Catherynne M. Valente's 'Space Opera' and the Delights of a Plotless Novel

Column by Bart Bishop
A look at Catherynne M. Valente’s 'Space Opera', an almost plotless novel that is more poetry than prose.

The Odd Jobs of 7 Famous Writers

Column by Max Booth III January 26, 2017
Oyster pirates and potato chip inspectors, oh my!

UPDATED WITH WINNER - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: May Edition

Column by Taylor Houston June 1, 2015
DON'T PANIC! Our own Richard Thomas has a new book--WIN IT by offering the most kickass Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy/Towel Day Flash Fiction Entry. You have, you guessed it, 42 words.
Neil Gaiman Gives 13th Douglas Adams Memorial Lecture

Neil Gaiman Gives 13th Douglas Adams Memorial Lecture

News by Emily Rose Lathrop
Neil Gaiman delivered the 13th Douglas Adams Memorial Lecture, entitled "Immortality and Adams" on March 3, 2015.
Gently's On The Case: New TV Series Based On Douglas Adams' Books

Gently's On The Case: New TV Series Based On Douglas Adams' Books

News by Peter Derk August 5, 2014
An adaptation of Douglas Adams' Dirk Gently series is planned for the small screen.

Better Off Dead: 10 Posthumous Novels That Should Have Never Been Published

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky October 23, 2013
You want to devour every scrap of paper your favorite author has ever written, but is it worth tarnishing their legacy?
Jim Henson + Douglas Adams = The Greatest Collaboration That Never Happened

Jim Henson + Douglas Adams = The Greatest Collaboration That Never Happened

News by Kimberly Turner September 17, 2012
Jim Henson and Douglas Adams planned to create a TV special that would use Muppets to help viewers learn to love technology. It never happened, but imagine the magic if it had...

A 'Bot Bestiary: The Robotic Tradition In Science Fiction

Column by Jon Korn July 13, 2012
Science Fiction abounds with robots, androids, cyborgs, and mechs of every stripe. Jon Korn breaks down some of his favorites.

Post-Mortem: 'The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy' by Douglas Adams

Column by Meredith Borders July 6, 2012
A breakdown of the mechanics of THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE and the reasons it should be read by the writers among us.
Animating The Prophecies Of Douglas Adams

Animating The Prophecies Of Douglas Adams

News by Kimberly Turner
A Douglas Adams audio recording predicted the rise of eBooks in 1993. Now animators from around the world are illustrating the late author's prophetic essay with videos as part of an online contest.