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Jennifer Marie Brissett

14 more Afrofuturists you should be reading

by Paul

For the last month we’ve celebrated Black History Month by looking at some of the great black science fiction writers (Afrofuturist is now the vogue term for black sf writer). So far we’ve considered Samuel R. Delany, Octavia E. Butler, Steven Barnes, Nnedi Okorafor, Nalo Hopkinson and Tobias Buckell, but that barely skims the surface […]

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Awards 2015: Top Books

by Paul

Awards Categories: Awards

Okay, we’ve got all the shortlists in, and even some of the winners. So it’s time to count up and see who’s doing best in this award season. So we’ve gone through all the shortlists, and totalled the nominations up. And the results are very interesting. First, some qualifications. Shortlists vary: there are 16 titles […]

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Awards 2015: Philip K. Dick Award

by Paul

Awards Categories: Awards

The Philip K. Dick Award is presented for the best original science fiction paperback. The award was announced on 3rd April. The winner was: The Book of the Unnamed Midwife – Meg Elison (Sybaritic Press) A special citation was given to: Elysium – Jennifer Marie Brissett (Aqueduct Press)

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