5 Books that Inspired Fallout

Column by George Cotronis December 9, 2015
Fallout 4 has been out for weeks. You're almost done with it. Now what? Read some books.

10 Works That Blur the Line Between Mythology and Science Fiction

Column by Rajan Khanna November 7, 2013
In honor of the release of 'Thor: The Dark World,' we take a look at science fiction stories that draw on mythology for inspiration.

Taking From the World Tree: Mythology and Cultural Appropriation

Column by Rajan Khanna August 28, 2012
Mythology has long been a source of ideas and inspiration for fantasy fiction. But when and where does drawing from these myths cross the line into cultural appropriation? Should it be avoided?

A 'Bot Bestiary: The Robotic Tradition In Science Fiction

Column by Jon Korn July 13, 2012
Science Fiction abounds with robots, androids, cyborgs, and mechs of every stripe. Jon Korn breaks down some of his favorites.

Revolutions in Fantasy: Four for the Fourth

Column by Rajan Khanna July 3, 2012
On the eve of our nation's day of independence, we celebrate four fantasy stories of revolution and revolt.

Primer: The Chronicles of Amber

Column by Rajan Khanna May 22, 2012
A look at the Chronicles of Amber by Roger Zelazny and what makes them so great.