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The Coode Street Year in Review

I’m planning on getting a Best Books post up in the next week or so, but if you’ve got an hour to kill in the meantime you can catch the Coode Street Podcast’s Year in Review special, which features… 103 more words


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Book Review: Yellow Blue Tibia - Adam Roberts (Gollancz -2009)

My introduction to Adam Roberts came through reading his superb novel, Jack Glass. Since then I’ve started to follow him on Twitter where he reigns as the Pun-finder General. 570 more words

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Donnel Pumphrey leads San Diego St. over Air Force

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Donnel Pumphrey ran for 131 yards and a touchdown, and San Diego State forced four turnovers to beat Air Force 30-14 on Friday night. 127 more words


Twenty Trillion Leagues Under the Sea (2014) by Adam Roberts - Pincher Verne

Everyone who pays attention to science fiction should by now have received the cheat codes for Adam Roberts: An academic critic and satirist as well as a more traditional (albeit rarely conventional) author, Roberts writes novels that interrogate literary history by pulling apart classic works of science fiction and reassembling them in ways that highlight themes and connections that have heretofore been overlooked. 2,905 more words

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Announcing Keynote Speakers

I am pleased to announce Adam Roberts as our second keynote speaker!

Professor Adam Roberts is a leading science fiction critic and also an award-winning author who employs alternate history elements into some of his fiction. 25 more words