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Looking for recommendations for people to follow. OK to boost. (Bonus points if they post about social science fiction, cultural anthropology, or library science.)

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is anyone a library tech? do you enjoy it?

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Looking for examples of alien species with composite personalities like the joined Trill in Star Trek, especially prior to it.

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can anyone recommend a science fiction discord community?

This Alien Shore, not-really-spoilers 

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i'm a month late, but they finally added highlighting to calibre

mh 

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Gotta love the unskilled labor trope. Labor that most rich kids can't do to save their lives.

Death Note Spoiler 

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literally so many of the criticisms liberals lay at the feet of trump he can 100% correctly respond "oh well I'm just being a smart businessman"

and if you, because you are a liberal, don't have any substantive existential critique of businessmen, there's not really any counter to that

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""In settler-colonial societies, land appears as an immense accumulation of property titles. To traditionalist Indigenous Peoples, in contrast, land is not a thing in itself but a social relationship between all living & non-living beings."
#LandBack
briarpatchmagazine.com/article

forgot how much i love this owen pallett cover of guided by voices
youtu.be/w47Spz3ybmc?t=101

i'm not sure how different models of the universe might justify supernatural beliefs or how AI created models won't reflect the ideas of the humans who built them, but at least he's trying to be interesting
kschroeder.com/my-books/ventus

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making straight people have to choose 'other' and write it in is praxis

really like that my county texted confirmation that my ballot was received and counted

can anyone recommend a science fiction discord community?

Looking for examples of alien species with composite personalities like the joined Trill in Star Trek, especially prior to it.

need to find some quality analysis of how the anthropological imagination creates/distorts cultures.

every time i see a mh content warning i automatically read it as monster hunter

Does anyone play Dofus? Has anyone even heard of Dofus?

Looking for songs with surreal/weird lyrics. Anyone have recommendations?

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Wandering Shop

The Wandering Shop is a Mastodon instance initially geared for the science fiction and fantasy community but open to anyone. We want our 'local' timeline to have the feel of a coffee shop at a good convention: tables full of friendly conversation on a wide variety of topics. We welcome everyone who wants to participate, so long as you're willing to abide by our code of conduct.