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Issue #10: Swedish Futurescapes, Usman Malik Meets Bram Stoker, and A Nutshell Guide to Afrofuturism

Contents of This Issue (1) Twilight, Snow, and Big Machines: Swedish SF Art (2) Pakistani Author Usman T. Malik takes Bram Stoker Award (3) From the Academy: “Race in Science Fiction, The Case of Afrofuturism” by Lisa Yaszek (4) Publication Note … Continue reading

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Issue #9: An African Future + Writing on Walls

Contents of This Issue (1) A Special Introduction: Don’t Miss Our New Publication (2) An African Future: Graphic Novel Trilogy Launches in Nigeria (3) Writing on Walls, Part 1: Under the Surface of Batman Graffiti (4) Writing on Walls, Part … Continue reading

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Issue 8: Real Space Opera, Godzilla Haiku, and The Pope Reads Dystopian Fiction

  Contents (1) A Real Space Opera: Japanese Team Turns Polish Novel Into Parisian Opera (2.1) First We Take Shinjuku: Godzilla Reconquers Japan (2.2) Then We Take Haiku: The Awesome Double Bill You Didn’t Know You Wanted… Godzilla and Janis … Continue reading

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Issue 7: White Manga, Black Superheroes, and Mexican Pulp

Contents (1) Fans (and George Takei) Revolt Over Hollywood Whitewashing (1.5) UPDATE (March 1, 2015): Diversity in Casting and Profitability (2) South Africa: Comic Book Culture (3) South Africa: Alien Resurrected (3.5) UPDATE (March 6, 2015) Messing With the Canon … Continue reading

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Instant Update (Number 1): More “Metropolis” Music

Instant Updates bring you up to speed without having to wait for the next full issue of SFATW.  Sometimes they will cover an item that’s time-sensitive.  Other times, like with this first one, they’ll be a brief follow-up to a … Continue reading

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Issue 6: Geek Culture + Minister Faust, German Science Fiction, Afrofuture(s), and Writing SF in China and Laos (January, 2015)

Contents (1) Geek Culture, Number 01: Minister Faust and the New MF Galaxy Podcast (2) German Science Fiction: A Lecture and Essay by Sonja Fritzsche (3) Early German SF on Film: Metroplolis (1927). (4) Early German SF on Film: Alraune … Continue reading

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Issue 5: Old Boys and Blade Runners, Polyglot Skype, Sino-Gore Gaming, and Egyptian Comic Culture (December, 2014)

Contents (1) Of Old Boys and Blade Runners: Park Chan-Wook Rumored to Direct SF Thriller “Second Son” (2) In An Alien Tongue: Polyglot Skype And An Update on Machine Translation (3) Sino-Gore Gaming: Retro Game Lets You Slay Monsters From … Continue reading

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