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History's Lessons, Future and Past :: Jack Dann on 'Concentration'

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 12
It was a pleasure to catch up with Dann after so long and chat about the new collection, hear his thoughts on the sudden relevance of this particular anthology of his work, and what he's preparing next.

'The X Files' Reboot and LGBTs: Do We Still Want to Believe?

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 24
Next month, Fox is bringing back one of its hallmark TV series. "The X Files" thrilled and intrigued in its early seasons -- but even as its quality slipped, its anti-gay roots started to show. Should we care that the show is back?

Lethal and Lovely :: 'Ex Machina' Director Alex Garland on the AI Femme Fatale

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 14
The man behind the screenplays for "28 Days Later" and "Dredd" is now the man behind both keyboard and camera for "Ex Machina." Alex Garland discusses his new project in detail.

LGBT Science Fiction :: What It Is Depends on Where You Are

By Daniel M. Kimmel | Oct 9
When it comes to stories about LGBTs, sci-fi authors have taken a variety of approaches. Some may feel they no longer have to prove anything while others, seeing gaps, rush to fill the need. EDGE talks to a few writers of the genre.

Stephen King Pens Premiere for Season Two of ’Dome’

By Bruce Smith | Jun 29
The fictional Maine town of Chester’s Mill is "Under the Dome" for a second season, and author Stephen King, on whose novel the popular show is based, has written the first episode for this summer’s run.

Re-Booting the Past :: Kristen Kathryn Rusch on Writing, and Re-Writing, History

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 12
Kristine Kathryn Rusch writes lots of books, in lots of genres. Two her most recent are "Enemy Within" and "Street Justice," both set in the sixties and seventies, an era of widespread prejudices. EDGE gets the story on the stories.

Sacrilege! :: Mike Resnick on Faith and ’Blasphemy’

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 30
Prolific writer Mike Resnick reveals to EDGE the mysteries behind his divine... and, some might argue, profane... new collection of stories, Blasphemy.

The Factory Foreman: A Chat with Jack Dann

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 28
In his latest collection of 18 short works, renowned writer of fantastical tales Jack Dann teams up with some of the brightest names in sci-fi and fantasy. Behold: "The Fiction Factory!" Dann sets his hardhat aside to chat about work, friendship, and the special intersection of the two known as creative collaboration.

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