Uncanny Magazine Issue Twenty-Six

Welcome to Uncanny Magazine Issue Twenty-Six! All of the content will be available for purchase as an eBook (PDF, EPUB, MOBI) on January 1, 2019. The free online content will be released in two stages—half on January 1 and half on February 5.

Featuring all-new short fiction by Fran Wilde, Natalia Theodoridou, Senaa Ahmad, Delilah S. Dawson, Marissa Lingen, and Inda Lauryn; reprint fiction by Ellen Kushner; nonfiction by Linda D. Addison, Elsa Sjunneson-Henry, Alec Nevala-Lee, and Keidra Chaney; poems by Cassandra Khaw, Sonya Taaffe, Hal Y. Zhang, and Jennifer Crow; interviews with Natalia Theodoridou and Marissa Lingen by Caroline M. Yoachim;  and Julie Dillon’s Pearls and Stardust on the cover.

All that plus two podcasts!

Episode 26A (January 1): Editors’ Introduction, “A Catalog of Storms” by Fran Wilde as read by Erika Ensign, “A Letter from One Woman to Another” by Cassandra Khaw as read by Stephanie Malia Morris, and Lynne M. Thomas interviewing Fran Wilde.

Episode 26B (February 5): Editors’ Introduction, “The Willows” by Delilah S. Dawson as read by Stephanie Malia Morris, “Steeped in Stars” by Hal Y. Zhang as read by Erika Ensign, and Lynne M. Thomas interviewing Delilah S. Dawson.

About The Cover Artist: Julie Dillon

Julie Dillon is a Hugo Award-winning artist living in California. She has had a lifelong love of fantasy and sci-fi art and literature, and is excited to be making her own contribution to the field. Over the years, she has worked on book covers, magazine illustrations, gaming illustrations, and a variety of other commissions, and she is currently working on branching out into creating more of her own work. Her website is juliedillonart.com and you can follow her on Twitter @juliedillon.

In The Issue

More Fiction

A Catalog of Storms by Fran Wilde

The Duke of Riverside by Ellen Kushner

Nothing to Fear, Nothing to Fear by Senaa Ahmad

Poems Written While by Natalia Theodoridou

The Willows by Delilah S. Dawson
(available Feb 05, 2019)

Dustdaughter by Inda Lauryn
(available Feb 05, 2019)

The Thing, With Feathers by Marissa Lingen
(available Feb 05, 2019)


The Watchword by Sonya Taaffe

A Letter from One Woman to Another by Cassandra Khaw

Steeped in Stars by Hal Y. Zhang
(available Feb 05, 2019)

Red Berries by Jennifer Crow
(available Feb 05, 2019)


How to Make a Paper Crane by Elsa Sjunneson-Henry

Safe Havens—WFC Award 2018 Ceremony Toastmaster Speech by Linda D. Addison

Thank You, Patreon Supporters! by Lynne M. Thomas & Michael Damian Thomas

What It Feels Like for a Fangirl in the Age of Late Capitalism by Keidra Chaney
(available Feb 05, 2019)

The Most Powerful Force by Alec Nevala-Lee
(available Feb 05, 2019)


Interview: Natalia Theodoridou by Caroline M. Yoachim

Interview: Marissa Lingen by Caroline M. Yoachim
(available Feb 05, 2019)