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Radcon friends

Had a great time at Radcon catching up with friends. A couple of my favorite panels: Where the Next Global Conflict Will Be, where one got erudition, a sure grasp of history and much pessimism, and Selling It Again where the likes of C.J. Cherryh and Ellen Datlow held forth on the convoluted world of short story markets.


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Steampunk in San Jose

My favorite panel at World Fantasy Convention was “Why Steampunk Now?” A great subject. I mean, don’t ya kind of wonder what brought on this huge enthusiasm for 19th century technology, a reimagined British Empire, top hats and goggles? A fad, a band wagon, an aesthetic  — but why now? Read More…