Happy Birthday, Richard Curtis!
Today Gateway wishes a very Happy Birthday to gentleman, scholar, agent extraordinaire and publishing visionary, Richard Curtis. Richard Curtis’s eponymous literary agency has counted many of the great and good of SF publishing over the more than forty year’s of its life, including Greg Bear, Harlan Ellison, Kim Harrison, Fritz Leiber, Pamela Sargent and Dan […]Read More
The 10th Victim
This is a public service announcement. Fans of classic SF cinema need to know that today sees the release of the dual-format DVD & Blu-Ray version of The 10th Victim, Elio Petri‘s 1965 film, starring Ursula Andress and based on Robert Sheckley‘s story ‘The Seventh Victim’. Here’s the catalogue copy: Set in the near future, […]Read More
Dave Duncan’s The Great Game Trilogy
Over at E-Reads, agent, author, visionary and publisher extraordinaire, Richard Curtis has some thoughts on Dave Duncan‘s The Great Game trilogy: In the midst of the horror of the First World War, a stranger falls from nowhere into the mud and death of Flanders battlefield–bruised, babbling, and stark naked with a remarkable story to tell. […]Read More
Eon . . . Eternity . . . Legacy
The redoubtable Richard Curtis – literary agent extraordinaire and eBook pioneer – has posted an appreciation of Greg Bear‘s epic ‘Eon’ trilogy, at his E-Reads site. Since Gollancz and SF Gateway are proud to publish Greg Bear in the UK & Commonwealth, and since Bear is one of our foremost hard SF writers and the son-in-law […]Read More