Uncanny Magazine 2019 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 those stories are eligible in (especially for the Hugo Awards and Nebula Awards). 2019 was the fifth full year of Uncanny Magazine (Issues 26 through 31, including the Disabled […]

Best of Uncanny Has a Starred Review from Library Journal!

Even more fabulous news, Space Unicorns! The forthcoming The Best of Uncanny (edited by Lynne M. Thomas and Michael Damian Thomas) from Subterranean Press received a coveted STARRED REVIEW from Library Journal! “… the diverse range of voices, works, and prose show the wealth of creativity, humanity, and talent in today’s science fiction and fantasy […]

Uncanny Magazine Issue 31 Cover and Table of Contents!

Coming November 5, THE THIRTY-FIRST ISSUE OF THE 2016, 2017, 2018, & 2019 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 3. Don’t forget eBook Subscriptions to Uncanny […]

Disabled People Destroy Science Fiction Editors-in-Chief Dominik Parisien & Elsa Sjunneson-Henry Win an Aurora Award, and Uncanny Magazine Wins a British Fantasy Award!!!

Tremendous news, Space Unicorns! The 2019 Aurora Awards winners have been announced, and Disabled People Destroy Science Fiction,  (Elsa Sjunneson-Henry and Dominik Parisien, Editors-in-Chief), won the Aurora Award for Best Related Work!!! Congratulations to Dominik and Elsa and to everyone involved with this special issue! “Osiris” by Leah Bobet (Uncanny Magazine #25) was also a finalist […]

Best of Uncanny Has a Starred Review from Booklist!

More fabulous news, Space Unicorns! The forthcoming The Best of Uncanny (edited by Lynne M. Thomas and Michael Damian Thomas) from Subterranean Press will receive a coveted STARRED REVIEW in the American Library Association’s November 2019 issue of Booklist magazine! “This anthology contains a gluttonous surfeit of narrative riches. The works in this collection are inventive, […]

Best of Uncanny Has a Starred Review from Kirkus!

Fabulous news, Space Unicorns! The forthcoming The Best of Uncanny (edited by Lynne M. Thomas and Michael Damian Thomas) from Subterranean Press received a coveted STARRED REVIEW from Kirkus! “…there are no weak links in this transcendent anthology. A deliciously diverse sampler of speculative-fiction bonbons, created by some of the most talented literary confectioners on […]

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The Revolution of Giving a Sh*t- A Guest Post by Tyler Hayes

(Author Tyler Hayes’s novel, The Imaginary Corpse was released by Angry Robot Books on September 10, 2019, and can be found at all major booksellers.) (CN: mention of 2016 U.S. Presidential election) When I started writing, I wrote grimdark. I wrote awful people in awful worlds, and plots where lots of people died and no […]

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Uncanny TV- The Pilot IS LIVE!!!!

Space Unicorns, the day has come! Behold the Pilot Episode of Hugo Award-winning Uncanny Magazine‘s Uncanny TV! Brought to you by the generosity of the Uncanny Magazine Year 5 Kickstarter Backers! Featuring geeky talk from phenomenal Chicago-based nerds working to make the world more awesome. Hosts & Showrunners: Matt Peters & Michi Trota Guests: Keisha […]

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Uncanny Magazine Issue 30- Disabled People Destroy Fantasy Cover and Table of Contents!

Coming September 3rd THE 30TH ISSUE OF THE 2016, 2017, 2018,  & 2019 HUGO AWARD-WINNING UNCANNY MAGAZINE, the Disabled People Destroy Fantasy special issue!!! Disabled People Destroy Fantasy is guest edited by: Nicolette Barischoff (Nonfiction), Lisa M. Bradley (Poetry), and Katharine Duckett (Fiction)! All of the content will be available in the eBook version on the day of release. The […]

Uncanny Magazine Wins the 2019 Best Semiprozine Hugo Award!

We have wonderful news! Uncanny Magazine won its fourth Hugo Award for Best Semiprozine (Publishers/Editors-in-Chief Lynne M. Thomas and Michael Damian Thomas, Managing Editor Michi Trota, Podcast Producers Erika Ensign and Steven Schapansky, Disabled People Destroy Science Fiction Special Issue Editors-in-Chief Elsa Sjunneson-Henry and Dominik Parisien)! We are deeply honored by this Hugo Award. It was a stellar […]