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Lawrence Schimel (New York, 1971) writes in both Spanish and English and has published over 100 books as author or anthologist, including Fairy Tales for Writers (A Midsummer Night’s Press), The Drag Queen of Elfland (Circlet), Camelot Fantastic (DAW Books), and Streets of Blood: Vampire Stories from New York (Cumberland House), among many others. He
Check out the StarShipSofa podcast this month for four works of SF in translation: “The Smog Society” by Chen Qiufan, translated from Chinese by Ken Liu and Carmen Yiling Yan “Sense of Wonder 2.0” by Laurent Queyssi, translated from French by Edward Gauvin “White Curtain” by Pavel Amnuel, translated from Russian by Anatoly Belilovsky “Violation
Art and War: Poetry, Pulp and Politics in Israeli Fiction Repeater Books April 21, 2016 300 pages Shimon Adaf and Lavie Tidhar are two of Israel’s most subversive and politically outspoken writers. Growing up on opposite sides of the Israeli spectrum – Tidhar in the north of Israel in the Zionist, socialist Kibbutz; Adaf
translated by Elisabeth Jaquette Melville House May 24, 2016 224 pages There aren’t any starships or spirits in The Queue; no mutant alien viruses or Martian colonies, either. And yet, it is speculative fiction, because Basma Abdel Aziz has taken the reality of Egypt’s oppressive security apparatus and its impact on people’s lives and