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Asimov’s Nov/Dec 2019

Asimov’s Nov/Dec 2019

Contents Page
Sheila Williams’ Editorial: A Sadder and a Wiser Woman—tributes to Janet Jappson Asimov and Carol Emshwiller
Robert Silverberg’s Reflections: California Secedes!
Peter Payack “Do Not Despair” (verse)
James Patrick Kelly’s On the Net: Where are the CRISPR Cops?
Rudy Rucker & Marc Laidlaw “Surfers at the End of Time”
Harry Turtledove “Christmas Truce”
Mary Soon Lee “How to Curve Spacetime” (verse)
Siobhan Carroll “The Airwalker Comes to the City in Green”
Brittany Hause “Billets-Doux” (verse)
Michael Swanwick “Clouds”
Ray Nayler “The Disintegration Loops”
R. Garcia y Robertson “Commander Amanda”
Octavia Cade “Inside the Body of Relatives”
James Patrick Kelly “Selfless”
Kali Wallace “The River of Blood and Wine”
James Van Pelt “SeeApp”
Mary Soon Lee “Not for Sale” (verse)
James Gunn “Quantum Theory”
Allen M. Steele “Escape from Sanctuary”
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Norman Spinrad: On Books
Nebula Awards Showcase 2018 by Janet Yolen
Astounding by Alec Nevala-Lee
Red Moon by Kim Stanley Robinson
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Erwin Strauss: SF Conventional Calendar

Asimov’s Science Fiction Vol. 43 No. 11 & 12, whole No. 526 & 527, Nov/Dec 2019
Publisher: Peter Kanter
Editor: Sheila Williams
Managing Editor: Emily Hockaday
Editorial Assistant: Deanna McLafferty
Senior Director of Art & Production: Porter C. McKinnon
Senior Art Director: Victoria Green
Cover: Donato Giancola
208 pages, $7.99 on newsstands until Dec. 17, 2019
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Asimov’s Sep/Oct 2019

Asimov’s Sep/Oct 2019

Contents
Sheila Williams’ Editorial: Thirty-Third Annual Reads’ Awards’ Results
Robert Silverberg’s Reflections: Rereading Shiel
Holly Day “All the Weight” (verse)
James Patrick Kelly’s On the Net: Deep Reading
Peter Payack “Surfing at Night” (verse)
Mercurio D. Rivera “In the Stillness Between Stars”
Megan Arkenberg “All in Green Went My Love Riding”
Jane Yolen “Brambles” (verse)
Andy Duncan “Charlie Tells Another One”
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Sandra McDonald “Messages”
Lawrence Watt-Evans “Personal Space”
Leslie J. Anderson “The Celestial Body” (verse)
Kristine Kathryn Rusch “Escaping Amnthra”
James Sallis “When We Saved the World”
Jenny Blackford “Nine hypotheses concerning a mysterious lump under the rug on the foyer floor” (verse)
Eric Del Carlo “The, When”
Rich Larson “Can You Watch My Stuff”
Stephanie Feldman “The Albatwitch Chorus”
Michael Libling “At the Old Wooden Synagogue on Janower Street”
Gord Sellar “Winter Wheat”
Kendall Evans “E.A. Poe’s Electro-Mechanical Raven” (verse)
Paul Di Filippo: On Books
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Erwin Strauss: SF Conventional Calendar

Asimov’s Science Fiction Vol. 43 No. 9 & 10, whole No. 524 & 525, Sep/Oct 2019
Publisher: Peter Kanter
Editor: Sheila Williams
Associate Editor: Emily Hockaday
Editorial Assistant: Deanna McLafferty
Senior Director of Art & Production: Porter C. McKinnon
Senior Art Director: Victoria Green
Cover: Dominic Harman
208 pages, $7.99 on newsstands until Oct. 22, 2018
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Asimov’s Jul/Aug 2019

Asimov’s Jul/Aug 2019

Contents
Shelia Williams’ Editorial: The 2019 Dell Magazine Awards
Robert Silverberg’s Reflections: Imaginary Voyages
James Patrick Kelly’s On the Net: Full Moon
Tegan Moore “The Work of Wolves”
Robert Frazier “All the Good Things that I Know” (verse)
Dominica Phetteplace “The Universe Within the Universe”
Nick Wolven “The Terminal Zone”
Maggie Shen King “Ardy’s Choice”
Leslie J. Anderson “Tell Me What the Stars Sing” (verse)
Ian McHugh “Story with Two Names”
Ray Nayler “The Ocean Between the Leaves”
Chris Willrich “Fragments from the Library of Cygnus X-1”
Bruce Boston “The Ruined Library” (verse)
Leah Cypess “The Disappeared”
Sandra Lindow “Creation: Dark Matter Dating App” (verse)
Harry Turtledove “Speaker to Emos”
Peter Payack “Scary Scary Night” (verse)
Suzanne Palmer “Waterlines”
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Peter Heck: On Books
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Erwin Strauss: SF Conventional Calendar

Asimov’s Science Fiction Vol. 43 No. 7 & 8, whole No. 522 & 523, Jul/Aug 2019
Publisher: Peter Kanter
Editor: Sheila Williams
Associate Editor: Emily Hockaday
Editorial Assistant: Deanna McLafferty
Senior Director of Art & Production: Porter C. McKinnon
Senior Art Director: Victoria Green
Cover: Maurizio Manzieri
208 pages, $7.99 on newsstands until August 20, 2018
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Asimov’s May/June 2019

Asimov’s May/June 2019

Contents
Shelia Williams’ Editorial: Anthology News!
Robert Silverberg’s Reflections: Our Shaggy Cousins
Bruce Boston “Failing Masterpiece” (verse)
James Patrick Kelly’s On the Net: Fire the Canon!
James Gunn’s Thought Experiment: Science Fiction Considers the Post-Human
Bill Johnson “Unfinished Business”
E. Lily Yu “The Doing and Undoing of Jacob E. Mwangi”
James Sallis “Mother’s Day” (verse)
Ian R. MacLeod “The Memory Artist”
Ted Kosmatka “Sacrificial Iron”
Jane Yolen “Crane Wife” (verse)
Peter Wood “Never the Twain Shall Meet”
G.O. Clark “Distracted While Gardening” (verse)
Sean Monaghan “Chasing Oumuamua”
Fred D. White “Terra Incognita” (verse)
John Richard Trtek “Recrossing Brooklyn Ferry”
David Barber “The Other SETI” (verse)
Jay O’Connell “Not Only Who You Know”
Peter Payack “Timeless Graffiti” (verse)
Rahul Kanakia “The Intertidal Zone”
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Carrie Vaughn “Gremlin”
Jenny Blackford “Quantum String” (verse)
Norman Spinrad: On Books
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Erwin Strauss: SF Conventional Calendar

Asimov’s Science Fiction Vol. 43 No. 5 & 6, whole No. 520 & 521, May/June 2019
Publisher: Peter Kanter
Editor: Sheila Williams
Associate Editor: Emily Hockaday
Editorial Assistant: Deanna McLafferty
Senior Director of Art & Production: Porter C. McKinnon
Senior Art Director: Victoria Green
Cover: NASA/Shutterstock
208 pages, $7.99 on newsstands until June 18, 2018
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Asimov’s Science Fiction Mar/Apr 2019

Asimov’s Mar/Apr 2019

Special Tribute Issue: Gardner Dozois
Contents
Shelia Williams’ Editorial: Editor Extraordinaire
James Patrick Kelly’s On the Net: Gardner!
In Memorian, Gardner Dozois 1947–2018
Gardner Dozois “The Peacemaker”
Greg Egan “Instantiation”
Rammel Chan “Tourists”
Robert Frazier “Inhale/Exhale” (verse)
Michael Swanwick “Eighteen Songs by Debussy”
Christopher Cokinos “The Dogs of the Soviet Space Program” (verse)
Lawrence Watt-Evans “How I Found Harry’s All-Night Hamburgers”
Bruce Boston “When Words Take Flight” (verse)
Eileen Gunn “Terrible Trudy on the Lam”
Tom Purdom “January March”
Marge Simon “Garbage” (verse)
Zhao Haihong “The Starry Sky Over the Southern Isle”
Jane Yolen “Robot Dreams” (verse)
Kristine Kathryn Rusch “Transport”
Alex Irvine “Isla Tiburón”
Kofi Nyameye “The Lights Go Out, One by One”
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Jack Dann “Mr. Death Goes to the Beach”
Allen M. Steele “The Lost Testament”
Peter Heck: On Books
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Erwin S. Strauss: The SF Conventional Calendar

Asimov’s Science Fiction Vol. 43 No. 3 & 4, whole No. 518 & 519, Mar/Apr 2019
Publisher: Peter Kanter
Editor: Sheila Williams
Associate Editor: Emily Hockaday
Editorial Assistant: Deanna McLafferty
Senior Art Director: Victoria Green
Cover: Eldar Zakirov
208 pages, $7.99 on newsstands until April 23, 2018
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Asimov’s Science Fiction Jan/Feb 2019

Asimov’s Science Fiction Jen/Feb 2019

Contents
Shelia Williams’ Editorial: Just Deserts
Robert Silverberg’s Reflections: Looking Backward
Michael Meyerhofer “The Moral of the Double Slit Experiment” (verse)
James Patrick Kelly’s On the Net: Cosmologist, Space Traveler, Hero
Alexander Jablokov “How Sere Looked for a Pair of Boots”
Sandra McDonald “Credit to My Nation”
Robert Frazier “Your Clone Meets a Doppelgänger” (verse)
William F. Wu “Written in Mud”
Leah Cypess “All the Difference”
Peter Kanter’s Statement of Ownership
Sean Monaghan “Ventiforms”
Jay O’Connell “The Gorgon”
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Peter Wood “Salting the Mine”
Suzanne Palmer “Taking Icarus Home”
Robert Borski “Eclipse 2017” (verse)
Lavie Tidhar “Neom”
Jane Yolen “A Street Away” (verse)
Robert Reed “The Esteemed”
Paul Di Filippo: On Books
Thirty-Third Annual Readers’ Award Ballot
2018 Index
Classified Marketplace
Erwin S. Strauss: The SF Conventional Calendar

Asimov’s Science Fiction Vol. 43 No. 1 & 2, whole No. 516 & 517, Jan/Feb 2019
Publisher: Peter Kanter
Editor: Sheila Williams
Associate Editor: Emily Hockaday
Editorial Assistant: Deanna McLafferty
Senior Art Director: Victoria Green
Cover: Michael Whelan
208 pages, $7.99 on newsstands until February 19, 2018
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Asimov’s Science Fiction Nov/Dec 2018

Asimov’s Science Fiction Nov/Dec 2018Contents
Shelia Williams & Michael Swanwick’s Editorial: Never Say “Rather Unlikely” Again
Robert Silverberg’s Reflections: Do Androids Dream of Electric Cats?
Robert Frazier “Your Clone Hones Telepathy” (verse)
James Patrick Kelly’s On the Net: We Are the Cat People
Allen M. Steele’s Thought Experiment: The History of Science Fiction, and Why it Matters
Derek Künsken “Water and Diamond”
Jane Yolen “The Language of Water” (verse)
Nick Wolven “Stormdiver”
Julie Novakova “The Gift”
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Ray Nayler “Incident at San Juan Bautista”
Kristine Kathryn Rusch “Joyride”
David Ebenbach “Pregnancy as a Location in Space-Time”
Linda Nagata “Theories of Flight”
In Memoriam: Harlan Ellison (1934–2018)
Tom Purdom “Parallel Military Cultural Evolution in a Non-Human Society”
Suzanne Palmer “This is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things” (verse)
William Ledbetter “What I Am”
R. Garcia y Robertson “Girl With a Curl”
Megan Engelhardt “Echoes of Light from Orbit” (verse)
Peter Heck: On Books
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Erwin S. Strauss: The SF Conventional Calendar

Asimov’s Science Fiction Vol. 42 #11 & 12, whole #514 & 515, Nov/Dec 2018
Publisher: Peter Kanter
Editor: Sheila Williams
Associate Editor: Emily Hockaday
Editorial Assistant: Deanna McLafferty
Senior Art Director: Victoria Green
Cover: Donato Giancola
208 pages, $7.99 on newsstands until December 18, 2018
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Asimov’s Science Fiction Sep/Oct 2018

Asimov's Sep/Oct 2018Contents
Shelia Williams’ Editorial: Thirty-Second Annual Readers’ Awards’ Results
Robert Silverberg’s Reflections: I Invent the Compact Disc in 1961
In Memoriam: Gardner Dozois (1947–2018)
James Patrick Kelly’s On the Net: X O
Bruce Boston “Vampire Fortuneteller” (verse)
Greg Egan “3-Adica”
Janet Yolen “Song of the Peat Hag” (verse)
Stephanie Feldman “The Witch of Osborne Park”
William Shunn “The Golem” (verse)
Carrie Vaughn “The Huntsman and the Beast”
Suzanne Palmer “R.U.R-8?”
Erin Roberts “The Grays of Cestus V”
Robert Frazier “The Temple Necromanteion” (verse)
Robert Reed “Denali”
Doug C. Souza “The Callisto Stakes”
Herb Kauderer “Ghosts of Robots” (verse)
Sheila Finch “Survivors”
William John Watkins “The Lovecraft Ritual” (verse)
Jean Marie Ward “The Wrong Refrigerator”
F.J. Bergmann “Avocation” (verse)
David Erik Nelson “In the Sharing Place”
Leah Cypess “Best Served Slow”
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Rick Wilber “The Secret City”
Mary Soon Lee “Packing for the Afterlife” (verse)
Norman Spinrad: On Books
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Erwin S. Strauss: The SF Conventional Calendar

Asimov’s Science Fiction Vol. 42 #9 & 10, whole #512 & 513, Sep/Oct 2018
Publisher: Peter Kanter
Editor: Sheila Williams
Associate Editor: Emily Hockaday
Editorial Assistant: Deanna McLafferty
Senior Art Director: Victoria Green
Cover: Eldar Zakirov
208 pages, $7.99 on newsstands until October 23, 2018
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Asimov’s Science Fiction Jul/Aug 2018

Asimov's Jul/Aug 2018Contents
Shelia Williams’ Editorial: The 2018 Dell Magazine Awards
Robert Silverberg’s Reflections: Terra Incognita
John Richard Trtek “The Hull Breach” (verse)
James Patrick Kelly’s On the Net: Listen, Watch, Read
Bruce McAllister “Leaving” (verse)
Ian R. MacLeod “Ephemera”
Amy Miller “Note to Our Guests” (verse)
Suzanne Palmer “Stone in the Water, Cottage on the Mountain”
Jane Yolen “Counting the Cost” (verse)
Kristine Kathryn Rusch “Lieutenant Tightass”
Michael Meyerhofer “The Big Bang Was Not” (verse)
Dale Bailey “Rules of Biology”
Richard Schiffman “A Love Poem” (verse)
Michael Cassutt “Unter”
In Memoriam: Mary Rosenblum (1952–2018)
Zack Be “True Jing”
Kendall Evans & John Philip Johnson “Lament of the Four Moons” (verse)
Octavia Cade “The Backward Lens of Compromise”
Leah Cypress “Attachment Unavailable”
Harry Turtledove “Liberating Alaska”
In Memoriam: Kate Wilhelm (1928–2018)
Jack Skillingstead “Straconia”
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Allen M. Steele “Starship Mountain”
Paul Di Filippo: On Books
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Erwin S. Strauss: The SF Conventional Calendar

Asimov’s Science Fiction Vol. 42 #7 & 8, whole #510 & 511, Jul/Aug 2018
Publisher: Peter Kanter
Editor: Sheila Williams
Associate Editor: Emily Hockaday
Editorial Assistant: Deanna McLafferty
Senior Art Director: Victoria Green
Cover: Mycoolssites/Dreamstime.com
208 pages, $7.99 on newsstands until June 19, 2018
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Asimov’s Science Fiction May/Jun 2018

Asimov’s May/Jun 2018 coverContents
Jay Cole: Guest Editorial: A Semester with Isaac Asimov
In Memoriam: Ursula K. Le Guin (1929–2018)
Robert Silverberg: Reflections: Circe and Doctor Moreau
James Patrick Kelly On the Net: The Art of Algorithms
Bruce Boston “Unwritten” (verse)
Rick Wilber & Alan Smale “The Wandering Warriors”
Robert Borski “World on a String” (verse)
Cadwell Turnbull “When the Rains Come Back”
Janet Yolen “Pachyderm Thoughts” (verse)
Sue Burke “Life from the Sky”
Ken Poyner “Alien Found” (verse)
Paul Park “Creative Nonfiction”
Peter Wood “Riverboats, Robots, and Ransom in the Regular Way”
Nancy Kress “Cost of Doing Business”
John Richard Trtek “The Drone Nurse’s Lullaby” (verse)
Marc Laidlaw “A Mammoth, So-Called”
Jane Lindskold “Unexpected Flowers”
Sandra McDonald & Stephen D. Covey “Time Enough to Say Goodbye”
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David Gerrold & Ctein “Bubble and Squeak”
Norman Spinrad: On Books
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Erwin S. Strauss: SF Conventional Calendar

Asimov’s May/Jun 2018 back coverAsimov’s Science Fiction Vol. 42 #5 & 6, whole #508 & 509, May/Jun 2018
Publisher: Peter Kanter
Editor: Sheila Williams
Associate Editor: Emily Hockaday
Editorial Assistant: Deanna McLafferty
Senior Art Director: Victoria Green
Cover: Alejandro Colucci
208 pages, $7.99 on newsstands until June 19, 2018
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