Issue 170

Issue 170
Chronic Fatigue
Cameron Dixon questions how far the TV series should explore the consequences of its storylines.
The latest news from the worlds of Doctor Who.
Fluid Links
Robert Smith? reviews The Bells of Saint John.
The Faceless One
Alex Boyd contrasts how Doctor Who and Star Trek stories fundamentally differ in their opening scenes.
Crater of Needles
Gian-Luca di Rocco reviews The Rings of Akhetan.
David J. Lamb reviews Cold War.
Love & Monsters
Deborah Stanish argues that the classic companions are just as competent and strong as the modern companions.
Block Transfers
Julie Chaston reviews Hide.
The Tempered Schism
Peter McAlpine interviews Stuart Douglas of Obverse Books, publishers of the Iris Wildthyme and Faction Paradox spin-offs.
The Land of Fiction
Jason A. Miller reviews the new hardcover novels The Wheel of Ice and Dark Horizons. Plus, reviews of the latest Fifth and Fourth Doctor audios from Big Finish, UNIT: Dominion, Dark Eyes, Love and War, the Sixth Doctor’s voyages with Jago and Litefoot, and JN-T: The Life and Scandalous Times of John Nathan-Turner.


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Writer Gary Russell to visit Toronto June 9th

Who Party Toronto Presents:
An Afternoon With Gary Russell
Sunday June 9th, 2013 from noon until 6:00pm
Paupers Pub (second floor), 539 Bloor Street W.
Cost: $15 for the afternoon

On Sunday June 9th, 2013 join The Doctor Who Information Network and Who Party Toronto for An Afternoon With Gary Russell on the second floor of Paupers Pub at 539 Bloor Street West.

The afternoon will feature a Q&A session with our guest Doctor Who writer and Script Editor Gary Russell as well as a live video commentary of a Doctor Who episode that he worked on, an autograph session, a trivia competition and an afternoon of discussions and socializing with other Doctor Who fans.

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