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The Corporation Wars Book 3: Emergence, Ken MacLeod, Orbit Books (cover design by Bekki Guyatt) I’m always a happy reader when I have a new Ken MacLeod book waiting for my attentions, he has, consistently,...

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Over the last week and a bit I’ve been enjoying some time off and my annual sojourn at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, the largest public literary event on the planet – this year boasting...

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Reviews: the plot thickens in Insurgence

December 20, 2016 | 1 Comments

The Corporation Wars: Insurgence, Ken MacLeod, Orbit Books (cover design by Bekki Guyatt) This is the second book in Ken MacLeod’s absorbing new trilogy – the first volume, Insurgence, is reviewed here along with a...

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It is always a delight to hear Ken MacLeod discussing and reading from his work. For my money he’s one of the most consistently interesting authors we have in contemporary science fiction, and his works...

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We’re halfway through the world’s largest literary festival’s 2015 bash here in Edinburgh, and on Sunday as I headed to an event celebrating a new poetry collection even our ever so changeable Scottish weather decided...

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A quick reminder for those of you who will be in the Edinburgh area this weekend that the Scottish PEN event (part of a series of nationwide  series of literary events featuring Commonwealth writers) featuring...

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Our friends at Scottish PEN alert us to a fascinating-sounding forthcoming event featuring two award-winning science fiction and fantasy authors, Ken MacLeod and Nnedi Okorafor. Nnedi and Ken will be in conversation with Stuart Kelly (who...

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Film: Scattered

April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

You may recall a couple of years back I blogged about a fundraiser for a short science fiction film, Scattered, based on a short story by one of my favourite SF writers, Ken MacLeod (see...

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Doctor Shawn Harmon of the J Kenyon Mason Institute for Medicine, Life Sciences and Law at the University of Edinburgh lets us know about his very interesting-sounding Fever Medicine. Of course we are no strangers...

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Alex’s audio round up

June 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s time for our regular look at the latest shows Alex Fitch is involved with – as ever check the Panel Borders site for more details and for a rich archive of podcasts of previous...

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