2017-04-04

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Lady Business: Hugo Award Finalists!

We're excited to announce that Lady Business is a finalist for the Hugo Awards! \o/ You can read the official finalist list here. Now: PARTY BREAK.

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This is our second time as a finalist in the Best Fanzine category, and we're super thrilled to be here. To everyone who nominated us and our friends and supporters who read and recommend our work: thank you! We're so glad you enjoy our work and find us worthy of this award. You help make this project fun and rewarding and we appreciate you all so much!

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Thanks to Worldcon 75 and the World Science Fiction Society for all their work to manage the Hugo Awards. Running the award is a massive undertaking, and it's done entirely by volunteers — fans! — and we are stoked to be a part of it.

For those new to Lady Business, we're a group of women and genderqueer people who write about media from an intersectional feminist perspective. You can learn more about our individual editors here. If you'd like a sampling of our posts in 2016, here is some of what we've done:

In conclusion:

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[personal profile] bookgazing2017-04-04 11:20 am
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The Waiting Game - Dr Who

Tired of waiting for Wonder Woman, American Gods, The Dark Tower or yet another big SFF event to drop? In a new regular feature, The Waiting Game, I'm going to recommend five stories you could be digging into while your favs keep you hanging on.


This week, I rec five stories fans can try out while they wait for Peter Capaldi's last appearance (sob) as The Dr in Dr Who Series 10 (starting 12th April, 2017):

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