Reviews 2006

2006
Christopher Priest: The Interaction ed Andrew M Butler
Title:
Strange Attractions 16 January 2006

Counting Heads by David Marusek
Title:
New York Review of Science Fiction #211 March, 2006

Dusk by Tim Lebbon
Title: “Mage Sht”
SFW 457 23 January 2006

Cell by Stephen King
Starship: Mutiny by Mike Resnik
The Cosmology of the Wider World by Jeff Ford
Title:
Interzone (#203) February 2006

The Vengeance of Rome by Michael Moorcock
Title: “Swindler’s List”
SFW 461 20 February 2006

20th Century Ghosts by Joe Hill
Title: “20th Century Foxy”
SFW 465 20 March 2006

Genetopia by Keith Brooke
Try and Catch Me by Michael Cadnum
The Brief History of the Dead by Kevin Brockmeier
Title:
Interzone (#204)

In the Forest of Forgetting by Theodora Goss
Title: “Tightrope”
SFW 469 17 April 2006

The Darkling Plain by Philip Reeve
Title:
SFW 473 15 May 2006

Gradisil by Adam Roberts
The History of Science Fiction by Adam Roberts
Title: “A Clanking of Homunculi”
Interzone (#205)

Babylon by Richard Calder
Title: “Babylon Unbound”
SFW 477 12 June 2006

Streaking by Brian Stableford
Title:
Strange Horizons (10 July 2006)

The Possibility of an Island
Title: “Penis Island” (title not used on site)
SFW 481 10 July 2006

James Tiptree, Jr: the Double Life of Alice B Sheldon by Julie Phillips
Title: “Deaths”
SFW 485 6 August 2006

The Last Days by Scott Westerfeld
The Stolen Child by Keith Donohue
Title: “Short Change, Long Changelings”
Interzone (October 2006 #206)

The Glass Books of the Dream Eaters by Gordon Dahlquist
Title: “Peril Peril Peril”
SFW 489 4 September 2006

Three Days to Never by Tim Powers
Title: “Nobodaddy Days”
SFW 493 2 October 2006

Threshold Shift by Eric Brown
Missile Gap by Charles Stross
A Soul in a Bottle by Tim Powers
When They Came by Don Webb
Title: “Short Bread”
Interzone (December 2006 #207)

Blindsight by Peter Watts
Title:
New York Review of Science Fiction December 2006?

The Road by Cormac McCarthy
Title: “The End of the Road”
SFW 497 30 October 2006

Nova Swing by M John Harrison
Title:
Guardian (11 November 2006)

Against the Day by Thomas Pynchon
Title: “Aubade, Poor Dad”
SFW 501 (27 November 2006)

The Book of Dave by Will Self
Title: “Poles of the Knowledge”
SFW 505 (25 December 2006)

REVIEWS 2007

2007
Ysabel by Guy Gavriel Kay
Title: “Ysabella Kissed a Fella”
SFW 509 (22 January 2007)

Orphans of Chaos by John C Wright
Fugitives of Chaos by John C Wright
Titans of Chaos by John C Wright
Title:
New York Review of Science Fiction (February? 2007)

Larklight by Philip Reeve
Julian: A Christmas Story by Robert Charles Wilson
Map of Dreams by M Rickert
Title:
Interzone (April 2007 #209)

The Terror by Dan Simmons
Title: “In the Belly of the Thing”
SFW 513 (circa 20 February 2007)

Jamestown by Matthew Sharpe
Title: “Jamestown Blues”
SFW 517 (circa 20 March 2007)

Softspoken by Lucius Shepard
HARM by Brian W Aldiss
Title: “The Harm World”
Interzone 210 (June 2007)

Four Novels of the 1960s by Philip K Dick [ed Jonathan Lethem]
Title: “The Bone Song of Philip K Dick”
SFW 521 (circa 16 April 2007)

The Yiddish Policemen’s Union by Michael Chabon
Title: “Zugzwang on a Hot Tin Roof”
SFW 525 (circa 12 May 2007)

Endless Things by John Crowley
Title:
Strange Horizons (held till beginning of July)

The Unknown Terrorist by Richard Flanagan
Time’s Daughter by Rebecca Ore
The Merchant and the Alchemist’s Gate by Ted Chiang
Title:
Interzone 211 (August 2007)

The SFWA European Hall of Fame ed James and Kathryn Morrow
Title: “Hey! Salome!”
SFW 530 (11 June 2007)

Spook Country by William Gibson
Title: “Casper Country”
SFW 534 ( July 2007)

The Butcher Bird by Richard Kadry
Sides by Peter Straub
Title:
Interzone 212

Mainspring by Jay Lake
Title: “Clock Whisperer”
SFW 538 (August 2007)

The Dog Said Bow-Wow by Michael Swanwick
What Can be Saved from the Wreckage? by Michael Swanwick
Title: “Walking The Dog”
SFW 541 (3 September 2007)

The Kip Brothers by Jules Verne
Title:
SFRA Review (fall 2007?)

Articles 1960-1964

1960
“The Penultimate Word”
Collage #1 (Chicago, 1960)
poetry column

“The Penultimate Word”
Collage #2 (Chicago, 1960)

1962
“The Gallatin Plan: or, the Coming Triumph of Bureaucracy.”
Counterpoint: a Journal of Political and Social Thought. New York: New York University (Spring 1962: Vol 1, #1). With Thomas M Disch.

1964
“Report from Zurich”
Current Account October 1964

“The Brontosaurus Twitches”
Varsity 16 October 1964

“God Bless Money”
Varsity 23 October 1964

“The Preservation of Streetcars”
Varsity 4 December 1964

“No Hilton in Antigua”
Varsity 11 December 1964
much cut

“Keeping Christ out of Christmas”
Varsity 18 December 1964

Articles 1965

1965
“Abortions: a Private Matter”
Varsity 8 January 1965

“Bus-driver’s Holiday”
Varsity 22 January 1965

“U of T is Bush League”
Varsity 29 January 1965

“Help We’re Squashed”
Varsity 12 February 1965

“University `Working’ on Discrimination”
Varsity 26 February 1965

“Got the Blues, Buddy?”
Varsity 5 March 1965

“Metro Like Mets”
Varsity 19 March 1965

Articles 1966-1969

1966
“If You Like James Bond, You’re for the Real World”
Varsity 4 November 1966
Strokes (Seattle:Serconia, 1988)

“The Merry Marvel Marching Society”
Varsity 25 November 1966

Three Blockbusters in an Odd Year”
The Toronto Star 26 November 1966
year roundup

1967
“Complaints”
Varsity 10 February 1967

“Replying to Critics”
Varsity 10 February 1967

“Editorial”
The Varsity Review Toronto: The Varsity (10 March 1967). With Gail Dexter.

1968
“Fantasy Meets the British Public School Genre”
The New Captain George’s Whizzbang Toronto (vol 1, #1)
embodies a review of Su Walton, Horace Sippog and the Siren’s Song (Peter Davies, 1967)

1969
“The Romance: a Legitimate Form”
The New Captain George’s Whizzbang Toronto (vol 1, #3)

Articles 1974-1979

1974
“H G Wells Poses for Utopia”
piece written for The New Improved Sun. unpublished.

1975
“Trope Exposure”
New Worlds Quarterly 9 1975
Strokes (Seattle:Serconia, 1988)

“The Howard Hughes Hoax”
written circa 1975 for Marshall Cavendish/Yvonne Deutch; not known if published

1977
“The Repossession of Jerry Cornelius”
The Cornelius Chronicles (Avon, 1977) by Michael Moorcock
The Cornelius Chronicles: Book One (Fontana, 1988)
The New Nature of the Catastrophe (Millennium, 1993)ed Langdon Jones and Michael Moorcock

1979
“Giles Goat-Boy; or the Revised New Syllabus” [by John Barth]
Survey of Science Fiction Literature (Salem, 1979) ed Frank N Magill

“The Jagged Orbit” [by John Brunner]
Survey of Science Fiction Literature (Salem, 1979) ed Frank N Magill

“Michaelmas” [by Algis Budrys]
Survey of Science Fiction Literature (Salem, 1979) ed Frank N Magill

Articles 1981-1982

1981
“The Identity of E V Odle”
Science Fiction Studies <<1981>>

“On Thomas M Disch”
Yorcon 2 (Yorcon, 1981) ed Alan Dorey

1982
“Not the Kurt Vonnegut Jr”
Channelcon Programme Book (Channelcon, 1982) ed Coral and Robert Jackson
On John Sladek

“James Blish”
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1982) ed E F Bleiler
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1999) ed Richard Bleiler

“Karel Capek”
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1982) ed E F Bleiler
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1999) ed Richard Bleiler
revised

“Gordon R Dickson”
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1982) ed E F Bleiler
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1999) ed Richard Bleiler
revised

“Fred Hoyle”
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1982) ed E F Bleiler
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1999) ed Richard Bleiler
revised

“Murray Leinster”
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1982) ed E F Bleiler
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1999) ed Richard Bleiler

“C S Lewis”
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1982) ed E F Bleiler
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1999) ed Richard Bleiler

“Margaret St Clair”
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1982) ed E F Bleiler
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1999) ed Richard Bleiler
revised

“E E Smith”
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1982) ed E F Bleiler
Science Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1999) ed Richard Bleiler

Articles 1983

1983
“Ken Bulmer”
Beccon 198

“The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant the Unbeliever” [by Stephen Donaldson]
Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature (Salem, 1983) ed Frank N Magill

“The Crock of Gold” [by James Stephens]
Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature (Salem, 1983) ed Frank N Magill

“Elidor” [by Alan Garner]
Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature (Salem, 1983) ed Frank N Magill

“The Eternal Champion Series” [by Michael Moorcock]
Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature (Salem, 1983) ed Frank N Magill

“Fantastica” [by Robert Nichols]
Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature (Salem, 1983) ed Frank N Magill

“The Green Child” [by Herbert Read]
Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature (Salem, 1983) ed Frank N Magill

“The King of Elfland’s Daughter” [by Lord Dunsany]
Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature (Salem, 1983) ed Frank N Magill

“Lady Into Fox” [by David Garnett]
Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature (Salem, 1983) ed Frank N Magill

“The Short Fiction of Walter de la Mare”
Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature (Salem, 1983) ed Frank N Magill

“The Titus Groan Trilogy” [by Mervyn Peake]
Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature (Salem, 1983) ed Frank N Magill

“Posthumous Fantasy”
Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature (Salem, 1983) ed Frank N Magill

Articles 1985

1985
“Introduction”
Interzone: the 1st Anthology (Dent, 1985)

“Gene Wolfe”
Aussiecon Two (1985)
Strokes (Seattle:Serconia, 1988)

“Sturgeon Remembered”
Vector August 1985

“Robert Aickman”
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1985) ed E F Bleiler
Strokes (Seattle:Serconia, 1988)
revised
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Gale, 2002) ed Richard Bleiler
further revised

“Walter de la Mare”
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1985) ed E F Bleiler

“David Garnett”
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1985) ed E F Bleiler

“Richard Garnett”
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1985) ed E F Bleiler

“Vernon Lee”
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1985) ed E F Bleiler

“C S Lewis”
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1985) ed E F Bleiler

“Mrs Oliphant”
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1985) ed E F Bleiler

“Barry Pain”
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1985) ed E F Bleiler

“Thomas Burnett Swann”
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1985) ed E F Bleiler
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Gale, 2002) ed Richard Bleiler
revised

“T H White”
Supernatural Fiction Writers (Scribners, 1985) ed E F Bleiler

Articles 1986-1988

1986
article for driffs on science fiction
?????

Frank Herbert
title: “Dunes of glory”
Guardian 13 February 1986
obit

“headnote for SFRA anthology on John Varley’s “Options”
??????

“Untitled essay on Gene Wolfe”
Strokes (Seattle:Serconia, 1988)
only piece original to this volume

“Unexpected Pleasures”
Radio Times (27 September–3 October 1986)
piece on Roald Dahl

1987
“Brian W Aldiss”
Frontier Crossings (Conspiracy, 1987) ed Robert Jackson, p47

“Lunch With AJ and the Wombats”
in Conspiracy Theories (Privately Christopher Evans, 1987)
essay on the Scientology scandal at Conspiracy

“Introduction”
to Interzone: the Second Anthology (Simon & Schuster, 1987)

1988
“Reviews: Novels of the Year”
The Orbit Science Fiction Yearbook (Futura, 1988) ed David Garnett
Look at the Evidence (Seattle:Serconia, 1996)

“Robert A Heinlein” obituary
Independent 12 May 1988
Foundation #43 (Summer 1988)

“Clifford D Simak” obituary
Independent 30 April 1988

“The Anubis Gates by Tim Powers”
Horror: Best 100 Books (Xanadu, 1988) ed Stephen Jones and Kim Newman
Look at the Evidence (Seattle:Serconia, 1996)

“Introduction”
to Interzone: the 3rd Anthology (Simon & Schuster, 1988)