Pockets by Amal El-Mohtar Is the Favorite Uncanny Magazine Story of 2015!

Space Unicorns! We have tabulated the results of the Uncanny Magazine 2015 Favorite Short Story Poll, and “Pockets” by Amal El-Mohtar came in FIRST PLACE!   Congratulations, Amal! Amal will be receiving a FANCY CERTIFICATE suitable for framing.             And now, the rest of the results! Second Place: “Folding Beijing” […]

Julia Rios Is the New Uncanny Magazine Reprint/Poetry Editor!!!

Excellent news, Space Unicorns! The fabulous Julia Rios will be the new Uncanny Magazine Reprint/Poetry Editor starting with Issue 10!  Julia Rios is a Hugo Award-nominated editor and podcaster, plus a writer and narrator. She was a fiction editor for Strange Horizons from 2012 to 2015, and is co-editor with Alisa Krasnostein of Kaleidoscope: Diverse […]

Uncanny Celebrates the Favorites of 2015 and Joins Instagram

Happy New Year, Space Unicorns! We’re excited to see what 2016 brings, because 2015 was a fantastic year. We’re thankful for all the support and enthusiasm Uncanny Magazine has received, and while we have our personal favorites, we’d like to know which stories YOU loved from Uncanny in 2015. We’ve set up a poll for Uncanny […]

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Uncanny Magazine 2015 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 they might have missed and which category it’s eligible in (especially for the Hugo Awards and Nebula Awards). This was the first full year of Uncanny Magazine (Issues 2 through 7). We are extremely proud […]

Uncanny Magazine Issue 8 Cover and Table of Contents!

Coming January 5, THE EIGHTH ISSUE OF 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 February 2. Don’t forget eBook Subscriptions to Uncanny Magazine are available from Weightless […]

Liz Argall’s Things React to Interlingua

As you may remember, one of the stretch goals for the Uncanny Magazine Year Two Kickstarter was a new 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 story in the current issue of Uncanny Magazine. […]

Max and Amal Duel for Uncanny Reasons!

As many of you might recall, there was a promise on the last day of the Uncanny Magazine Year Two Kickstarter that if we reached all of our initial stretch goals, Uncanny authors Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone would create a Shakespearean Duel Video . We expected some quoting as they sat at their computers. […]

A Pledge for SF/F Convention Accessibility

(Cross-posted from Lynnemthomas.com) I would like to build a world where our first thought about any given convention is “Yay, convention!” not “is this even remotely accessible for Caitlin?” As many of you know from recent posts and Tweets, the World Fantasy Convention this year had another accessibility failure. Many of us have lost count of the […]

Ten Upcoming Sci-Fi/Fantasy Chicago Theater Productions

(Guest post by Tiffany Keane) Within the past decade, mainstream media has embraced science fiction and fantasy, with the genre arguably at its most popular levels in entertainment. This popularity has inspired the theatre community, which has started to embrace its inner geek. From long–standing theater companies with extensive sets and elaborate costumes to independent […]

Uncanny Magazine Issue 7 Cover and Table of Contents!

Coming November 3, THE SEVENTH ISSUE OF 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 1. Don’t forget eBook Subscriptions to Uncanny Magazine are available from Weightless […]