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.
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
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.
Carrie Vaughn's immersive worlds
Carrie Vaughn on tactile escapism, immersive entertainment, and her latest book Questland
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
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
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
Another Middle-earth-set film is on its way
The Tolkien-verse gets even bigger.