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Jul
01
Here's the July 2021 sci-fi and fantasy book list!

Here's the July 2021 sci-fi and fantasy book list!

A roundup of all the science fiction, fantasy, and horror novels coming out in July 2021 to add to Mt. Toberead.
12 min read
Jun
29
It looks like Apple's Foundation series will come at the perfect time

It looks like Apple's Foundation series will come at the perfect time

Apple released a new trailer for its upcoming adaptation of Foundation, and it looks as though it'll fit with a larger genre trend: critically examining the cost of imperialism and colonization
10 min read
Jun
25
Fandom superiority complex

Fandom superiority complex

Every year, we get reminders about how fandom at its worst can be exclusionary and forbidden to newcomers. That's something that should change.
11 min read
Jun
24
Spielberg's Amblin heads to Netflix

Spielberg's Amblin heads to Netflix

5 min read
Jun
23
The prescient Octavia Butler

The prescient Octavia Butler

6 min read
Jun
22
Carrie Vaughn's immersive worlds

Carrie Vaughn's immersive worlds

Carrie Vaughn on tactile escapism, immersive entertainment, and her latest book Questland
21 min read
Jun
18
Contemplating canons

Contemplating canons

The idea of a science fiction canon is important to the larger fan community — but it's a canon that isn't always interrogated or reexamined
8 min read
Jun
16
The rekindling of Fireside Magazine

The rekindling of Fireside Magazine

After publishing a racist audio version of one of its essays in November 2020, Fireside Magazine is working to regain its status as one of science fiction's leading anti-racist voices
12 min read
Jun
11
The taxonomy of dressing up for fun

The taxonomy of dressing up for fun

There's an invisible line between cosplayers and reenactors, but while the uniforms are different, there's a lot that's the same under the hood
13 min read
Jun
10
Another Middle-earth-set film is on its way

Another Middle-earth-set film is on its way

The Tolkien-verse gets even bigger.
6 min read