If you ever go to Stockholm, make sure to visit the Hallwyl Museum, a late 19th-century city mansion - now a museum.
If you can't come in person, there is an exhibition on-line called 40rok (40 rooms and one kitchen). In Swedish only, but you'll understand, as long as you stick to the pages with photos ... Right now it's focused on the kitchen and everything that was…Continue
Added by Anna Chen on January 31, 2011 at 8:01pm — No Comments
New from Sean Wallace:
"I'm now taking original submissions for The Mammoth Book of Steampunk,
to be published by Robinson in the UK and Running Press in the US in…
Added by Lia Keyes on January 31, 2011 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Ray Hemphill is looking for Steampunk authors interested in doing a book signing in San Diego before Abney Park perform on February 12th, 2011. If you're interested, feel free to contact him on his SWAG page by private mail. Book signings done as a group can be a lot of fun!…Continue
Added by Lia Keyes on January 24, 2011 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Hydra Publications has announced the upcoming Steam Works anthology. Due out in early spring, it promises to be a raucous good time, so make sure you check it out when it comes 'round.
Here's the TOC-
Mr. Worthy’s Waltz – Mae Empson…
On the night after Christmas in downtown Denver, I had the delightful opportunity to experience an evening of music and dance with a decidedly Steampunk flavor called "The Con: A Steamphunk Reverie." The theatrical performance was a collaboration between a three-piece string group called The…
Added by Michelle Black on January 22, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Cross posted from Free the Princess (http://freetheprincess.blogspot.com)
The men and women of Victorian England were one of the most sustainable generations in British history.…
Added by Lia Keyes on January 19, 2011 at 1:30am — No Comments
It goes without saying that running a Facebook Page, Twitter account, social network, Tumblr, Blog, and GoodReads forum is more than one person should try to do alone, so if any of you would like to get involved, here's a list of easy ways you can help:
The Steampunk Writers & Artists Guild now has its own discussion group on GoodReads!
For those of you who aren't on GoodReads yet, you should really consider the tremendous benefits…Continue
I've been thinking about Tesla and if we have someone in Sweden who could serve as a kind of Swedish substitute for him. Maybe this guy, Gustaf de Laval, a brilliant scientist and inventor who died broke because of his total lack of financial intelligence. He invented a…Continue
Added by Anna Chen on January 17, 2011 at 5:00am — No Comments
Swedish publishing house Kabusa has this 1890sYourself-website.
Nice. But why am I holding a whip?
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OUTREACH INTERNATIONAL is pleased to announce our CAMPUS online workshop/class for the month of February
STEAMED UP: THE ANATOMY OF WRITING STEAMPUNK
INSTRUCTOR: Beth Daniels
DATES: February 1st – 28th, 2011
COST: $20 - Members, $25 - Non…
Added by Lia Keyes on January 16, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments