The Future in Fiction (Not the Future of Fiction, Please)

So, I ran across this truly engaging conversation on FSG’s blog between writers Nathaniel Rich and Robin Sloan about the future in Fiction. It’s tempting to think of future in fiction as belonging to the realm of sci-fi, but Sloan and Rich are asking us to reach beyond prophetic vision into an understanding of the future … Continue reading The Future in Fiction (Not the Future of Fiction, Please)

Love Minus Eighty: Dating When Technology Cheats Death

Will McIntosh was a psychology professor at Georgia Southern University until recently, when he won a Hugo Award for his novella titled “Bridesicle” (Asimov’s 2009).  Then he turned his sights to his lifelong passion, writing, and we are all benefitting for it now with the many books that McIntosh has already written. “Bridesicle” was a … Continue reading Love Minus Eighty: Dating When Technology Cheats Death