Librarians > internet, Atomium upgraded, Rocketbelt convention photos… Continue reading Links for 30-09-2006
A little twist in the format for this week’s Friday Plant Blogging…
Depending on where you sit, the word “literary” preceding the words “science fiction” is either a handy descriptor denoting a certain flavour of genre writing, or a pretentious label that denotes tedious over-egging of the writerly pudding.
It’s probably fairly plain that I’m a fan of literary sf, but what the hell does that actually denote, anyway? Where is the line drawn? And is it inherently ‘better’ than other forms? Continue reading A vindication of ‘beer-money’ science fiction
Virgin Galactic unveiling, internet is terror-proof (kinda), Large Hadron Collider facts… Continue reading Links for 29-09-2006
Yours truly went up to the Big Smoke last night, to attend my first BSFA monthly gathering. And a lot of fun it was too.