The Surreal Pandemonium​ Violence and Collapse of Civilization in “High-Rise”

Class warfare reigns in the 1970s styled London high-rise where Doctor Laing (Tom Hiddleston) lives. High-Rise (2015), based on the novel of the same title by famed science fiction author JG Ballard, portrays a surreal, dystopian vision of mayhem and violence compartmentalized into the space of one building. Through Laing, we observe the building’s occupants: …read in detail

The Art of Science Fiction 020: Tomi Väisänen

Every time I prepare an Art of Science Fiction post, excitement ripples through me. I love sharing good art. It’s literally sharing the love. Today is no exception. Tomi Väisänen is yet another artist whose work not only generates excitement but also contains everything I love about science fiction. He hails from Helsinki, Finland and is a …read in detail

Women of Science Fiction 005: Interview with Ellery Kane

Ellery Kane does sci-fi dystopian her own way. Her Legacy series is a dark adventure that never leaves you bored. Her series has won several awards, including the Gold Medal in the Independent Publisher Book Awards, young adult, eBook category. To find out more about Ellery, her work, and read her awesome blog, check out …read in detail