Art of Science Fiction 112: Michal “Mike” Jelinek

Concept Design Adventurist, Michal “Mike” Jelinek hails from Horseville, Greenland. He designs things, sometimes he writes things, and other times he educates people about things. Over the years Mike has held various creative positions in the design and styling departments of giant automotive manufacturers like Volkswagen, Skoda, Citroen, GM Europe, and Mercedes. Wanting to explore …read in detail

Announcing the Sir Julius Vogel Award Finalists for Science Fiction & Fantasy

Earlier this week, the finalists for New Zealand’s 2017 Sir Julius Vogel Award were announced. The award recognizes New Zealand’s top creators in science fiction and fantasy. It’s one of New Zealand’s most recognized awards for speculative fiction. Winners will be announced in a ceremony at LexiCon during the 38th New Zealand National Science Fiction and Fantasy …read in detail

“Babylon’s Song” Short-Listed to the Final 2017 Vogel Award Ballot

Woelf Dietrich’s novella, which appears in our book Interspecies, is on the final ballot for the Sir Julius Vogel Awards, one of New Zealand’s top prizes for speculative fiction. You may remember that we announced his initial nomination at the end of February, but that was no guarantee of making the final ballot. We couldn’t …read in detail