Uncanny Magazine Issue Forty-Eight

Welcome to Uncanny Magazine Issue Forty-Eight! All of the content will be available for purchase as an eBook (PDF, EPUB, MOBI) on September 6, 2022. The free online content will be released in two stages—half on September 6 and half on October 4.

Featuring all-new short fiction by Natalia Theodoridou, DaVaun Sanders, Rati Mehrotra, Beth Cato, Lavie Tidhar, Andrea Chapela (translated from the Spanish by Emma Törzs), Tansy Rayner Roberts, and Miyuki Jane Pinckard; nonfiction by Greg Pak, Juliet Kemp, Premee Mohamed, and Oghenechovwe Donald Ekpeki; poetry by Lalini Shanela Ranaraja, Marissa Lingen, Linda D. Addison, and Simbo, Olumide Manuel; interviews with Rati Mehrotra and Miyuki Jane Pinckard by Caroline M. Yoachim; and Sija Hong’s Hunter as the cover.

All that plus two podcasts!

Episode 48A (September 6): Editors’ Introduction, “Our Love Against Us” by DaVaun Sanders, as read by Matt Peters, “On The Plantation of Daughters” by Lalini Shanela Ranaraja, as read by Erika Ensign, and Lynne M. Thomas interviewing DaVaun Sanders.

Episode 48B (October 4): Editors’ Introduction, “The Portal Keeper” by Lavie Tidhar, as read by Erika Ensign, “Palingenesia” by Simbo, Olumide Manuel, as read by Matt Peters, and Lynne M. Thomas interviewing Lavie Tidhar.

About Our Cover Artist: Sija Hong

Sija Hong is a Chinese award-winning illustrator based in New York City. She received Illustration program MFA from the Syracuse University in 2018. She is a member of the Society of Illustrators (US). Her scope of work include advertising, magazines, books, book covers, games, murals, commodities, apps and product packaging.


In The Issue