Ellen Datlow's Blog, page 86

May 31, 2009

Today was verrry quiet and almost empty. I found Dark Horse again to give them the book card (I wrote down the booth number so I could find them), met another person there and so we'll see if they can persuade the Lovecraft film festival to help pay my way out to Portland October 2-4th in conjunction with the release of Lovecraft Unbound to be released the 7th.

I wandered through the children's publishing booths and printing booths today just to see what was going on and lots of pads, pens, more
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Published on May 31, 2009 20:12 • 3 views
I attended yesterday and today, helping to man the HWA table and for two hours in between, walking the floor, scoping things out, picking up catalogs and meeting publicists and getting their cards so that I can contact the correct people for review copies.

The table is not in prime space --at the end of the Exhibition Hall and in the back --in a corner--which once you know where it is, is easy to find (which is nice). But considering it's only our second attendance--last year in LA and this year
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Published on May 31, 2009 02:55 • 2 views

May 30, 2009

What an adorable baby dwarf crocodile
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Published on May 30, 2009 04:29 • 2 views
Remember when I posted the photos of my work space that Kyle took a few weeks ago? Well here's his website, where you can see what else he's been up to: Where I write
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Published on May 30, 2009 02:41 • 2 views

May 26, 2009

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Published on May 26, 2009 22:44 • 4 views
This is truly bizarre. My LJ post with this info just disappeared. Ok. So I'll post it again...

Table of Contents

Cargo E. Michael Lewis (Shades of Darkness)

If Angels Fight Richard Bowes (F&SF February )

The Clay Party Steve Duffy (The Werewolf Pack)

Penguins of the Apocalypse William Browning Spencer (Subterranean)

Esmeralda Glen Hirshberg (Shades of Darkness)

The Hodag Trent Hergenrader(Black Static 7)

Very Low-Flying Aircraft Nicholas Royle (Exotic Gothic 2)

When the Gentleme
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Published on May 26, 2009 22:31 • 3 views
Table of Contents

Cargo E. Michael Lewis

If Angels Fight Richard Bowes

The Clay Party Steve Duffy

Penguins of the Apocalypse William Browning Spencer

Esmeralda Glen Hirshberg

The Hodag Trent Hergenrader

Very Low-Flying Aircraft Nicholas Royle

When the Gentlemen Go Margaret Ronald

The Lagerst├Ątte Laird Barron

Harry and the Monkey Euan Harvey

Dress Circle Miranda Siemienowicz

The Rising River Daniel Kaysen

Sweeney Among the Straight Razors JoSelle Vanderhooft

Loup-ga
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Published on May 26, 2009 18:43 • 5 views
Everyone is welcome to a reading/signing of Troll's Eye View: A Book of Villainous Tales edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling

at Books of Wonder, June 7, 1-3pm
18 West 18th street
New York, NY

Holly Black
Ellen Datlow
Ellen Kushner
Delia Sherman
Catherynne M. Valente

This event is free and open to all. Please note that you are welcome to bring one book from home to be signed for each book you purchase on the day of the event. If you have any questions, call us at (212) 989-3270.
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Published on May 26, 2009 14:40 • 4 views
So...I'm now on LJ and Dreamwidth, which means all my posts should appear on both blogs simultaneously if all goes well.

My user name is ellen_datlow the same as on LJ. Anyone who would like an invite over here let me know -I have no idea how many invites I get.


The reason I've done this is:
Live Journal has been bought by a Russian company and the new owners have dismissed all about a few of the LJ tech employees. Many LJ owners are afraid that 1) the owners might pull the plug at any time and 2)
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Published on May 26, 2009 00:14 • 8 views