Over at Strange Horizons, Silvia Moreno-Garcia offers A Brief History of Mexican Science Fiction: At the beginning of the 1980s, Mexican science fiction was facing a death spiral. Then, suddenly, something odd happened: a whole new generation of writers started producing original, unique tales that were not knockoffs of American or British writers. Mexican science... Continue Reading →
Mexican writer Silvia Moreno-Garcia's latest story, Bloodlines, is now up at Fantasy Magazine: Elena flipped the picture of San Antonio de Padua on its head and placed thirteen coins before him. She split a coconut, bathed it in perfume and whispered his name. When neither worked, she phoned Mario. Five minutes later she was yelling... Continue Reading →
Mexican writer Silvia Moreno-Garcia's story, "Bed of Scorpions", originally featured in the anthology Tesseracts 13, is now available in audio at Pseudopod, read by Christiana Ellis: “It scares me,” she said finally. “What?” “That he’s dying.” “Who cares?” She turned to look at him. “He’s filthy rich, you know,” Ramon said as he smoked a... Continue Reading →
Launching the World SF News Blog reboot, the first in our series of original posts. This week, the first of a two-part round table where writers answer a single question (yes, we did borrow the idea from SF Signal!) Our guests this week are Kaaron Warren, Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Vandana Singh and Aliette de Bodard. Q:... Continue Reading →
Issue 10 of Shimmer Magazine is now available for download as a free PDF, and contains stories from (World SF anthology contributor) Nir Yaniv, Indian-born writer Shweta Narayan and Mexican writer Silvia Moreno-Garcia (plus many other fine writers).Check it out.