Uncanny Magazine Dinosaur Special Issue Guidelines!

As you may know if you followed the Uncanny Magazine Year 4 Kickstarter, Uncanny Magazine Issue 23 will be a Special Shared-Universe Dinosaur Issue! The planned solicited contributors are: Sam J. Miller Brooke Bolander Mari Ness A. Merc Rustad & Elsa Sjunneson-Henry JY Yang K.M. Szpara Nicasio Andres Reed Do you want to join them? […]

Uncanny Magazine 2017 Award Eligibility

It’s the time of year when people post their year-in-reviews to remind voters for the different SF/F awards what’s out there that they might have missed and which categories these stories are eligible in (especially for the Hugo Awards and Nebula Awards). 2017 was the third full year of Uncanny Magazine (Issues 14 through 19). We are extremely proud of the […]

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The Disabled People Destroy Science Fiction Guidelines

Reading period: January 15th, 2018 to February 15th 2018. [UPDATE: Reading period EXTENDED UNTIL FEBRUARY 28th, 2018!] Please do not submit anything until January 15th. Emails containing submissions will be deleted. (Uncanny Magazine uses the Moksha submission system.)   Who can submit: We welcome submission from writers who identify themselves as disabled. Identity is what matters for […]

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The Writer’s Redemption Arc- A Guest Post by Tracy Townsend

(Guest Post by Tracy Townsend) When I was very young, you couldn’t get me to stop writing, reading, and daydreaming. I needed stories because deep down, I was sure that telling a story right was the only way I could ever be forgiven for the crime of being myself. Understanding this might be a little […]

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Uncanny Magazine Issue 19 Cover and Table of Contents!

Coming November 7, THE NINETEENTH ISSUE OF the 2016 & 2017 HUGO AWARD-WINNING  UNCANNY MAGAZINE!!! All of the content will be available in the eBook version on the day of release. The free online content will be released in 2 stages- half on day of release and half on December 5. Don’t forget eBook Subscriptions to Uncanny Magazine are available […]

Meet New Uncanny Podcast Reader Stephanie Malia Morris!

Wonderful news, Space Unicorns! The talented and amazing Stephanie Malia Morris is joining Uncanny Magazine as a regular reader for the Uncanny Magazine Podcast! Stephanie did a fantastic reading of N. K. Jemisin’s “Henosis” from the Uncanny Magazine Podcast Episode 18A as a guest reader and we’re thrilled to have her on board as a regular member of the […]

Liz Argall’s Things React to Fandom for Robots

As you may remember, one of the stretch goals for the Uncanny Magazine Year Three Kickstarter was a continuation of our webcomic feature. Each issue, the multi-talented Liz Argall will have a special Uncanny edition of her webcomic Things Without Arms and Without Legs where they react to a piece in an issue of Uncanny Magazine. For Issue 18, Liz’s Things react to “Fandom for […]

A Dearth of Fairy Godmothers

(Guest post by Kat Howard) I am not the sort of writer who generally knows where she’s going when she begins a story. I’ll start with a character, a voice, a scene, and then I just write. So when I started writing An Unkindness of Magicians, I didn’t know that much about what I wanted […]

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Liz Argall’s Things React to Qi Xi

As you may remember, one of the stretch goals for the Uncanny Magazine Year Three Kickstarter was a continuation of our webcomic feature. Each issue, the multi-talented Liz Argall will have a special Uncanny edition of her webcomic Things Without Arms and Without Legs where they react to a piece in an issue of Uncanny Magazine. For Issue 17, Liz’s Things react to the poem […]