The SLF is a non-profit arts foundation, modeled on the National Endowment for the Arts, but focused specifically on serving the speculative literature (science fiction, fantasy, and horror) community.  We […]

Deep Dish in December!

Great Deep Dish SFF reading at Volumes Bookcafe last night — thanks again to all the readers and speakers (Mary Robinette Kowal, Stephen Segal, Michi Trota, Michael Moreci, Angeli Primlani, […]

We’re running our winter fundraiser on Kickstarter’s new Drip system, a way to pledge a little or a lot to support your favorite arts projects.  Join us as a sponsor, […]

Deep Dish Reading Sat 10/7!

Join novelist Mary Robinette Kowal, debut novelist Cath Schaff-Stump, host Mary Anne Mohanraj, plus Chris Bauer, Richard Chwedyk, and Meg Khoury for the inaugural Deep Dish, a Chicago SF/F reading […]

We were supposed to announce the winner(s) of the 2017 Diverse Writers Grant and the Diverse Worlds Grant this past Friday, September 15, but our jurors are still hard at […]

Update on the 2016 Working Class Writers Grant:   Our jurors are still in the process of selecting the winner for the 2016 Working Class Writers Grant. We hope to […]