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8pm Thursday 13th May 2021 A cabaret of mythic proportions! This live event will feature myth and folklore influenced music, prose and poetry readings, plus a bonus extra-special inside look...Book your tickets - Pay what you can »
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Adriana Kantcheva, B.G. Alder, Ben Blow, E.M. Faulds, Callum McSorley, Ida Keogh, Jack Schouten, Louise Hughes, Maya Chhabra, Richard Gregson, Tim Major
Winning stories of the Flash fiction competition: science fiction ghost stories
SF poetry from: R.V. Neville, Sarah Bricault, William Stephenson
Noise and Sparks: The New, Normal by Ruth EJ Booth
Interview with Ken MacLeod
Cover by Stephen Daly
This issue is published in paperback and digital formats: PDF, Kindle and ePub
Edited by Madeleine Shepherd
Introductions by Ken MacLeod and Pippa Goldschmidt
The first human being in space was Russian. The first man on the Moon was American. However, the space race is a marathon, not a sprint. Startling evidence suggests that the longest rocket flight ever made was a classified Scottish project.
Alba ad Astra is a collaborative thought experiment celebrating Scotland’s industrial and technological heritage. Documents, photographs and testimonials have been collected by Madeleine Shepherd and contributors such as Andrew J. Wilson and Kirsti Wishart. These fragments reveal a secret part of Scotland’s history – or a new mythology.
We are very pleased to announce that the we were successful in a bid for funding for 2022 from Creative Scotland. What does this mean? This is the summary from...Read More
At Christmas, everyone enjoys the thrill of a ghost story. This year, we wanted a science fictional ghostly tale to scare the bejeesus out of us. You did not disappoint. Our...Read More
Books and Publications
It’s the End of the World: But What Are We Really Afraid Of? Adam Roberts 288 pages Elliott & Thompson Review by Ken MacLeod No one would have believed in...Read More
To Sleep in a Sea of Stars Christopher Paolini 878 pages Tor Review by Andrew Chidwick Ever since the days of Tolkien, maps have been a beloved staple of the...Read More