Final Staff

Stacey Janssen

Managing Editor:
Dave Noonan


  • Mishell Baker
  • Bluejack
  • Amy Goldschlager
  • Emily Lupton
  • R. K. MacPherson
  • Scott James Magner
  • Robin Shantz

Copy Editors

  • Sarah L. Edwards
  • Yoon Ha Lee
  • Sherry D. Ramsey
  • Rena Saimoto
  • Paula Stiles


  • Marti McKenna
  • Bridget McKenna


  • Geb Brown

Publisher: Bluejack

May, 2004 (Vol. I: #5)


Collaborative Criticism

Time sure is flying! Things are coming along, but we can't do it on our own.



A Chat With Sheila Williams

Chris Dodson sits down with the new editor of Asimov's.


Do Women and Men Really Write Differently?

Elizabeth Barrette puts gender under the microscope to explore the historical, statistical, and psychological differences between the genders in science fiction.

Sub-Genre Spotlight

Dinosaurs in Science Fiction

Dinosaurs! For whatever reason, they've always been a favorite of children and science fiction writers.


What Mr. Maillet Really Meant to Tell Me

The gap between authorial intent and reader experience

Or, what do you do when the author says,

Detonating the Nuclear Family

Stephen D. Rogers considers a motivating force behind speculative fiction you might not have expected.


The Matrix: Revisited

Was Neo Really the Savior?

Irina takes an in-depth look at everyone's favorite disappointing action film of 1999-2003.


The Dreams Our Stuff is Made Of

Was Thomas M. Disch's work of criticism the most important book on Science Fiction ever written?

Short Fiction Reviews, May 2004

Bluejack looks at a big pile of short stories spanning April through July.