Author: Noel Chidwick

Shoreline of Infinity Event Horizon – Can Science Fiction Save Us?

 Can Science Fiction Save Us? 8pm Thursday 12th April 2018, Anatomy Lecture Theatre, Summerhall. This month we’ve teamed up with the Edinburgh Science Festival for a fascinating evening exploring the power of science fiction. We’ll have poetry and music from Rachel Plummer and Nicky Long on clarinet. Ben Blow reads from Shoreline of Infinity 11½  Special Edition – launched at the event. Come get your signed copy. Debbie Cannon and Jonathan Whiteside premiere a new Infinitesimals audio drama – Lowland Clearances, written by Pippa Goldschmidt and adapted by Jonathan Whiteside. With MC Russell Jones Discussion with science fiction writers Paul McCauley,  Anne Charnock and Professor...

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Goodnight Rosemarinus – Artwork Competition

Calling all artists — it’s competition time! We’ve had a couple of writing competitions, so we thought it was time to give the illustrators a chance. Here you will find and download a Caroline Grebbell short story called Goodnight Rosemarinus. Your task is to illustrate a scene from the story to accompany it in the magazine when we publish it in a future issue. There will be a cash prize of £40 for the winning entry, plus 1 year digital subscriptions for the winner and two runners-up. The winner will also receive a printed edition of the magazine featuring their artwork....

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Four Shoreliners in the Best of British Science Fiction 2017

There are some fine stories in this collection of the Best of British Science Fiction 2017, edited by Donna Scott and published by Newcon Press. And we are dead proud to announce that 4 stories were published in Shoreline of Infinity. Raise a glass to: Tim Majors for “The Walls of Tithonium Chasma” Katie Gray – “3.8 Missions” Eric Brown – “Targets” Ken MacLeod – “The Last Word” If you want to order a copy go to Best of British SF, Newcon Press If you want to read the best of 2018 science fiction, pre-order a Shoreline of Infinity 11.  ...

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Can Science Fiction Save Us – Looking for reprint submissions

Can Science Fiction Save Us? We are hosting an event at the Edinburgh Science Festival this year – see  https://www.sciencefestival.co.uk/event-details/can-science-fiction-save-us We’re publishing a companion special issue on the theme of Science Fiction and Sustainability to go along with the event. We’re going to republish some stories from past issues of Shoreline of Infinity on the topic, we’re keen to include stories or poems from other writers. At this late stage we’re looking for previously published stories. We’ll pay at our standard rates. We’re looking for a max of 5,000 words per story. Please submit using the form at the...

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Shoreline of Infinity Event Horizon – Thursday 8th March 2018

Read the full review at Rhyming with Ranking Celebrating International Women’s Day with a night of live science fiction We have: The Monster and Mary Shelley  performed by Catherine Gillard of The Occasion Songs from the awesome Roelle Blue  #noBadVibes – a new story from Katy Lennon Poetry from Siobhan Shields and Jane McKie Danielle Farrow –  reading Ursula K Le Guin the launch of Shoreline of Infinity 11 the all-women special issue Special Guest Host  – Laura Lam 7.30pm – to who knows when, THURSDAY 8th March 2018 Frankenstein 26 George IV Bridge Edinburgh EH1 1EN www.frankensteinedinburgh.co.uk and featuring the...

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