New Backer Level: Elise Matthesen’s Haiku Earring Party In A Box!

The Uncanny Magazine Kickstarter is now 81% funded at $21,115 with 576 backers! We’re celebrating by offering a new $300 backer reward: Elise Matthesen’s Haiku Earring Party In A Box! Jeweler and all-around amazing person Elise will provide a dozen pairs of earrings (all sterling silver) with names, pens and haiku cards, and instructions for conducting the […]

Uncanny Mini Interview with Year One Contributor Jim C. Hines!

Jim C. Hines is the author of fifty published short stories and nine fantasy novels, including the Magic ex Libris series about a magic librarian from Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, the Princess series of fairy tale retellings, and the humorous Goblin Quest trilogy. He’s an active blogger, and won the 2012 Hugo Award for Best Fan […]

Uncanny Mini Interview with Year One Contributor Kameron Hurley!

Kameron Hurley is the author of the novels God’s War, Infidel, and Rapture a science-fantasy noir series which earned her the Sydney J. Bounds Award for Best Newcomer and the Kitschy Award for Best Debut Novel. She has been a finalist for the Hugo Award, Arthur C. Clarke Award, Nebula Award, the Locus Award, BFS […]

Uncanny Mini Interview with Year One Contributor Kat Howard!

Kat Howard is the World Fantasy Award-nominated author of over twenty pieces of short fiction. Her work has been performed on NPR as part of Selected Shorts, and has appeared in Lightspeed, Subterranean, and Apex, among other venues. Her novella, The End of the Sentence, written with Maria Dahvana Headley, will be out in September […]

Uncanny Mini Interview with Year One Contributor Paul Cornell!

  Paul Cornell is a writer of SFF in prose, comics and television. He’s one of only two people to be Hugo Award-nominated for all three media. He’s written Doctor Who for the BBC, Wolverine for Marvel and Batman and Robin for DC. His urban fantasies, the Shadow Police novels, are London Falling and The […]

71% Funded, So Let’s Add New Backer Rewards and an Add-On

It’s been an exciting first week with the Uncanny Magazine Kickstarter. With 24 days to go, we’ve reached 71% funded and 506 backers. Thank you so much. We couldn’t make this dream come true without your support. To celebrate, we’re adding some groovy new backer levels and an add-on. Space Unicorn Rangers Corps Patches Add-On: […]

New Uncanny Mini Interview with Tansy Rayner Roberts!

Interview by Deborah Stanish 1. You’ve won awards for both your fiction and non-fiction and have used these different platforms to communicate important ideas. If you were told, today, that you could only write one form for the rest of your life, which would you choose and why? Fiction, of course. I didn’t even have […]

Uncanny Mini Interview with Year One Contributor Mari Ness!

  Interview by Deborah Stanish 1. As a writer who has embraced various storytelling formats, is it immediately apparent that an idea should be a poem, etc. or does that happen during the writing process? Not at all – indeed, some story fragments have turned into poems, and some poem fragments have turned into stories. […]

Mini Interview with Maria Dahvana Headley!

  Maria Dahvana Headley Mini-Interview by Deborah Stanish 1. Last year in Apex Magazine you talked about a “hoarded file of secrets”, we’re not going to ask you to share what’s in the file but can you tell us some of the things that have come out of that file and where you found them? […]