Stories tagged: science fiction
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019
The authors will sign copies of the book at Auntie’s Bookstore on Saturday.
UPDATED: Thu., June 28, 2018
Harlan Ellison, the pugnacious author of “A Boy and His Dog,” who lambasted society in nightmare fiction and stinging essays for half a century, has died. He was 85.
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018
Award-winning science fiction writer Kate Wilhelm has died at 89.
Tue., Jan. 23, 2018
Ursula K. Le Guin, the award-winning and best-selling science fiction writer who explored feminist themes and was best known for her Earthsea books, has died at 88.
Fri., March 24, 2017
“Life” so echoes Ridley Scott’s 38-year-old claustrophobic science-fiction classic “Alien,” in which a group of space travelers is under attack from a merciless invasive being, that it can only pale …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016
A movie has a way of sitting up straight whenever Sigourney Weaver is in it. Whether the part is small or large, she reliably jolts any film alive with her …
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016
It may be a space epic, but “Passengers” was actually a pretty intimate endeavor. Most days on set, the cast consisted of just Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt and Michael Sheen, …
Wed., May 4, 2016
Seth MacFarlane is going to star in and produce a sci-fi TV series set 300 years in the future.
Sun., Aug. 23, 2015
How crazy is it here in Smokane? So crazy I took shelter at the science fiction convention for a dose of reality.
Tue., Aug. 11, 2015
Thousands of science fiction fans will descend on Spokane next week for what is expected to be among the largest conventions ever held in the city. The 73rd annual World …
Thu., Oct. 25, 2012
The first season of “Transolar Galactica” was made for $180 or so – basically what its creators, a crew of five recent film-school graduates in Spokane, found in the couch …