Uncanny Magazine Issue One
Our first issue! All of the content will be available for purchase as an eBook (PDF, EPUB, MOBI) on November 4, 2014. The free online content will be released in 2 stages- half on November 4, and half on December 2.
Featuring new fiction by Maria Dahvana Headley, Kat Howard, Max Gladstone, Amelia Beamer, Ken Liu, and Christopher Barzak, classic fiction by Jay Lake, essays by Sarah Kuhn, Tansy Rayner Roberts, Christopher J Garcia, plus
a Worldcon Roundtable featuring Emma England, Michael Lee, Helen Montgomery, Steven H Silver, and Pablo Vazquez, poetry by Neil Gaiman, Amal El-Mohtar, and Sonya Taaffe, interviews with Maria Dahvana Headley, Deborah Stanish, Beth Meacham on Jay Lake, and Christopher Barzak, and a cover by Galen Dara.
All of that plus two podcasts!
Episode 1 (November 4): Editors’ Introduction, Maria Dahvana Headley’s “If You Were a Tiger, I’d Have to Wear White” and Amal El-Mohtar’s poem “The New Ways” (both read by Amal), Interview with Maria conducted by Deborah Stanish.
Episode 2 (December 2): Editors’ Introduction, Amelia Beamer reading her story “Celia and the Conservation of Entropy,” Sonya Taaffe’s poem “The Whalemaid, Singing” (as read by Amal El-Mohtar), interview with Amelia conducted by Deborah Stanish.
About Our Cover Artist: Galen Dara
Galen Dara likes monsters, mystics, and dead things. She has created art for 47North publishing, Fireside Magazine, Lightpseed, Lackington’s, Resurrection House, and Ragnorok Publishing. She was nominated for the 2014 Hugo Award and 2014 World Fantasy Award. When Galen is not working on a project you can find her on the edge of the Sonoran Desert, climbing mountains and hanging out with a loving assortment of human and animal companions. Her website is www.galendara.com and you can follow her on Twitter @galendara
In The Issue
If You Were a Tiger, I’d Have to Wear White by Maria Dahvana Headley
Her Fingers Like Whips, Her Eyes Like Razors by Jay Lake
Late Nights at the Cape and Cane by Max Gladstone
Celia and the Conservation of Entropy by Amelia Beamer
The New Ways by Amal El–Mohtar
The Uncanny Valley by Lynne M. Thomas & Michael Damian Thomas
Worldcon Roundtable Featuring Emma England, Michael Lee, Helen Montgomery, Steven H Silver, and Pablo Vazquez by
Thank You, Kickstarter Backers! by
Mars (and Moon and Mercury and Jupiter and Venus) Attacks! by Sarah Kuhn
Does Sex Make Science Fiction “Soft?” by Tansy Rayner Roberts
The Short List: The Ten Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Shorts on the Web by Christopher J Garcia