Who are the Queer Asian SFFH Illuminati? We’re a secret cabal of writers and artists who control speculative fiction and ensure that gatekeepers undermine white men’s success.
Nah, just kidding. No matter what the Puppies want you to think, there’s no real shadowy underground society scheming to wreck science fiction. We’re just some friends who like to create stories and art that fuck with hegemonic narratives.
We are: SL Huang ❈ Likhain ❈ Nicasio Andres Reed ❈ Nibedita Sen ❈ Alyssa Wong ❈ JY Yang ❈ Isabel Yap
And these are the tables of contents we’ve shared:
An Alphabet of Embers
“Transfers to Connecting Flights” by JY Yang. Flash.Illustrated by Likhain.
“Even If You Want To” by Nicasio Andres Reed, credited as Gabby Reed. 10 lines.“Particularities” by S. Qiouyi Lu. 10 lines.“Consistencies” by S. Qiouyi Lu. 8 lines.
“Song of the Krakenmaid” written by JY Yang and illustrated by Likhain. 3,400 words.
“The Lies You Learned” by S. Qiouyi Lu. 118 lines.“Elegy for the Hulk” by Nicasio Andres Reed. 23 lines.
Queers Destroy Science Fiction! (Lightspeed 61)
“A Brief History of Whaling with Remarks Upon Ancient Practices” by Nicasio Andres Reed, credited as Gabby Reed. Flash.“Letter From an Artist to a Thousand Future Versions of Her Wife” by JY Yang. Flash.
Strange Horizons 7/18/2016
“Her Sacred Spirit Soars” by S. Qiouyi Lu. 5,400 words.“The Tourist” by Nicasio Andres Reed. 1,500 words.
“The Blood That Pulses in the Veins of One” by JY Yang. 2,800 words.“You’ll Surely Drown Here If You Stay” by Alyssa Wong. 10,000 words.“Alamat” by Isabel Yap. 500 words.
Up and Coming: Stories by the 2016 Campbell-Eligible Authors
“Hunting Monsters” by SL Huang. Short story.“By Degrees and Dilatory Time” by SL Huang. Short story.Zero Sum Game by SL Huang. Novel excerpt.“Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers” by Alyssa Wong. Short story.“The Fisher Queen” by Alyssa Wong. Short story.“Santos de Sampaguitas” by Alyssa Wong. Short story.“A House of Anxious Spiders” by JY Yang. Short story.“Temporary Saints” by JY Yang. Flash.“Milagroso” by Isabel Yap. Short story.“The Oiran’s Song” by Isabel Yap. Novelette.“Good Girls” by Isabel Yap. Short story.