Fabulist News

News and updates on open calls, special events, activities, programs and projects.

We’ve been shortlisted for the Utopia Awards

We're chuffed to share that we've had two pieces shortlisted for the first annual Utopia Awards, established by the good folks over at Solar Punk Magazine. Check out the shortlist — we're in amazing(!) company, ...

The Year Ahead

The world so full of dire turns, and here we are telling stories. It's not just idle escapism. We turn to imaginative and fantastical tales because they keep us alive. Give us hope, inspiration, meaning, ...

Our 2022 Short-Fiction Lineup — So Far

We're thrilled to announce our initial short-fiction lineup for 2022. We will be adding new material — fiction, nonfiction, poetry and art — to our schedule throughout the year, but we're very pleased to be ...

Mark your calendars: Sept. 24 in San Francisco

Just a quick note to let you know that our first independently produced event is now booked. The First ConFabulist ConVergence — working title! — will be coming to Adobe Books (3130-24th Street, San Francisco), ...

Pushcart Prize update, what’s up with the slush, fall event

Each year, The Fabulist submits a selection of stories to the Pushcart Prize nominating committee for inclusion in their annual Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Press anthology. This year marks a first for us, ...

All-Star ‘Radical Science Fiction’ Symposium: Feb. 26-27

Here's one not to miss. The great PM Press is teaming up with City Lights Books in San Francisco to host an all-star, two-day, virtual symposium on radical traditions in science fiction. The events, on ...