What the New Yorker and Tin House science fiction issues tell us about …

People who enjoy seeing the collision of literary and genre fiction have an unusual bounty right now: The New Yorker just turned its summer fiction edition over to science fiction. And last month the literary magazine Tin House produced its first "Science Fair" edition. » 5/31/12 1:51pm 5/31/12 1:51pm

Jonathan Lethem Returns To Science Fiction, With A Gorgeous Downer Of…

Jonathan Lethem has a haunting new story of astronauts stranded on a space station in this week's New Yorker » 11/12/08 3:20pm 11/12/08 3:20pm. "Lostronaut" is a depressingly bleak, yet beautiful, story told in the form of an astronaut's letters home to a loved one. It's the most science fictional thing I've seen from Lethem in ages, and also one of my…