Archive for September, 2004

Vast by Linda Nagata

by Jennifer on Saturday, September 18th, 2004

Vast [3.5/5] by Linda Nagata (Bantam Spectra August 1998) Set aboard Null Boundary, an ancient starship, the story largely takes place in transit as the varied crew attempts to flee the alien Chenzeme, a threat that has exterminated or infected most of humanity. At the same time, they seek the source of the Chenzeme in […]

Two concerts: Altan and Susan McKeown

by Michael on Tuesday, September 14th, 2004

Last week I was lucky enough to attend two excellent concerts, Altan at the Iron Horse in Northampton, MA, on Tuesday, September 6, and then Susan McKeown at Fez in NYC on Friday, September 10. First up, I was joined at the Iron Horse by both Jenn and soon-to-be-famous author Elizabeth Bear (aka Sarah), and […]

Books I got at Worldcon

by Michael on Sunday, September 12th, 2004

I still have a backlog of book reviews I should write, but for now I’m just going to post a list of the books I aquired when I attended this year’s Worldcon in Boston. From the table(s) of Larry Smith, Bookseller: Live Without a Net edited by Lou Anders Prince of Ayodha (The Ramanya, Book […]