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Editorials by Sheila Williams

2017
Excelsior! - November/December 2017
Thirty-First Annual - September/October 2017
The 2017 Dell Magazine Awards - July/August 2017
Anniversaries and Milestones - May/June 2017
Guest Editorial: Things Change - March/April 2017
Forty Years! - January/February 2017

2016
Guest Editorial: That’s Far Out, So You Read It Too? - December 2016
Our Slightly Spooky Issue - October/November 2016
Thirtieth Annual Readers' Awards' Results - September 2016
Discovering Women of Wonder - August 2016
The 2016 Dell Magazines Award - July 2016
Behind the Scenes - June 2016
Guest Editorial: The One Myth About Writers That Drives Me Crazy - April/May 2016
Age Diversity in Asimov's - March 2016
Days of Futures Past - February 2016
All the News that Fits - January 2016

2015
The Year in Novellas - December 2015
Twenty-Ninth Annual Readers' Awards' Results - October/November 2015
Two Memorials - September 2015
Appreciation - August 2015
The 2015 Dell Magazines Award - July 2015
Guest Editorial by Kathleen Ann Goonan: Teaching Science Fiction, or Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going? - June 2015
Philadelphia StoriesApril/May 2015
Translation Enigmas - March 2015
Another Day at the Fair - February 2015
Whirlwind WorldCon; or, Shameless Name Dropping - January 2015

2014
The Gifts We Remember - December 2014
Twenty-Eighth Annual Readers' Awards' Results - October/November 2014
Lucius Shepard, He was a Friend of Mine - September 2014
The 2014 Dell Magazine Award - August 2014
Eat or Be Eaten - July 2014
Where Are They Now? - April/May 2014
 A Day at the Fair - March 2014
Remembering Frederik Pohl - February 2014
A Once in a Lifetime Day - January 2014

2013
Living In A Science Fictional Universe - December 2013
Twenty-Seventh Annual Readers’ Awards Results - October/November 2013
On Not Dying of the Light - September 2013
The 2013 Dell Magazine Awards - August 2013
 Luna's First Heroes - July 2013
Guest Editorial by Ed Finn: Celebrate National Science Fiction Day by Learning to Live in the Future - June 2013
TFNG - April/May 2013
The Distaff Stuff - March 2013
Perils of Time Travel - February 2013
Poet of Mars - January 2013

2012
Merry Armageddon - December 2012
Science Fiction That Scars Children - October/November 2012
The 26th Annual Readers' Award Results - September 2012
The 2012 Dell Magazines Award - August 2012
The Secret Sharer - July 2012
We Have Met the Alien - June 2012
Vive La Différence! - April/May 2012
Whose Cannon? - March 2012
On Winning the Hugo - February 2012
Centering Science Fiction - January 2012

2011
Sliding Doors - December 2011
Send in the Right Reviewer - October/November 2011
The Twenty-Fifth Annual Readers' Award Results - September 2011
The 2011 Dell Magazines Award - August 2011
What's in a Title? - July 2011
Enter a Future - June 2011
Rose-Tinted Goggles - April/May 2011
Neal Barrett, Jr. - March 2011
¡Ay, Caramba! - February 2011
Martin Gardner - January 2011

2010
Sheila and Ted's Excellent Adventure - December 2010
Mermaids and Pink Elephants - October November 2010
2010 Readers' Award - September 2010
The 2010 Dell Magazines Award - August 2010
Out of This World - July 2010
Do Androids Dream of Electric Zhu Zhu Pets? - June 2010
B-Side Mentality - April/May 2010
Affecting Eternity II - March 2010
Affecting Eternity - February 2010
A Magazine by Any Name - January 2010

2009
All Around the Town - December 2009
True Confessions - October/November 2009
The 2009 Dell Magazines Award - September 2009
2009 Readers' Awards - August 2009
Boom and Bust - July 2009
James Patrick Kelly - June 2009
400 - Apri/May 2009
You Might Go Home Again - March 2009
Musica Universalis - February 2009
Controlled Chaos - January 2009

2008
New Dimensions - December 2008
The 2008 Dell Magazines Award - October/November 2008
2008 Readers' Awards - September 2008
Guest Editorial: Sir Arthur C. Clarke: 1917-2008—A Tribute - August 2008
Two Robots and an Alien Walk Into a Bar... - July 2008
Making an Entrance - June 2008
31 - April/May 2008
Panning for Gold - March 2008
My Rowboat -  February 2008
Harry Potter and the Future of Reading - January 2008

2007
Revisiting Apollo 8 - December 2007
Trends - October/November 2007
2007 Readers' Awards - September 2007
The 2007 Dell Magazines Award - August 2007
First Impressions - July 2007
Heroes, Unsung - June 2007
Isaac Asimov, George Scithers, Kathleen Moloney, Shawna McCarthy, Garnder Dozois, and Sheila Wiliams: In Memories Yet Green - April/May 2007
Alli/Tip and Me - March 2007
Guest Editorial by Brian Bieniowski: A Second-Hand Sensibility - February 2007
Anniversaries - January 2007

2006
How My Heart Breaks When I Hear That Song - December 2006
The Pulp-Art Time Machine - October/November 2006
2006 Readers' Awards - September 2006
The 2006 Dell Magazines Award - August 2006
Moon Day - July 2006
The Yellow Pill or Altered Perceptions - June 2006
Coming of Age - April/May 2006
Science Fiction Sudoku - March 2006
Alternate History - February 2006
Interaction - January 2006

2005
Writing Workshops - December 2005
Behind the Scenes - October/November 2005
Generations - September 2005
The 2005 Dell Magazines Award - August 2005
2005 Readers' Awards - July 2005
Robotics - April/May 2005
Editor's Note - March 2005
Editorial - February 2005
Editorial - January 2005 

Reflections by Robert Silverberg: 

2017
Gog & Magog - November/December 2017
The Last Hittite - September/October 2017‚Äč
Sharing Worlds - July/August 2017
Advertisements for Myself - May/June 2017
Forty Years! - March/April 2017
Two Cheers for Piltdown Man - January/February 2017

2016
Dead as a Dodo - December 2016
Magical Thinking - October/November 2016
"Darn," He Smiled - September 2016
The Software of Magic - August 2016
Persons from Porlock - July 2016
My Trip to the Future - June 2016
Thinking About Homer - April/May 2016
Writing Under the Influence - March 2016
A Famous Fantastic Mystery - February 2016
Fimbulwinter - January 2016

2015
Non-Asimovian Robots - December 2015
Star (Psi Cassiopeia) - October/November 2015
The Sixth Palace - September 2015
Reunite Gondwanaland! - August 2015
Leechdoms, Wortcunning, Starcraft - July 2015
The World to End Last Month - June 2015
Praising or Banning - April/May 2015
Lost in Translation II - March 2015
One-Hit Wonders - February 2015
Richard Hakluyt of Space - January 2015

2014
Rereading S. Fowler Wright - December 2014
Robert A. Heinlein, Author of The Martian Chronicles - October/November 2014
Flashing Before My Eyes - September 2014
Longevity - August 2014
Was Jule Verne a Science Fiction Writer? - July 2014
Borges, Leinster, Google - April/May 2014
Blues and Greens - March 2014
Rereading Philip José Farmer - February 2014
The Plurality of Worlds: A Contrarian View - January 2014

2013
The Plurality of Worlds - December 2013
Translations II - October/November 2013
Translations - September 2013
Rereading Simak - August 2013
"John Frum, He Come" - July 2013
". . . Not Even Wrong" - June 2013
My Desk - April/May 2013
The Year's Best Science Fiction - March 2013
Looking for Atlantis - February 2013
The Raft of Medusa - January 2013

2012
Libraries - December 2012
Decline and Fall - October/November 2012
Anthologies - September 2012
Big Endians/Little Endians - August 2012
Life In The Future - July 2012
Rereading Philip K. Dick - June 2012
As Slow As Possible - April/May 2012
My Voyage to Atlantis - March 2012
Rereading Edison - February 2012

2011
The Strange Case of the Patagonian Giants - December 2011
A Writer's Diary - October/November 2011
The Reign of the Retired Emperor - September 2011
Earth is the Strangest Planet - August 2011
The Fantastic Voyages of Sir John Mandeville - July 2011
Nothing New Under the Sun - June 2011
More About The Plot Genie - April/May 2011
The Plot Genie - March 2011
A Relic of Antiquity - February 2011
The Ruin - January 2011

2010
Rereading Kornbluth - December 2010
Ghost Stories - October/November 2010
Calling Dr. Asimov! - September 2010
Brave New Words - August 2010
The Search for Other Earths - July 2010
Satan, Get Thee Hence! - June 2010
Showing and Telling II - April/May 2010
Showing and Telling - March 2010
Rereading Clarke - February 2010
The Antikythera Computer - January 2010

2009
Building Worlds: Part III - December 2009
Building Worlds: Part II ­- October/November 2009
Building Worlds: Part I - September 2009
Adventures in the Far Future II - August 2009
Adventures in the Far Future - July 2009
In the Bush of Ghosts - June 2009
Rereading van Vogt - April/May 2009
Doomsday - March 2009
It Wasn't All That Easy - February 2009
Hic Rhodus, Hic Salta - January 2009

2008
A Logic Named Will - December 2008
Beaming It Down ­- October/November 2008
Another Thirtieth Anniversary - September 2008
Some Thoughts on the Short Story - August 2008
Rereading Stapledon II - July 2008
The Death of Gallium - June 2008
Rereading Stapledon - April/May 2008
Space Junk for Sale - March 2008
Toilet Nirvana - February 2008
Aladdin's Cave- January 2008

2007
Rereading Heinlein- December 2007
Rereading Theodore Sturgeon ­- October/November 2007
Saddam Wasn't the Worst - September 2007
Decoding Cuneiform - August 2007
Limbo on the Moon - July 2007
Resurrecting the Quagga – June 2007
Thirty Years! - April/May 2007
Jack Williamson - March 2007
Rereading Jack Vance - February 2007
Farming- January 2007

2006
Flashing Before My Eyes­- December 2006
Making Backups- October/November 2006
The Kraken - September 2006
The Thumb on the Dinosaur's Nose: II - August 2006
The Thumb on the Dinosaur's Nose - July 2006
Sixtus the Sixth - June 2006
Tracking Down the Ancestors - April/May 2006
Plutonium for Breakfast - March 2006
The Days of Perky Vivienne - February 2006
Levitating Your Dinner - January 2006

2005
Lovecraft as Science Fiction- December 2005
Serials- October/November 2005
Robert Burton, Anatomist of Melancholy - September 2005
The Greatness of Cornelius Drible - August 2005
Two Worldcons, Worlds Apart - July 2005
Mr. Orwell, Meet Mr. Dick and Herr Kafka - June 2005
Fantasies About Fiction - April/May 2005
A Pair of Ragged Jaws - March 2005
Grand Masters, the Sequel - February 2005
Gardner Moves On - January 2005

Thought Experiments

2016
Pushing the World in a Certain Direction and Other Acts of Submission - January 2016

2014
Jay O'Connell: Is Resistance Futile? Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Google Glass - October/November 2014
Allen M. Steele: Tomorrow Through the Past - September 2014

2013
Ed Finn: Dreaming Up a Center for Science and the Imagination - October/November 2013

2011
James Gunn: Celebrating Isaac - April/May 2011

2010
Aliette De Bodard: The View from the Other Side: Science Fiction and Non-Western/Non-Anglophone Countries - September 2010

2008
Rudy Rucker: The Great Awakening - August 2008
Kristine Kathryn Rusch: When the Whole World Looked Up - July 2008

2007
Michael Cassutt : Me and Deke and the Paradigm Shift - February 2007

2006
Kristine Kathryn Rusch: Barbarian Confessions - December 2006
Therese Littleton: Preserving the History of the Future - July 2006
Brian Bieniowski: A Possible Planet: SF & Electronic Music - April/May 2006
Joe Lazzaro: More Than Halfway To Anywhere - March 2006
Brooks Peck: Cyberpunk is Alive and Well and Living In- Where Else?- Japan - February 2006

2005
Therese Littleton: Invasion of the Vinyl Space Monkeys  - December 2005
Rudy Rucker: Adventures in Gnarly Computation  - November 2005
Cory Doctorow: When the Singularity is no Longer A Literary Device  - June 2005
Therese Littleton: The Robots We Want  - May 2005
Roger Ebert: How Propeller-Heads, BNFs, Sercon Geeks, Newbies, Recovering GAFIAtors, and Kids in the Basements Invented the World Wide Web, All Except for the Delivery System  - January 2005