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Nipping Skynet in the Bud? Killer Robots and Real Life Warfare.

The TL/DR Synopsis Synopsis: A look at the SF trope of uploading human minds to synthetic bodies and one of its current real-life precursors, autonomous robotics. Human Rights Watch warns about the use of such systems in war.   Includes links … Continue reading

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International SF: The Double Identity of the Movie 2033 (Mexico, 2009)

The TL/DR Synopsis Synopsis: international speculative fiction–review of the Mexican movie 2033, both on its own terms and in its social context.Includes links to numerous points of reference in science fiction and in Latin American history. Includes embedded video (a) trailer for … Continue reading

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“International Speculative Fiction” Fricken’ Rocks–for Free!

My story Siren Songs in Deep Time was originally published in Albedo One, the award-winning Irish magazine of genre fiction.  Now it’s been picked up again–with enthusiasm–by International Specualtive Fiction. ISF  is a quarterly publication founded in 2012 with a … Continue reading

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Link: Geography and Science Fiction – the Creation of Realistic Alternative Worlds

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