The eleventh Star Trek movie is opening this Friday, and I don’t know about you, but I’ve already bought my ticket. It’s a reboot of the original series, which means more James Tiberius Kirk, Spock, and the rest of the the gang. It’s enough to make me jump up and down in excitement.
Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction is edited by Jeff Prucher. Prucher’s entertaining entries are a window to the entire science fiction genre, through the words invented and passed along throughout the years.
Jeff Prucher looks at words that come from science fiction.
Jeff Prucher looks at words coined by science fiction and fantasy fans.
Jeff Prucher guest blogs for Ben Zimmer
Jeff Prucher reflects on winning the Hugo Award.
Ben Zimmer looks at the word taze/tase.