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Uncanny Magazine

Uncanny Magazine is an American science fiction and fantasy online magazine, edited and published by Lynne M. Thomas and Michael Damian Thomas. Issues appear bimonthly, starting November 2014[2] after receiving funding through Kickstarter.[3] Uncanny Magazine has maintained a regular bimonthly schedule since, publishing original works by authors such as Neil Gaiman, Elizabeth Bear, Paul Cornell, Catherynne M. Valente, Charlie Jane Anders, Seanan McGuire, Javier Grillo-Marxuach, Alex Bledsoe, Kameron Hurley and Ken Liu.[4]

Uncanny Magazine
Uncanny magazine issue 10 cover med resolution.jpg
Cover of issue 10, May 2016
EditorLynne M. Thomas
EditorMichael Damian Thomas
Categoriesscience fiction and fantasy
FounderLynne M. Thomas and Michael Damian Thomas
First issueNovember 4, 2014; 4 years ago (2014-11-04)[1]
CountryUnited States

In 2017, Uncanny won the 2016 Hugo Award for Best Semiprozine, and one of its published stories, "Folding Beijing" by Hao Jingfang translated by Ken Liu, won the Hugo Award for Best Novelette.[5]


Awards and recognitionEdit

Current staffEdit

Julia Rios and Michi Trota accepting the Hugo Award for best semiprozine at Worldcon in Helsinki 2017.
  • Lynne M. Thomas, Publisher, Editor-in-Chief, November 2014 – Present
  • Michael Damian Thomas, Publisher, Editor-in-Chief, November 2014 – Present
  • Michi Trota, Managing Editor, November 2014 – Present
  • Julia Rios, Reprint and Poetry Editor/Interviewer, May 2016 – Present
  • Erika Ensign, Podcast Producer, November 2014 – Present
  • Steven Schapansky, Podcast Producer, November 2014 – Present
  • Amal El-Mohtar, Podcast Reader, November 2014 – Present

Former staffEdit

  • C. S. E. Cooney, Podcast Reader, November 2014 - August 2015
  • Deborah Stanish, Interviewer, November 2014 - December 2016


External linksEdit