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Samuel R. Delany
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Samuel R. Delany
In 2016 and 2017, Dover Books will reissue science-fiction pioneer Samuel R. Delany’s novel Dark Reflections, and Wesleyan University Press will bring out the first volume of his journals, In Search of Silence, Volume 1, 1957–1969, followed by his Letters from Amherst: Five Narrative Letters. Also by Delany, Through the Valley of the Nest of Spiders. A pioneer of experimentalism in the science-fiction genre and beyond, as well as a critic and memoirist, Delany has received four Nebula awards, two Hugo awards, and the Stonewall Book Award from the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Round Table of the American Library Association, among many other honors.

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In Print

Vol. 69
Being Bodies
Fall 2017
Edited by Bradford Morrow

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December 12, 2017
O moon my pin-up,
how I wish I were a woman frescoed

in a loose dress, pulled by the hair
to heaven. Or Titian’s voluptuous Virgin

rising above everyone who tries to touch her.
November 21, 2017
My neighbors convened a kangaroo court. The charge against me was stealing newspapers. I contended that after 9:00 am they were artifacts not news and were therefore fair game under international archaeological conventions.
October 31, 2017
Like you were always
waiting in line for something
just vaguely wanted. What makes us

more human than waiting.
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