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Index to all issues, 2001-2013


Cover by Mo Starkey

Argentus, 2013, Issue 13

Containing work by

Sheryl Birckhead, Colleen Cahill, Randy B. Cleary, Kurt Erichsen, Brad W. Foster**, Christopher Garcia**, Rich Horton, Dan Kimmel*, Paul Kincaid, Deb Kosiba, A. B. Kynock, Mark Leeper, Alec Phillips, Steven Pitluk, Robert L. Rede, Mike Resnick**,  Steven H Silver*, Mo Starkey, Steve Stiles*, James L. Terman, Heather Urbanski, Ray van Tilburg, Paul Weimer, Tom Whitmore, Brianna SpaceKat Wu, Frank Wu**, Alan Ziebarth

 


Cover by Steven H Silver

 

Argentus, 2012, Issue 12

Containing work by

Warren Buff, Kurt Erichsen, Phil Foglio, Brad W. Foster**, Christopher Garcia**, Jessica Guggenheim, Rich Horton, Evelyn Leeper*, Fred Lerner, Terrence Miltner, Helen Montgomery, Pat Sayre McCoy, Priscilla Olson, Steven H Silver*, W.A. Thomasson, Alex von Thorn, David B. Williams, Brianna SpaceKat Wu, Frank Wu**

 


Cover by Val Purcell

Argentus, 2012, Special Edition From Argentus to Zenith

Containing work by

Gregory Benford*, Brad W. Foster**, Christopher Garcia**, Steven Pitluk, Mark Plummer*, John Purcell, Val Purcell, Robert L. Rede, Steven H Silver*, MO Starkey*, Peter Sullivan

with reprints by

John F. Burke, Ted Carnell, Maurice K. Hanson, Harry Turner, C.S. Youd

 


Cover by Stu Shiffman

 

Argentus, 2011, Issue 11

Containing work by

Sheryl Birkhead*, Bob Blackwood, Warren Buff, Michael A. Burstein*, James Daily, Ryan Davidson, Kurt Erichsen, Rhonda Eudaly, Brad W. Foster, Christopher Garcia**, Deb Geisler, Richard Gilliam, Alexis Gilliland**, Fred Lerner, Rich Lynch, Christopher McKitterick, Mark Olson, Robert L. Rede, Robert Sabella, Stu Shiffman, Steven H Silver*, Taral Wayne, Brianna SpaceKat Wu, Frank Wu**

 


Cover by MO Starkey

 

Argentus, 2011, Special Edition Argentus: Neptune 

A Celebration of the first Neptunian anniversary of the discovery of the planet Neptune.

Mike Brotherton, Michael A. Burstein*, Brother Guy Consolmagno, SJ, Marianne Dyson, Kurt Erichsen, Brad W. Foster**, Heidi Hammel, Bill Higgins, Sue Mason**, Chris McKitterick, Christian Ready, Steven H Silver*, MO Starkey, Steve Stiles*, and Diane Turnshek

This issue is only available on-line.


Cover by Steve Stiles

 

Argentus, 2010, Issue 10

Containing work by

James Bacon, Sheryl Birkhead*, Michael A. Burstein*, John DeNardo, Alex Eisenstein, Rhonda Eudaly, Alexis Gilliland**, Anne Gray, Brian Gray, Steve Green, Mark Herrup, Rich Horton, Dan Kimmel, Mark Leeper, Rich Lynch, Jim Mann, Pierre Pettinger, Robert Rede, Mike Resnick**, William Rotsler**, Marah Searle-Kovacevic, Steven H Silver*, Steve Stiles*, Michael D. Thomas, Connie Willis**, delphyne woods**, and Leah Zeldes*

A LoC from Lloyd Penney on Argentus 9 was inadvertently left out of this issue.  You can read it here, along with LoCs on the new ish.


Cover by MO Starkey

 

The Saint Petersburg Gazette and Dawson's Landing Herald, April 21, 2010

A 'zine to commemorate the centennial of the death of Mark Twain.

Containing work by

Alma Alexander, Johnny Carruthers, Valerie Fausone, Peter Heck, Gary McGath, Baron DavE Romm, Steven H Silver, MO Starkey, Mark Twain

This issue is only available on-line.


Cover by MO Starkey

 

Argentus, 2009, Issue 9
HUGO NOMINATED!!!

Containing work by

Alma Alexander, James Bacon, Gregory Benford*, Sheryl Birkhead*, Michael A. Burstein*, Richard Chwedyk*, Julie E. Czerneda, Sondra de Jong, Kurt Erichsen, Brad W. Foster**, Chris Garcia*, Ann Green, Steve Green, John Helfers*, Janis Ian, Howard Andrew Jones, Deb Kosiba, Nancy Kress**, Jay Lake*, Fred Lerner, David D. Levine**, Sue Mason**, Jack McDevitt*, Robert Rede, Mike Resnick**, Ralph Roberts, William Rotsler**, Larry Sanderson, Steven H Silver*, Robert Silverberg**, Tom Smith, MO Starkey, Michael D. Thomas, Harry Turtledove**, Taral Wayne*, Brianna SpaceKat Wu, Joel Zakem

Some Links:

Silent Filmography
Buster Keaton's The Railrodder


Cover by Brad W. Foster

 

Argentus, 2009, Special Edition Argentus Presents the Art of the Con
HUGO NOMINATED!!!

Containing work by

James Bacon, Sheryl Birkhead*, Boskone, Kurt Erichsen, Brad W. Foster**, Chris Garcia*, Lisa Hertel, Randy Kaempen, Sharon Kahn & Minicon, Mary Kay Kare, Deb Kosiba, Priscilla Olson, Baron DavE Romm, Bill Roper, William Rotsler**,  Isabel Schechter, Stu Shiffman**, Susan Shwartz*, Steven H Silver*, Kevin Standlee, Steve Stiles*, Michael D. Thomas, Ann Totusek, Taral Wayne*, Patty Wells, delphyne woods**, Ben Yalow

This issue is only available on-line.


Cover by delphyne woods

Argentus, 2008, Issue 8
HUGO NOMINATED!!!
Winner of the Chronic Rift Roundtable Award for Best Fanzine

Containing work by

Alma Alexander, Matthew Appleton, Sheryl Birkhead*, Michael A. Burstein*, Zachary Charney Cohen, Brad Foster**, Chris Garcia*, Diana Pavlac Glyer*, John Hertz*, Jim C. Hines, Richard Horton, Trinlay Khadro, Daniel Kimmel, Paul Kincaid, Deb Kosiba, Jay Lake*, Fred Lerner, William Rotsler**,  Pat Sayre McCoy, Steven H Silver*, John Teehan, Lynne Thomas, Michael Thomas, Taral Wayne*, delphyne woods**, Brianna Spacekat Wu, Frank Wu**

 


Cover by Deb Kosiba

 

Argentus, 2007, Issue 7
HUGO NOMINATED!!!

Containing work by

Matthew Appleton, Sheryl Birkhead*, Georges Dodd, Brad Foster**, Richard Horton, Howard Andrew Jones, James Nicoll, John O'Neill, Mike Resnick**, William Rotsler**,  Peter Sands, Steven H Silver*, Allen Steele**, Michael Thomas, Taral Wayne*

 



Cover by Frank Wu

 

Argentus, 2006, Issue 6

Containing work by

Matthew Appleton, Sheryl Birkhead*, Bob Blackwood, John Flynn*, Brad Foster*, Christopher Garcia, Trinlay Khadro, Alethea Kontis, Mark Leeper, Joseph T. Major*, Laurie D.T. Mann, James Nicoll, Dave Romm, William Rotsler**,  Steven Savile, Steven H Silver*, Steve Sneyd, Kevin Standlee, Steve Stiles*, Alex von Thorn, Taral Wayne*, Ted White, Nicholas Whyte, Frank Wu**


Cover by Steven H Silver

 

Argentus, 2005, Issue 5:  The Alliterative Argentus

Containing work by

Julie E. Czerneda, Mike Resnick**, Steve Sawicki, Stan Schmidt*, David M. Silver, Steven H Silver*, Susan Sizemore, Sherwood Smith, Steve Stiles*, S.M. Stirling, Steve Stoliar, Greg Williams, Gene Wolfe*

 


Cover by Brad W. Foster

 

Argentus, 2005, Special Edition Argentus Guide to Gameshows

Containing work by
Brad W. Foster**, Tom Galloway, Rich Horton, Trinlay Khadro, Guy H. Lillian III*,  Perianne Lurie, William Rotsler**,  Steven H Silver*, Steve Stiles*, Taral Wayne*, Frank Wu**

This issue is only available on-line.


Cover by Brad W. Foster

 

Argentus, 2004, Issue Four

Containing work by
Sheryl Birkhead*, Jason K. Burnett, Michael A. Burstein**, John F. Carr, Brad W. Foster**, John Hertz, Rich Horton, Trinlay Khadro, David Langford**, Rich Lynch**, Joseph Major*, Larry Niven**, William Rotsler**, Pat Sayre McCoy, Steven H Silver*, Steve Stiles*, Taral Wayne*, Nicholas Whyte

 

Argentus
Cover by Bob Eggleton

 

Argentus, Summer 2003, Issue Three

Containing work by
Sheryl Birkhead*, Ken Cheslin, Br. Guy Consolmagno, SJ, Bob Eggleton**, Brad W. Foster**, Evelyn Leeper*, Mark Leeper, Fred Lerner, Ed Meskys, Cheryl Morgan, Lloyd Penney, Steven Pitluk, Bill Roper, William Rotsler**, Steven H Silver*, Steve Stiles*, Taral Wayne*

Argentus 
Cover by Sheryl Birkhead

 

Argentus, Summer 2002, Issue Two

Containing work by
Sheryl Birkhead*, Kurt Erichsen, Brad W. Foster**, Mike Glyer**, Teddy Harvia**, Rich Horton, Bart Kemper, Fred Lerner, Guy H. Lillian III*, Sue Mason*, Cheryl Morgan, Erik V. Olson, Marc Ortlieb, Lloyd Penney, Steven Pitluk, Bill Roper, Joyce Scrivner, Stu Shiffman**, Steven H Silver*, David Truesdale*.

Argentus
Cover by Sue Mason

 

Argentus, Fall 2001, Issue One

Containing work by
Michael A. Andaluz, Jeff Berkwits, Bob Blackwood, Bob Devney*, Richard Gilliam, Rich Horton, Dan Kimmel, Mark Leeper, Sue Mason**, Erik V. Olson, Mike Resnick**, Pat Sayre McCoy, Stu Shiffman**, Steven H Silver*, Dave Truesdale*, and Tom  Whitmore

 

Letters of Comments, Submissions, etc. should be sent to

Steven H Silver
707 Sapling Lane
Deerfield, IL 60015-3969.

Argentus LoCs

Argentus Web Exclusive Articles

Book Reviews

News (at SF Site)

Fannish Birthdays

ISSN 2159-6727 (print)
ISSN 2159-6735 (online)

Contents for Argentus 12:
  • When Is a Prequel Also a Reboot?, Heather Urbanski
  • Travel to the Past, Travel to the Futre, Steven H Silver
  • What SF/F Books Would You Recommend for Non-SF Readers?, Paul Kincaid
  • Starting Someone Out in SF, Tom Whitmore
  • Recommendations for New SF Readers, Alan Ziebarth
  • Eleven Significant Anthologies of the Past Quarter Century, Rich Horton
  • Dime Novels in the Library of Congress, Colleen Cahill
  • Movie Marathon, Dan Kimmel
  • Unrecognized Talent, Kurt Erichson
  • Not Just Armor: Covers for Heinlein’s Starship Troopers, Frank Wu, Brianna SpaceKat Wu, and James L. Terman
  • The Postman's Moral Ambiguity, Mark Leeper
  • Listening to Wagner, Warren Buff
  • Mock Section: Review of SF from 1930s authors 

 

 

I'm always looking for art to include in future issues of Argentus. If you have some, please feel free to e-mail it to me or mail it to me at the above address for future inclusion.

* Hugo Nominee, ** Hugo Winner

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