SF/F Genre Glossary

The SF/F Genre Glossary Project Index

Dark fantasy, sword and sorcery, slip stream, paranormal? Is it all making your head spin? This is a reference page intended to provide basic working definitions and examples of SF/F subgenres.

Welcome to the
Speculative Fiction Genre Glossary Project

In which I attempt to define…stuff.

This list will be updated regularly. Terms are listed in alphabetical order.

Cross Genre



Science Fiction