Haikasoru: SF From Japan

Fans of science fiction here in North America are frequently presented with only originally English language fiction, particularly from America, Canada, and Britain.  However, there is far, far more out there than just that, obviously.  Some of it…

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Book Review: Ken Liu and Panverse Three

Last I wrote, we were exploring story lengths, especially the novella.  Science fiction has a strong connection with the novella, and while that connection has waned in the last couple decades, it has seen a resurgence in the…

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The Novella and a Prelude to Panverse Three

by Luke Forney Many members of the science fiction community feel that the novella is the perfect length for a science fiction story (This writer remembers first hearing it in Larry Niven’s N-Space, for example).  However, the novella…

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Book Review: Lee and Cho’s Phantom

By Luke Forney Comics in the United States have enjoyed a long history, and the genre seems to be in the middle of its largest grasp on popularity yet. Thus it was inevitable that comics from outside the…

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