Matrix, September/October 2004

Editor(s): Tom Hunter  Claire Weaver  Martin McGrath   
Pages: 32, A4
Price: 2.25
Cover: uncredited
Notes: #169

  Welcome: Write for Matrix - Tom Hunter   

  Matrix goes all weird - Tom Hunter   
  Its a weird world... - Claire Weaver   
  The new weird... or is it? - Steve Cockayne   
  The new weird... or is it? - Justina Robson   
  The new weird... or is it? - Jon Courtenay Grimwood   
  Wild EnFusiasm - Gary Fry   

  News - Claire Weaver   
  World of Science - Roderick Gladwish   
  Flicker (Film/TV News) - Martin McGrath   
  Foundation Favourites, Number 9: The Pleasures of a Futuroscope - Lord Dunsany - Andy Sawyer   
  Discovery: New on DVD (Van Helsing: The London Assignment; The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark Fury; Donnie Darko Director's - Martin McGrath   
  Pulpitations (Premonitions) - Roderick Gladwish   
  Resonances: Clash on Titan - Stephen Baxter   
  Checkpoint: Of fans and dreaming spires - Mark Plummer   
  BSFA Awards: Is small still beautiful? - Claire Brialey   
  Incoming - Claire Weaver   
  Encounters - Del Cotter   
  Competition 169; 165 Result; 167 Result & Solution - John Ollis   
  Rage Against... tropism! - Jay Caselberg   
  Crossword 169 - uncredited   

  Asher/'organic' - Anthony Nanson   
  Reply to Anthony Nanson - Tom Hunter   

Film Reviews
  Swinging times (Spiderman 2) - Martin McGrath   
  Code-breaking (Code 46) - Martin McGrath   
  Monstrous (Alien Vs Predator) - Martin McGrath   
  Not quite Camelot (King Arthur) - Anthony Nanson   
  Certainly not FAB (Thunderbirds) - Martin McGrath   
  Girl power? (The Stepford Wives; Catwoman) - Martin McGrath   
  Riddick's return (The Chronicles of Riddick) - Martin McGrath   
  Why, Robot? (I, Robot) - Martin McGrath   
  Don't go into the woods (The Village) - Martin McGrath   
  Tapes from the Crypt: The Seventh Sign - Martin McGrath   
  Heartbreak (Grave of the Fireflies) - Martin McGrath   
  Don't fear the reaper (Dead Like Me) - Martin McGrath   
  Tru-ly tedious (Tru Calling) - Martin McGrath   

  The truth about weird - China Mieville    by Claire Weaver
  Multiple personalities in order - Jane Johnson    Claire Weaver
  Magical mystery - Susannah Clarke    Tom Weaver
  Quercus maximus - Paul Brazier    Martin Sketchley

Book Reviews by uncredited
  Natural History - Justina Robson   
  Perdido Street Station - China Mieville   
  The Year of Our War - Steph Swainston   

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