTER PRIX POUR LES CRÉATEURS DE BANDE DESSINÉES CANADIEN ANNOUNCÉ” Yes, the bilingual announcement can...

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Animation Anniversary

February 21, 2006 | 0 Comments

Did you know that movie animation is almost 100 years old? I didn’t. I knew that trick photography, such as Melies’ Voyage Dans La Lune and Winsor McCay‘s Gertie the Dinosaur dated back to the...

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The Streets of Dublin Signing event

February 20, 2006 | 0 Comments

FPI are very proud to announce a signing event with two of the fair city of Dublin’s finest, Gerry Hunt and Bren B. The boys will be meeting fans and signing copies of their brand...

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Absolute Sandman

February 17, 2006 | 0 Comments

Over on his journal Neil Gaiman has been mentioning how work is progressing at DC on an Asbolute Sandman volume. The Asbolute slipcased, hardback volumes from DC are quite gorgeous books, as any of you...

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Sexy Chix

February 16, 2006 | 0 Comments

We’ve mentioned superhero comics, horror comics and indy material a lot recently, so perhaps it is time to look at something slightly different. ‘For your consideration’ as they say in Oscar-land – Sexy Chix. No,...

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SF News podcast

February 15, 2006 | 0 Comments

The always-excellent SF Crow’sNest pointed me towards a video podcast of SF news from Down Under, courtesy of Lynne Gryphon, updated weekly by the looks of it, with an attendant blog – well worth having...

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