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Hebdomeros: Knocking on the Tin House

The newest issue of Tin House is billed as the Obsession issue. Theme issues, I realize, must be pretty tough to do. Some of the submissions will match what the editor's looking for, but I'm sure a good number don't. This issue, in particular, has several …

best american fantasy: BAF Moving to Underland Press!

We are pleased to announce that the Best American Fantasy series is moving to Underland Press for the future, starting with Best American Fantasy 3, guest-edited by Kevin Brockmeier.We owe thanks to Prime and Sean Wallace for helping the series get launched, and thanks to Victoria Blake at Underland for giving us a new home.

Nevertheless, I Persisted: One Year Later – Novel Readings

Nov 09, 2017· Nevertheless, I Persisted: One Year Later November 9, 2017 November 11, 2017 Rohan Maitzen One year ago this week, the members of my promotion appeal panel wrote up their final decision: in their view, my file ("with its heavy reliance on non-peer-reviewed on-line venues") had not met the requisite standard and therefore "promotion to ...

The OF Blog: Karen Russell, Vampires in the Lemon Grove

Feb 01, 2013· The third story, "The Seagull Army Descends on Strong Beach, 1979," was actually my first exposure to Russell's fiction (I read it in early 2010 in Tin House 41 when I was developing a longlist for the later-aborted Best American Fantasy 4). Unlike the first two stories, it does not as readily reveal its core elements, as it is more personal ...

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The Mumpsimus

Dec 23, 2018· The miniseries is a work of its own, separate, unique — but haunted by The Haunting of Hill House. And not only The Haunting of Hill House: the miniseries is also haunted by the first adaptation of Jackson's novel, the classic 1963 film The Haunting, and by numerous other stories and movies (The Legend of Hell House, The Shining, etc.).

Essays and Reviews - Novel Readings – Rohan Maitzen

Tin House. Lost & Found: Daphne Marlatt's Ana Historic (Issue 74: Winter 2018) Interviews & Other Media. Interview: George Eliot and Middlemarch. CBC Sunday Edition with Michael Enright (December 1, 2019). Interviewed for "The Enduring Appeal of Sherlock Holmes." CTV Atlantic (January 22, 2015).

Tin House Genre Fiction

Aug 12, 2009· Maybe I'll mail Tin House a copy of Peter Swirsky's useful book From Lowbrow to Nobrow, which counters some of the assumptions about certain forms that appear in "genre fiction" and are supposedly absent from "literary fiction". But I actually don't have a big problem with this paragraph on its own; it's a statement of personal taste, and there ...

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Marooned Off Vesta: In order to respond to Jonathan McCalmont

A writer can move from Tin House and The New Yorker to Clarkesworld much more easily than from Analog or even Strange Horizons to Tin House and The New Yorker. What that means, I think, is while it's a smear to talk about quantity, where things get tricky is the nature of that quantity and how it arises and what the nature of the compensation ...

Books | city of tongues

Best Books 2018. As promised the other day, I thought I'd do a quick roundup of some of the books I enjoyed most this year. Right at the top of my list are two books I loved quite immoderately, Richard Powers' The Overstory and Michael Ondaatje's Warlight.The former is just astonishing – a seamless synthesis of science and fiction that manages to make the ecological crisis surrounding ...

best american fantasy

Aug 12, 2010· The Best American Fantasy series (Underland Press) founded by Ann & Jeff VanderMeer is now reading fantasy short stories up to 10,000 words published or to be published from May 1, 2009 through May 31, 2010 for …

About - The Mumpsimus

The Mumpsimus is a personal blog created by me, Matthew Cheney, in 2003.For an overview of the blog's ever-changing identity over years, see the ten posts I wrote for the tenth anniversary in 2013. To scroll through more recent writings, take a look at the archive links and the Popular Posts list at the bottom of the page.

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179 · Produced by Rick Derringer, Tin House was a hard rockin' power trio who only …

Children's Publishing Blog: Weekend Stubble

...is the most awesome title ever for a book, and Tin House Books now has Robert Paul Smith's long-lost 1958 masterpiece reissued complete with a praise from Lemony Snicket and an intro by yours truly. TH editors got intrigued by it after I wrote a "Lost and Found" piece for them about the book for their "Off The Grid" issue a couple years ago:

I Hope I Didn't Just Give Away the Ending: November 2007

Nov 12, 2007· I Hope I Didn't Just Give Away the Ending Reviews of Speculative Fiction for the Fan and Collector.

So Many Books: Just the Facts M'am

Just the Facts M'am Montaigne's essay "On the Lame" takes it's title from, as Montaigne describes it, a common Italian proverb: "he who has not lain with a lame woman does not know Venus in her sweet perfection."

best american fantasy: Second Volume Announcement

Prime Books announces the second volume of a prestigious new anthology series, Best American Fantasy, guest edited by Ann & Jeff VanderMeer, with Matthew Cheney serving as the series editor.The second volume will be published in June 2008, showcasing the best North American fantasy short fiction from the preceding year.

J'S THEATER: January 2016

James was responding, in fact, to a Tin House essay, "On Pandering," by Claire Vaye Watkins, who received multiple prizes for her 2010 collection Battleborn. Watkins' is a rich, exploratory attempt to make sense of her experiences as a white woman writing in a tradition that usually valorizes white men, abets sexism and racism, and consciously ...

best american fantasy: 2010

Aug 12, 2010· The Best American Fantasy series (Underland Press) founded by Ann & Jeff VanderMeer is now reading fantasy short stories up to 10,000 words published or to be published from May 1, 2009 through May 31, 2010 for volume 4. Stories must be by Latin American or North American residents and published in Latin American or North American publications (or …

Academia – Novel Readings

The third course I plan to spend time rethinking during this sabbatical is British Literature After 1800, one of a suite of 2nd-year survey classes we originally established to orient students in the big picture (nationally and historically) as context and preparation for our more specialized upper-level courses.These curricular intentions are compromised (some might say, rendered …

I Hope I Didn't Just Give Away the Ending

Tin House: Fantastic Women by Aimee Bender 10. The Coyote Road edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling I will be reviewing a number of these books shortly. (But please feel free to purchase numbers 1, 2, 3, 7, and 8 right away.

Best Books 2017 | city of tongues

The End of the Oceans. An Ocean and an Instant. A Family of Disguises: Michael Ondaatje's Warlight. The Element of Need: Murder and Memory in Adelaide (available in the UK for Kindle, and in Australia for Kindle, iBooks, Google Play and Kobo). Work in Progress: On Writing The Resurrectionist. Climate Watershed: Eelco Rohling's The Oceans: A Deep History, Micheline …

My Little Corner: August 2009 - sandraseamans.blogspot.com

Aug 31, 2009· And the why is probably the reason I keep writing about this story in bits and pieces. What always creeped me out about this story was the fact that the house was right next to a cemetery. My imagination conjures up ghosts and demonic possession. What always surprised me was that one of her sons chose to return and live in the house.

PEN America: Guest post: Tomasz Rozycki on "Scorched Maps"

Tomasz Rozycki 's poem "Scorched Maps," reprinted below, appears in PEN America 10: Fear Itself.Both the poem and this guest post were translated by Mira Rosenthal, who received a grant from the PEN Translation Fund to translate Rozycki's Colonies, a book of seventy-seven sonnets. Scorched Maps I took a trip to Ukraine.

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Best American Fantasy Headed to Underland. I'd been meaning to post something about the recent reminder (after February's initial announcement) that the Best American Fantasy anthology series was moving from Prime Books to Underland Press, and that stewardship of the anthologies is shifting from Matthew Cheney, the creator of The Mumpsimus, to Ann and Jeff VanderMeer.

best american fantasy: Best American Fantasy 2008: The ...

Jun 21, 2008· We have now finally settled on the contents for Best American Fantasy 2008 (to be released this fall) and tracked down all the permissions, which means I can now announce the stories that will be included: "Bufo Rex" by Erik Amundsen (Weird Tales)"The Ruby Incomparable" by Kage Baker ()"The Last and Only" by Peter S. Beagle (Eclipse 1)"Mario's Three Lives" by …