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Nonstop Magazine

US Semiprozine published and edited by K J Cypret from New York, with Luis Ortiz as art director. It only saw three printed issues, all far apart, Winter 1993, Winter 1995 and Spring 1997. The first two were letter-size and the third review size, with a title change to Nonstop Science Fiction Magazine; the never-completed fourth issue was released in digital (PDF) form only in October 2013, along with digital reissues of the first three. Nonstop was anarchic in form, design and content and, ...

Monáe, Janelle

Working name of US singer-songwriter, actor and author Janelle Monáe Robinson (1985-    ), active from around 2003; the imagery of her music sometimes suggests realms of Fantastika (see SF Music). She is of sf interest for The Memory Librarian: And Other Stories of Dirty Computer (coll 2022), a collection (or perhaps anthology) of tales, each based on her music and written with a different author, a list which includes Alaya Dawn Johnson and Sheree René Thomas. ...

Telep, Peter

(1965-    ) US author who began to publish work of genre interest with "Pathosphere" with David Hamilton in Visions for Fall 1988; he has published work under at least three pseudonyms, Pete Callahan, P W Storm and Ben Weaver. Most of his time has been devoted to action-oriented adventure series, most of them sf or fantasy: the Squire trilogy beginning with Squire (1995), which is Arthurian fantasy; Space: Above and Beyond, a short series of two Ties to the Television series ...

Lott, S Makepeace

Working name of UK author Stanley Makepeace-Lott (1920-1991), whose Escape to Venus (1956) is an Orwell-influenced Dystopian view of a Venus colony established sixty years after the outbreak of World War Three in 1980. [JE]

Smith, Michael Marshall

(1965-    ) UK author, also raised in South Africa and the USA. He has published sf and horror under his full name, and thrillers as by Michael Marshall [see Checklist below]. He has also worked as a writer for radio and film. His first publication of genre interest was "The Man Who Drew Cats" in Dark Voices 2 (anth 1990) edited by David Sutton and Stephen Jones; it won the British Fantasy Award in 1991. Since then, he has continued to produce stories, mostly in the horror ...

Langford, David

(1953-    ) UK author, critic, editor, publisher and sf fan, in the latter capacity recipient of 21 Hugo awards for fan writing – some of the best of his several hundred pieces are assembled as Let's Hear It for the Deaf Man (coll 1992 chap US; much exp vt The Silence of the Langford 1996; exp 2015 ebook) as Dave Langford, edited by Ben Yalow – plus five Best Fanzine Hugos and one Semiprozine Hugo for his self-produced news magazine, Ansible (which see). His one ...

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