9 Science Fiction and Fantasy Stories about Music

Translating one medium into another is tricky. Music is music and art is art and dance is dance; to try to convey the power of another art in fiction is its own sleight-of-hand. My own first novel takes on that challenge. In A Song For A New Day, musician Luce Cannon was on the cusp […] The post 9 Science Fiction and Fantasy Stories about Music appeared first on Electric Literature. Continue reading at 'Electric Literature'

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The weird, the wacky, the underappreciated: A new look at science fiction and fantasy

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Present Tense: Science Fiction and Fantasy 2019–2020

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Continental Divide: Science Fiction and Fantasy 2019–2020

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How science fiction and fantasy can help us make sense of the world

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'The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy' series editor John Joseph Adams shares how sci-fi is evolving

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Oneworld acquires inside story of musical family the Kanneh-Masons

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