Guest post by Andrew Dincher As a genre, science fiction (SF) has a vague and contentious history. Some would argue that the genre began with the utopian narratives of Early Modern Europe such as Sir Thomas Moore’s Utopia, while others argue that it began with Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. On the other hand, some would argue… Continue reading On the Origins of Solarpunk
We’ve reached over 25% of our goal for Sunvault in only a few short days! Thank you to all our backers and everyone who has helped us get the word out on social media. The early and enthusiastic interest shown in this anthology tells us just how much people care about the SF community, art,… Continue reading Update: Art Submissions!
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1917678918/sunvault-stories-of-solarpunk-and-eco-speculation?ref=nav_search Dear writers, punks, and speculators: The Kickstarter to fund Sunvault Anthology has officially launched! If you are planning on submitting to, reading, or supporting Sunvault, please consider buying a copy of the book through our Kickstarter. We also have some cool backer rewards that we are excited to bring you! Whether or not… Continue reading Sunvault Kickstarter is live!
Writers! Sunvault will be accepting poetry when we open for submissions soon! Happy National Poetry Month! We have updated our submission page with this information, but here are the highlights: Original, unpublished poems up to 200 lines or 500 words for prose poems. Please submit only up to five poems. All authors will be paid… Continue reading Sunvault will include poetry!
Dear Punks and Speculators, Want to learn more about the Sunvault Editors? Check out this interview by the lovely Chloe Clark (@PintsNCupcakes)!
Writers! Upper Rubber Boot Books wants your stories for Sunvault: Stories of Solarpunk & Eco-Speculation, the upcoming anthology of speculative fiction edited by Phoebe Wagner and Brontë Wieland. Set for publication in spring 2017, Sunvault will open to submissions following the funding of our Kickstarter project in April. We want this anthology to reach outside… Continue reading Submissions opening soon!
Join us as we reach for the sun and into the soil. Solarpunk takes its place in line with Cyberpunk and Steampunk as a new way of thinking, a new word to define a generation's genre. As humanity faces an ecological tipping point, we are ready for stories of the peoples living during such tipping points,… Continue reading Dear Punks and Speculators