If, like me, you’ve been distressed at the disappearance of John Clute’s years of Excessive Candour columns from the web in the wake of SciFi.com’s idiotic, deck-chair rearranging rebranding to “Syfy”—or if you’ve simply never had the pleasure of reading through Clute’s extraordinarily literate and witty book reviews—I have some links for you, courtesy of the divinities at the Wayback Machine.

It’s more than a bit upsetting that the archives of a magazine that has published much of the best criticism of Anglophone Science Fiction and Fantasy literature have been tossed away like fish wrappings. We’re very lucky to have the archive.org people fighting to save these first few decades of internet culture from being erased by shortsighted fools.