Recommendations: March 2021

Fiction

Boiled Bones and Black Eggs by Nghi Vo (Beneath Ceaseless Skies)

Burn the Ships by Alberto Yáñez (Lightspeed Magazine)

The Guadalupe Witch by Josh Rountree (Beneath Ceaseless Skies)

Homecoming is Just Another Word for the Sublimation of the Self by Isabel J. Kim (Clarkesworld)

Olivia’s Table by Alyssa Wong (Lightspeed Magazine)

The Orbiting Guan Erye by Wang Zhenzhen, translated by Carmen Yiling Yan (Clarkesworld)

Terra Rasa by Anastasia Bookreyeva, translated by Ray Nayler (Clarkesworld)

Nonfiction

Institutions are the AIs Your Mother Warned You About by Navarre Bartz (SFWA)

Seduced by the Ruler’s Gaze: An Indian Perspective on Seth Dickinson’s Masquerade by Sid Jain (Uncanny Magazine)

“We’ll Know It When We See It”: The Trouble with Finding (Alien) Life by Julie Nováková (Clarkesworld)

Podcasts

Lingthusiasm #54: How linguists figure out the grammar of a language

Video Games

Cat Quest (The Gentlebros Studio) (review here)