Friday, May 11, 2018

Speculative Fiction Links of the Week for May 11, 2018


It's time for the weekly round-up of interesting links about speculative fiction from around the web, this week with Avengers: Infinity War (spoilers mostly marked, but reader beware), The Handmaid's Tale, The Rain, the "cocky" trademark uproar, the Universal Fan Con debacle and Wicomicon as well as the usual mix of awards news, writing advice, interviews, reviews, con reports, crowdfunding campaigns, science articles, free online fiction and much more. 

Speculative fiction in general:

Comments on Avengers: Infinity War (spoilers mostly marked, but beware): 

Comments on season 2 of The Handmaid's Tale:

Comments on The Rain:

Comments on the "cocky" trademark uproar:

Awards:

Writing, publishing and promotion:

Interviews:

Reviews:

Crowdfunding:

Con reports:

Science and technology:

Free online fiction:

Odds and ends: 

2 comments:

  1. Jonathan EdelsteinMay 15, 2018 at 4:37 PM

    The Rachael Jones robot dinosaur story is great, and I'd also recommend Osahon Ize-Iyamu's Be a Thunder, Release a Roar (https://robotdinosaurfiction.com/ize-iyamu-roar/) from the same.

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    1. Thanks, Jonathan. That story will go into the next round-up.

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