New Suns 2: Original Speculative Fiction by People of Color

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5.1 X 8.1 X 1.0 inches | 0.5 pounds

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About the Author
Nisi Shawl edited the original New Suns anthology. They also edited Bloodchildren: Stories by the Octavia E. Butler Scholars and WisCon Chronicles 5: Writing and Racial Identity. They co-edited the anthologies Stories for Chip: A Tribute to Samuel R. Delany; and Strange Matings: Science Fiction, Feminism, African American Voices, and Octavia E. Butler. They wrote the 2016 Nebula finalist Everfair, and the 2008 Otherwise Award-winning collection Filter House. In 2005 they co-wrote Writing the Other: A Practical Approach, the standard text on inclusive representation in the imaginative genres.
"New Suns showcases contemporary talents with a purpose, and does so extraordinarily well. This book is one of the strongest anthologies I have read in years, and I highly recommend it!" -- Future Fire
"This book's wide range of stories is its greatest strength; though no reader will love them all, every reader will find something worth rereading." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review on New Suns
"A varied, rich, and delightful collection of new speculative fiction... Get hold of this excellent anthology. You won't regret it." -- LA Review of Books on New Suns
"This is a strongly balanced anthology, and a powerful one - surely one of the best original an-thologies of 2019." -- Locus on New Suns
"An earnest compilation of voices from many ethnicities and backgrounds, exploring their experiences as people of colour, and as marginalised people." -- on New Suns
"New Suns does more than offer a diverse group of writers of colour from different backgrounds: it also offers a diversity of the futures that can be possible in the speculative canon." -- Strange Horizons on New Suns
"A blockbuster miscellany" -- Aurealis
"New Suns 2 offers a composite picture of the best work being done in genre fiction right now" -- The Washington Post