Thursday, October 25, 2007

Ahmed A. Khan to co-edit new SF anthology with Islamic theme

Ahmed A. Khan has agreed to co-edit an anthology of SF stories that feature Islam or at least one Muslim character in a positive light, at the request of Mohammad Aurangzeb Ahmad, who created and maintains the Muslims Writing Science Fiction site. Ahmed has issued a call for submissions as follows:

Theme: As above.

Genre: SF or fantasy. No horror, please.

Length: Any

Reprints: Okay.

Simultaneous Submissions: No

Deadline: January 31, 2008

Rights: One-time anthology rights.

Send submissions as .doc or .rtf attachments to

Payment: 1 cent per word, with a minimum of $10 and maximum of $40 + a contributor's copy. The payment will be upon publication.