What would life be like if rent was cheap and homelessness was eradicated? Sara Schulman’s “The Mere Future” takes a dystopian look at what New York might be like if everyone’s housing needs were met.
Category Archives: 1. Science Fiction
Vancouver is a town that many studios and production companies call home. This makes it a genre traveler’s dream vacation spot. So the next time you find yourself there, you might want to check out these science fiction, fantasy, and horror film locations.
Are you going to your first science fiction convention? Then you’ll want to read this quick checklist to make sure that you don’t make a fool of yourself by committing one of these embarrassing faux pas. (Remember, you don’t want to do anything on this list… unless you want to be an obnoxious boor.)
Learn the ins and outs of the Millennium Falcon, and then build your own foam model. When built, the model measures 12″ x 12″. Stats Summary of Millennium Falcon Book and Mega Model You have to admit that Disney is an amazing marketing machine. What kid (or kid in an adult’s body) wouldn’t love to […]
In a future world–or another planet–Helen Andros, a young military physician is caught in theocratic machinations that almost cost her her life. A half-breed, illegitimate, presumed orphaned, she learns her father’s identity as one of the land’s powerful lords and remains a target for the religious cast. Specs Summary of The Vision When the book […]
As dead presidents on the other side play a board game of world conquest (like Risk), their moves are played out in the real world, and one person is destined to save the world. Specs Title: Presidential Risk Author: Michael Bronte Paperback: 400 pages Publisher: Self-Published Language: English ISBN-10: 1512081655 ISBN-13: 978-1512081657 Available on Amazon […]
Carma “The Genre Traveler” Spence has teamed up with her husband to create a new science fiction (and beyond) video podcast. What can you expect from our show? Interesting insights, witty repartee, and the occasional giggle. Here’s our introduction video: Episodes are scheduled to be posted every other week. Several are already up for your […]
What makes Mexican tales of the fantastic Mexican? What differentiates them from American, British or even Russian speculative fiction? If you let the ambiance of the stories in Three Messages and a Warning wash over you, you’ll have a pretty good chance of finding out. Specs Title: Three Messages and a Warning: Contemporary Mexican Short […]
Part educational book, part activity book, Science Fiction and What is that? shares information about six well-known science fiction authors. Specs Title: Science Fiction and What is that? Editor: Offshoot Paperback: 104 pages Publisher: Offshoot Series: Glitterati Literati ISBN-10: 9386362309 ISBN-13: 978-9386362308 Available on Amazon in paperback format. Summary of Science Fiction and What is […]