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27 Mar 2017

I have outlived my parents and my little brother. My memory isn't what it used to be.
Olen saatellut lepoon vanhempani ja pikkuveljeni. Muistini ei ole enää entisensä.
Art by: Suvi Kauppila
Podcast read by: Anaea Lay
Translated by: Suvi Kauppila
In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Suvi Kauppila's "Wither And Blossom."
By: Suvi Kauppila
Podcast read by: Suvi Kauppila
Translated by: Suvi Kauppila
In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Suvi Kauppila's "Wither And Blossom – Finnish."
He had commissioned one of those mansions that people have nowadays, furnished with marble and stone, that he had just moved into two weeks ago.
دا چې خداى ( ج) څنګه پرې دا هر څه لورولي وو ، دا اوږده کيسه ده ، خو صاحب چې اوس په کومو شنو او سروکې لوبېده ، هر سړى ورته ګوته په غاښ او هک پک حيران و . نه يې د پيسو شمېر کېده او نه هم د راز راز موټرو ، بنګلو او نورو حسابونو کتابونو ... داسې ماڼۍ چې نن سبا دى په کې دېره و او پوره دوه اونۍ د مخه يې نوې رانيولې وه ، کله په خوب کې هم نه وه ليدلې او نه خو هم له ده سره کله داسې تصور
By: Abdul wakil Sulamal
Podcast read by: Anaea Lay
In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Abdul wakil Sulamal's "Faces and Thoughts."
In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Abdul wakil Sulamal's "Faces and Thoughts."
I traveled eight and a half months to finally pay a visit to / Earth’s brother, separated and scattered a distance away
走了八個半月終於得以拜見
Nur remembered a paragraph from one of Tirosh's poems, from the single book he published, two years before the twentieth century came to an end: "The morning rises: another train station…"
נור נזכרה בבית אחד משיר של תירוש, מהספר היחיד שהוא פרסם, שנתיים לפני סוף המאה העשרים: "הבוקר עולה; עוד תחנת רכבת. השמיים בכחול כהה ופנסי הרחוב דולקים; אנשים, כמו תיבות טבועות של אוצרות עתיקים, יושבים במצולותיהם. מוקדם מדי להתחיל בפעולות חילוץ: לשעה קלה, לפני שהשמש תזרח, אנחנו לבד." היא לא אהבה את הדימוי, לא מצאה בו את המקוריות הדרושה כדי להפוך את השיר למשהו מעבר למשני, אבל עדיין... היא חשבה עליו עכשיו, מכיוון שבדרכו שלו, תירוש תפש, בשיר, מהות מסוימת של מסע. לתחנה היה שם רשמי בו לא נעשה שימוש; עבור תושבי העיר, לפחות, היה לה רק שם אחד, שילוב
By: Lavie Tidhar
Podcast read by: Anaea Lay
Translated by: Lavie Tidhar
In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Lavie Tidhar's "Shira." The original Hebrew language version of this story was first published on the Israeli SFF Society website, by editor Nir Yaniv. It is also a reprint of the English version, originally published in The Del Rey Book of Science Fiction and Fantasy, edited by Ellen Datlow, 2008.
Strange Horizons
27 Mar 2017

Five Years Ago - An article by Jeremy L C Jones, column by John Clute, poetry by Gwynne Garfinkle and reviews.


Ten Years Ago - Fiction by Joanne Merriam, column by Matthew Cheney, poetry by Mikal Trimm and review.


Fifteen Years Ago - Fiction by Kate Bachus, article by Peter Jekel, poetry by Robert Randolph Medcalf, Jr, an interview with Donald Quan by Peggi Warner-Lalonde and review.

Strange Horizons
27 Mar 2017
The first issue of our new sister magazine for translated fiction, Samovar, is being published today.
Issue 20 Mar 2017
By: Hanuš Seiner
Podcast read by: Anaea Lay
Translated by: Julie Nováková
Issue 13 Mar 2017
By: Khaalidah Muhammad-Ali
Podcast read by: Anaea Lay
Issue 6 Mar 2017
By: Khaalidah Muhammad-Ali
Podcast read by: Anaea Lay
100 African Writers of SFF - Part Three: Cape Town
100 African Writers of SFF — Part Two: Writers in the U.K.
Strange Horizons
27 Feb 2017
Alongside this week's main Strange Horizons issue, we're excited to finally be able to share with you a new project: Geoff Ryman's 100 African Writers of SFF.
Strange Horizons
27 Feb 2017
Five Years Ago - Climate Change roundtable and column from Vandana Singh, results of the 2012 reader's poll, poetry by Chris Willrich and reviews.

Ten Years Ago - Fiction from Charlie Jane Anders, a column on the boardgame renaissance by James Schellenberg, poetry by Mary Alexandra Agner, and reviews.

Fifteen Years Ago - Article by Peter Jekel, poetry by Liz Henry, Fiction by Kenneth Mark Hoover, a look at the music from Harry Potter and The Fellowship of the Ring plus reviews.
Issue 27 Feb 2017
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