Interzone 231 Nov. - Dec. 2010
Interzone is a bimonthly science fiction and fantasy short story magazine, first published 1982. This is the special issue focussed on Jason Sanford who provides 3 of its 5 stories; PEACEMAKER, PEACEMAKER, LITTLE BO BEEP, MEMORIA, MILLISENT KA PLAYS IN REALTIME and is interviewed by Andy Hedgecock
Plus stories by Matthew Cook and Aliette de Bodard, book, movie & DVD reviews and SF News & Gossip. More
Interzone contains original fiction & illustrations plus SFF related news and reviews of books, movies and DVDs. It is not celebrity oriented.
Fiction this issue
THE SHOE FACTORY by Matthew Cook
THE SHIPMAKER by - Aliette de Bodard
PEACEMAKER, PEACEMAKER, LITTLE BO BEEP, MEMORIA and MILLISENT KA PLAYS IN REALTIME all by Jason Sanford
Movies reviewed by Nick Lowe this issue
Metropolis, Devil, Charlie St Cloud, Enter the Void, Jonah Hex, Scott Pilgrim vs the World, The Hole, Despicable Me, The Secret of Kells, Resident Evil: Afterlife
DVD/Blu Rays reviewed by Tony Lee this issue
The Avengers, The Brothers Bloom, Fanboys, Heroes, Dollhouse, Black Death, V, Nausicaä
Books reviewed this issue
THE SECRET HISTORY OF FANTASY edited by Peter S. Beagle
MUSIC FOR ANOTHER WORLD edited by Mark Harding
THE VERY BEST OF CHARLES DE LINT Charles de Lint
THE RAGGED MAN Tom Lloyd
THE EVOLUTIONARY VOID Peter F.Hamilton
THE NEMESIS LIST R.J. Frith
EMPRESS OF ETERNITY L.E. Modesitt, Jr
SURFACE DETAIL Iain M. Banks
LOOK AT THE BIRDIE Kurt Vonnegut
This edition, #231, has all the text of the print edition but some of the graphics and advertisements are not present.
Interzone was founded in 1982 by David Pringle, John Clute, Alan Dorey, Malcolm Edwards, Colin Greenland, Graham Jones, Roz Kaveney and Simon Ounsley.
Founding editor David Pringle stepped down in 2004 and the magazine has been published by TTA Press since then, from issue 194 onwards. Interzone celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2007 and is still going strong on a bimonthly schedule.
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The magazine is a winner of the Hugo and British Fantasy Awards. Many of its stories have also won awards and/or reprints in various Year’s Best anthologies.
Interzone has helped launch the careers of many important science fiction and fantasy authors, and continues to publish some of the world's best known writers. Amongst those to have graced its pages are Brian Aldiss, Sarah Ash, Michael Moorcock, Bruce Sterling, William Gibson, M. John Harrison, Stephen Baxter, Iain M. Banks, J.G. Ballard, Kim Newman, Alastair Reynolds, Harlan Ellison, Greg Egan, Gwyneth Jones, Jonathan Lethem, Geoff Ryman, Rachel Pollack, Charles Stross, Jon Courtenay Grimwood, John Brunner, Paul McAuley, Ian R. MacLeod, Christopher Priest, Thomas M. Disch, Ian Watson, John Sladek, Paul Di Filippo, Rudy Rucker, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, Eric Brown, Chris Beckett, Dominic Green, Jay Lake, Chris Roberson, Elizabeth Bear, Hal Duncan, Steve Rasnic Tem...
We’re still discovering more than our fair share of exciting new talents and publishing some of the brightest new stars around: Aliette de Bodard, Tim Akers, Will McIntosh, Jason Stoddard, Jason Sanford, Hannu Rajaniemi, Leah Bobet, Kim Lakin-Smith, Tim Lees, Karen Fishler, Nina Allan, Alaya Dawn Johnson, Gareth L. Powell, Mercurio D. Rivera, Jamie Barras, Suzanne Palmer, Carlos Hernandez, Daniel Kaysen, Grace Dugan, Rachel Swirsky, Benjamin Rosenbaum, M.K. Hobson, Gord Sellar, Al Robertson, Neil Williamson, Tim Pratt, Matthew Kressel, Sara King and many others.
Most stories are illustrated by artists such as David Gentry, Warwick Fraser-Coombe, Jim Burns, Christopher Nurse, Richard Marchand, Lisa Konrad, Dave Senecal, Geoffrey Grisso, Kenn Brown, Daniel Bristow-Bailey...
Interzone also hosts columns such as David Langford’s Ansible Link (news and gossip), Nick Lowe’s Mutant Popcorn (film reviews) and Tony Lee’s Laser Fodder (DVD reviews). Every issue contains several pages of book reviews and in-depth interviews. Once a year readers vote for their favourite stories and illustrations. Occasionally we dedicate an issue to a specific theme (eg Mundane-SF, issue 216, with fiction guest edited by Geoff Ryman, Julian Todd and Trent Walters) or author, eg Chris Beckett in issue 218.