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June 2016 ISSUE

The Snow of Jinyang

Our fourth podcast for June is “The Snow of Jinyang” written by Zhang Ran and read by Kate Baker.

 
icon for podpress  Clarkesworld Magazine Issue 117 - The Snow of Jinyang by Zhang Ran [144:14m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (26547)

Originally published in Chinese in New Science Fiction, January 2014.
 
Translated and published in partnership with Storycom.

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June 2016 ISSUE

The Snow of Jinyang

Translators’ Note
This story is an alternate history and features events that would have been familiar to its original Chinese audience. To help set the scene for those less familiar with this period of history, we provide the following background information:
Jinyang was an ancient city located in modern-day Shanxi Province, China. This story takes place in [...]

January 2015 ISSUE

Ether

Our fifth podcast for January is “Ether” written by Zhang Ran, translated by Carmen Yiling Yan and Ken Liu, and read by Alasdair Stuart.

 
icon for podpress  Clarkesworld Magazine Issue 100 - Ether by Zhang Ran [88:34m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (24705)

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January 2015 ISSUE

Ether

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All of a sudden, I’m thinking about an evening from the winter when I was twenty-two.
A pair of pretty twin sisters sat to my right, chattering away; at my left sat a fat boy clutching a soft drink that he kept refilling. My plate contained cold chicken, cheese, and cole slaw. I don’t remember how [...]