Periodicals, early July

Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine

• Australian humorous and light-hearted SF and fantasy, since June 2002; editors rotate.
• Format: Print and PDF
• Frequency: Quarterly
http://www.andromedaspaceways.com/

Issue 54, 2012
Vol. 10 No. 2, A$12.95, 168pp, cover art by Lewis Morley
• This issue, edited by Simon Petrie, has fiction by Robert P Switzer, Zen Cho, Tamlyn Dreaver, Edwina Harvey, Kent Purvis, Sarah Frost, and others.
• Poetry is by s c virtus and David Luntz.
• Nonfiction includes an interview with Brenda Cooper and book reviews by Edwina Harvey and Simon Petrie.

(Mon 9 Jul 2012)


Apex Magazine

• Quarterly magazine of SF and horror, since 2005; current editor Lynne M. Thomas
• Format: Online; Ebook formats
• Frequency: Quarterly
http://apex-magazine.com/

July 2012
Issue 38, cover art by Bruce Holwerda
• This issue has stories by Ken Liu, Alec Austin, Sarah Monette, and Kij Johnson.
• Nonfiction includes an editorial, an essay on fan writers by Christopher J. Garcia, and an interview with Kij Johnson.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue here.

(Sat 14 Jul 2012)


Clarkesworld

• SF and fantasy fiction, nonfiction, and podcasts, since 2006; publisher/editor Neil Clarke
• Format: Online; Ebook
• Frequency: Monthly
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/

July 2012
Issue 70, cover art by Cristi Balanescu
• This issue has stories by Carrie Vaughn, Sarah Stanton, and Sunny Moraine.
• Nonfiction includes an interview with Nancy Kress and articles by Mark Cole and Ekaterina Sedia.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue here.

(Sat 14 Jul 2012)


Dreams and Nightmares

• Magazine of fantastic poetry, published since 1986, by David C. Kopaska-Merkel
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Quarterly
http://dreamsandnightmares.interstellardustmites.com/

May 2012
Issue 92, $5, 20pp, cover art by Randy Moore
• This issue has poetry by Robert Frazier, Bruce Boston, Robert Borski, Wendy Rathbone, Goundan Smorpian, and others.
• David C. Kopaska-Merkel posts regular updates at the Dreams & Nightmares blog.

(Fri 6 Jul 2012)


GigaNotoSaurus

• SF/fantasy long fiction, one story per month, edited by Ann Leckie, beginning November 2010
• Format: Online
• Frequency: monthly
http://giganotosaurus.org/

July 2012
• This month’s story is “The Navigator and the Sky” by Ian McHugh.
• Lois Tilton reviews the story here.

(Sat 14 Jul 2012)


Leading Edge

• Semiannual SF/fantasy magazine published since 1981 by students, faculty, and alumni of Brigham Young University; current editor Christopher Kugler
http://www.leadingedgemagazine.com/

June 2012
Issue 62, $6.95, 117pp, cover art by Ben Bronson
• This, late by six months due to the effect of the financial crisis on BYU, has fiction by Neal Silvester, William Fraser, Mackenzie Parker, Matt Moore, and Elena Yazykova.
• Poetry is by Heather K. Sanchez, E.P. Fisher, and Timon Esaias.
• There’s also a graphic novel by Adam Hanny, and book reviews.

(Mon 9 Jul 2012)


The New York Review of Science Fiction

• Essays and reviews, published since 1988; edited by David G. Hartwell, Kathryn Cramer, et al.
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Monthly
http://www.nyrsf.com/

June 2012
Issue 286, Vol. 24 No. 10, $5, 24pp
• This special “Worlds at War” issue features a stage review by Jen Gunnels of “Blast Radius”, and an essay by David Drake about a classic early military sf story.
• Other essays include Michael Andre-Driussi on the new translation of Roadside Picnic, Richard L. Kellogg on Philip Wylie, Michael Levy on Christopher Pearse Cranch, and Mike Barrett on Leigh Brackett.
• Other reviews are by Eugene Reynolds, on books by Margaret Atwood and Ursula K. Le Guin.

(Thu 28 Jun 2012)


Redstone Science Fiction

• SF e-zine, since mid-2010; editors and publishers Michael Ray and Paul Clemmons
• Format: Online, ebook formats
• Frequency: Monthly
http://redstonesciencefiction.com/

July 2012
Issue 26
• Stories this month are by Vylar Kaftan and Mary E. Lowd.
• There’s an interview with Vylar Kaftan, and an essay on contest entries by Sarah Einstein.

(Sat 14 Jul 2012)