Nebula Award Nominees have been announced

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The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA) has announced the nominees for the 2016 Nebula Awards. Winners will be announced at the 2017 SFWA Nebula Conference, to be held May 18-21, in Pittsburgh, PA.

In addition to the nominations, Jane Yolen has been named a SFWA Grand Master.

Peggy Rae Sapienza, a dear friend to all of us here at Fast Forward, will posthumously receive the Kate Wilhelm Solstice Award for her many contributions to the science fiction ...

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Fast Forward #289 – Interview with Kim Stanley Robinson

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After a bit of an unplanned hiatus, Episode #289 of Fast Forward: Contemporary Science Fiction is finally available. This episode features an interview with renowned author Kim Stanley Robinson. Mr. Robinson talks about his two most recent books, 2312 and Aurora. He describes his views on our planet’s imminent and severe ecological changes, and talks about some of the harsh realities facing humanity’s desire to travel to the stars.

Mr. Robinson also discusses receiving the 2016 Robert A. Heinlein Award, which ...

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Mike Zipser at AwesomeCon

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Today I was at AwesomeCon, a big comic con here in DC. This year threy asked me to moderate a couple of their presentations. Today was Georgina Haig. If you don’t know who she is she played Else (from Frozen) in Once Upon a Time ( a show I’m a fan of), as well as Etta on Fringe, and Pippa on Limitless. She has also been in a number of other shows, here and in Australia (where she is from).

She ...

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Our Balticon 50 road trip report

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So, the core of the Fast Forward: Contemporary Science Fiction production team went to Baltimore, MD this past weekend for Balticon, a major regional science fiction convention. Because it was the convention’s 50th anniversary there were many special guests, including several guests of honor from previous years. We felt this was a great opportunity to get to talk with some people who haven’t been able to come to the Virginia studio recently. So, we once again took Fast Forward ...

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Fast Forward #284 – Interview with Bill Campbell

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Episode #284 of Fast Forward: Contemporary Science Fiction is now available. This episode features a new interview with Bill Campbell, author, editor and driving force behind Rosarium Publishing. Mr. Campbell talks about several recent, current and upcoming projects at Rosarium. He also discusses how Rosarium strives to provide a variety of different viewpoints of science fiction and fantasy.

You can find and watch the complete interview on the Fast Forward YouTube channel, or on the Fast Forward ...

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