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Anthony Burgess at 100

February 25, 2017

Today, Anthony Burgess would have turned 100. A prolific writer, and also a composer, he was best known for his mainstream work, But his fiction often incorporated elements of the fantastic, and some were overtly science fiction. The earliest and most famous of these was A Clockwork Orange, set in a dystopian near-future in which disaffected […]



February 24, 2017

You may notice that we’re currently having trouble importing images and book covers into the blog. No idea at the moment what’s causing this glitch, but we hope to get it sorted out soon. *** And fixed, even quicker than hoped for. Normal service is now resumed.


Susan Casper

The death, after a long illness, has been announced of Susan Casper. She was not a prolific author, but wrote a number of highly regarded short stories, many in collaboration with her husband, Gardner Dozois. Much of her best collaborative work with Dozois is collected in Slow Dancing Through Time, with also includes work with Jack […]