Uncanny Magazine Issue Twenty-One

Welcome to Uncanny Magazine Issue Twenty-One! All of the content will be available for purchase as an eBook (PDF, EPUB, MOBI) on March 6, 2018. The free online content will be released in two stages—half on March 6, and half on April 3.

Featuring all-new short fiction by Sarah Pinsker, A. T. Greenblatt, Emma Törzs, Sarah Monette, Vina Jie-Min Prasad, and Brandon O’Brien, reprint fiction by Nalo Hopkinson, nonfiction by R.F. Kuang, Neile Graham, Marissa Lingen, and Karlyn Ruth Meyer, poems by Fran Wilde, Cassandra Khaw, Brandon O’Brien, Beth Cato, Sonya Taaffe, Hal Y. Zhang, and Andrea Tang, interviews with A. T. Greenblatt and Vina Jie-Min Prasad by Caroline M. Yoachim, and Nilah Magruder’s Fam on the cover.

All that plus two podcasts!

Episode 21A (March 6): Editors’ Introduction, “I Frequently Hear Music in the Very Heart of Noise” by Sarah Pinsker, as read by Stephanie Malia Morris, “Found Discarded: A Love Poem, Questionably Addressed.” by Cassandra Khaw, as read by Erika Ensign, and Lynne M. Thomas interviewing Sarah Pinsker.

Episode 21B (April 3): Editors’ Introduction, “The Testimony of Dragon’s Teeth” by Sarah Monette, as read by Erika Ensign, “The Fairies in the Crawlspace” by Beth Cato, as read by Stephanie Malia Morris, and Lynne M. Thomas interviewing Sarah Monette.

About Our Cover Artist: Nilah Magruder

Nilah Magruder is a writer and artist based in Los Angeles. From her beginnings in the woods of the eastern United States she developed an eternal love for three things: nature, books, and animation. Her young adult web comic, M.F.K., won the inaugural Dwayne McDuffie Award for Diversity in 2015 and was published in print by Insight Comics in 2017. Her first picture book, How to Find a Fox, was published by Feiwel & Friends in 2016. She has written for Marvel and drawn storyboards for DreamWorks and Disney. When she is not working, Nilah is reading fantasy novels, watching movies, roller-skating, and fighting her cat for control of her desk chair.


In The Issue