Uncanny Magazine Issue Twenty-Three
Welcome to Uncanny Magazine Issue Twenty-Three, our Special Shared-Universe Dinosaur issue! All of the content will be available for purchase as an eBook (PDF, EPUB, MOBI) on July 3, 2018. The free online content will be released in two stages—half on July 3, and half on August 7.
Featuring all-new short fiction by Sam J. Miller, K.M. Szpara, R.K. Kalaw, Elsa Sjunneson-Henry & A. Merc Rustad, Brooke Bolander, Brit E. B. Hvide, Alex Bledsoe, Mary Robinette Kowal, and Anya Ow, nonfiction by Tobias S. Buckell, Alasdair Stuart, Marissa Lingen, and Tansy Rayner Roberts, poems by Mari Ness, Cassandra Khaw, Brandon O’Brien, Ali Trotta, and Cynthia So, interviews with K.M. Szpara and Anya Ow by Caroline M. Yoachim, and Galen Dara’s The Uncanny T-rex on the cover.
All that plus two podcasts!
Episode 23A (July 3): Editors’ Introduction, “Red Lizard Brigade” by Sam J. Miller as read by Heath Miller, “Octavia’s Letter to Marcus Anthony on the Discovery of his Faithlessness” by Cassandra Khaw as read by Stephanie Malia Morris, and Lynne M. Thomas interviewing Mary Robinette Kowal.
Episode 23B (August 7): Editors’ Introduction, “The Tale of the Three Beautiful Raptor Sisters, and the Prince Who Was Made of Meat” by Brooke Bolander, as read by Stephanie Malia Morris, “The Year We Got Rid of Our Ghosts” by Ali Trotta, as read byErika Ensign, and Lynne M. Thomas interviewing Brooke Bolander.
About Our Cover Artist: Galen Dara
Galen Dara has created art for Escape Artists, Uncanny Magazine, 47North publishing, Skyscape Publishing, Fantasy Flight Games, Tyche Books, Fireside Magazine, Strange Horizons Magazine, and Lightspeed Magazine. She won the 2016 World Fantasy Award for Best Artist and has been nominated for the Hugo, the Chesley Award, the Locus Award, and the Spectrum 24 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 friendly conglomeration of human and animal companions. Her website is galendara.com. You can follow her on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @galendara.
In The Issue
By Claw, By Hand, By Silent Speech by Elsa Sjunneson & Merc Fenn Wolfmoor
You Can Make a Dinosaur, but You Can’t Help Me by K.M. Szpara
Bones in the Rock by R.K. Kalaw
The Uncanny Dinosaurs—Introduction by Brooke Bolander, Sam J. Miller, Mari Ness, Nicasio Andres Reed, Merc Fenn Wolfmoor & Elsa Sjunneson, K.M. Szpara, JY Yang, and Lynne M. Thomas & Michael Damian Thomas
Red Lizard Brigade by Sam J. Miller
The Emigrants’ Guide to Oregon, California, and the Unknown by Brit E. B. Hvide
Give the People What They Want by Alex Bledsoe
Everything Under Heaven by Anya Ow
The Tale of the Three Beautiful Raptor Sisters, and the Prince Who Was Made of Meat by Brooke Bolander
The Uncanny Valley by Lynne M. Thomas & Michael Damian Thomas
Joy and Applause by Alasdair Stuart
Island Futures by Tobias S. Buckell
Thank You, Patreon Supporters! by Lynne M. Thomas & Michael Damian Thomas
The Seduction of Numbers, the Measures of Progress by Marissa Lingen
Thirteen Reasons Who: A Timeline of a Question by Tansy Rayner Roberts
Interview: K.M. Szpara by Caroline M. Yoachim