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Reading Mecha Manga in Lockdown

The themes of self and other, of person vs machine, in mecha manga are engaging and thoughtful--even more so in our current times.

Cyberpunk: Everything You Did (And Maybe Didn’t) Want To Know

You best start believing in cyberpunk dystopias. You're practically living in one. Here's a critical analysis of the cyberpunk genre.

Who Was Mary Shelley? An Exploration of Her Life

Mary Shelley was an extraordinary woman who changed literary history, and her biography is as astonishing and original as her novels.

A Guide to Conquering Your Demons With 5 Mathematical Sci-Fi Books

These mathematical science fiction books use mathematics in world-building to advance the plot and build characters.

Show Me The Matriarchy

One Rioter reflects on her recent love for the matriarchal society shown in Kate Elliott's COURT OF FIVES, and offers a list of further SFF matriarchies.

Parenthood in Science Fiction and Fantasy: a 2017 Trend?

Babies, pregnancy, and parenthood are featuring frequently in this year's SFF. Is it enough to make it a trend?

Books for Your Post-Blade Runner 2049 Cyberpunk Fix

Looking for gritty, high tech sci-fi full of cybernetics, AI, and virtual reality? Check out these 10 books.

3 Endings and 1 Beginning: Bill Spinester’s ARIEL 51 Webcomic

As I mourn the ending of three favorite webcomics, Bill Spinester's ARIEL 51 promises to fulfill my need for weird science fiction graphic narrative.

3 On A YA Theme: Aliens

YA is out of this world for aliens.

Science Fiction Short Story Collections by Authors of Color

Many genre authors from marginalized backgrounds get their start in short fiction. Check out these amazing short story collections by authors of color.