Hot Links: A Weekly Round-Up of SFF Articles and Fiction

I ain’t talking about sausages. It’s been a long, hot month, with more life-sapping heat to come. Today, think about staying inside and reading the SFF articles and fiction that caught my eye this week. There’s not much fiction in the bunch because I’m playing catch-up, but Sofia Samatar does have a piece, titled “Tender“,…

Dear SF&F Fans: A lot of the stuff that you love is racist

Since last week’s Game of Thrones Season Finale, this particular image has been getting a lot of exposure on the internet. Now I know that most of you recognize this image, but for those who don’t: this is a photo of Daenerys of the House Targaryen, Queen of the Andals and the First Men, Khaleesi…