Queen of Mean Bianca Del Rio to Star in
Queen of Mean Bianca Del Rio to Star in Peaches Christ's SHEETLEJUICEBroadway WorldHe was one half of the conjoined twin punk group Tom and Barry, which was inspired by the Brian Aldiss book and Keith Fulton/Lou Pepe film Brothers of the Head. Other producing credits include the Al Dubin musical I Only Have Eyes for You at the ...and more »
Posted on 17 October 2017 | 2:27 am
Tips, links and suggestions: what are you
The Guardian (blog)Tips, links and suggestions: what are you reading this week?The Guardian (blog)Add a helping of Ouspenskian multi-identity philosophy and a squad of addled Midlands minor rock-stars and their grungy lyrics, and you begin to go pretty barefoot in the head yourself. With the death of Brian Aldiss, I was inspired to revisit a book ...
Posted on 16 October 2017 | 7:00 am
Issue 680 Table of Contents, September 2017
Locus OnlineIssue 680 Table of Contents, September 2017Locus OnlineThe September issue features interviews with Matt Ruff and Karin Tidbeck, a column by Cory Doctorow, an obituary and appreciations of Brian Aldiss, lists of forthcoming books through June 2018, and reviews of short fiction and books by Annalee Newitz, ...
Posted on 9 October 2017 | 2:22 pm
Who checks the food vendors: Cases of street
GhanaWebWho checks the food vendors: Cases of street foods in Ghana ...GhanaWebWhat separates two people most profoundly, is a different sense and degree of cleanliness (Friedrich Nietzsche). Issues of sanitation is a top global issue and ...and more »
Posted on 6 October 2017 | 4:46 am
'BAREFOOT' BROTHERHOOD: Chris Robinson finds
Maryville Daily Times'BAREFOOT' BROTHERHOOD: Chris Robinson finds serenity along ...Maryville Daily TimesAlthough the Black Crowes brought him bigger fame, the Chris Robinson Brotherhood has brought him more happiness. Sunday, Chris Robinson brings the ...and more »
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 3:04 pm
Top 10 facts about science fiction
6. According to Vladimir Nabokov, Shakespeare’s The Tempest was science fiction. 7. The first US edition of Nabokov’s novel Lolita was published on Brian Aldiss’s birthday in 1958. 8. The first bowler to take four wickets in consecutive balls in ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 8:04 am
Hollywood’s continuing Frankenstein
Roger Corman’s Frankenstein Unbound, adapted from a Brian Aldiss revision, was about half as good as it should have been. Then there are a lot of terrible, terrible movies — few worse than last year’s execrable I, Frankenstein. Who will save us from ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 2:51 am
Brian Aldiss takes a trip to the future for
The place looked vaguely familiar. There I stood, or stumbled rather, looking about me. There were those plastic telescope-like things, there were the screens, the ranks of switches, the TV remotes, the yards of cream cable, the objects for which I had no ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Birmingham Mail Nostalgia - A look back at
Brian Aldiss, science fiction writer, 90; Roman Polanski, film director, 82; Robert Redford, actor, 79; Madeleine Stowe, actress, 57; Denis Leary, actor, 58, Edward Norton, actor, 46; Christian Slater, actor, 46; Mika, singer/songwriter, 32. British ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 10:00 am
Brian Aldiss unpicks the Jocasta complex
The Friday Project, pp.222, £9.99, ISBN: 9780007482146 What if the gods of Greek myth had parallels with Freud’s notion of the unconscious? This is just one idea explored in Brian Aldiss’s sassy retelling of the stories of two prominent women of Thebes.
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 4:00 pm